Hoppy Fourth of July, Everyone! - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Hops Growing > Hoppy Fourth of July, Everyone!

Thread Tools
Old 07-04-2012, 07:35 PM   #1
Sep 2008
Lafayette, CO
Posts: 494
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts

Colorado may be on fire, the air may smell like a camp fire, and this hot & dry year has been lousy for staying cool, but I have never harvested hops this early!

I cut down my Zeus (middle pot), and I think I'll harvest the Willamette (left pot) this weekend or next. I'm very excited about the possibility of a double harvest. If we get an early or late winter this year it will be win-win: late winter means double hops harvest, and early winter means that we might actually have a snowboarding season, unlike last year

That's 18 oz of wet Zeus. Whoo-hoo!

Kelpie Home Brewery, Lafayette Colorado
Primary: Creek Dog Stout x2, Two Dogs IPA, Grinning Kelpie Wheat
Secondary: empty :(
In Bottles: Belgian Wheat

Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-2012, 01:51 AM   #2
May 2012
Carlisle, PA
Posts: 1,490
Liked 379 Times on 266 Posts

hell ya man looks like you will be a happy brewer for awhile

Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-2012, 02:03 AM   #3
Waste Allocation Load Lifter - Earth Class
passedpawn's Avatar
Apr 2009
☼ Clearwater, FL ☼
Posts: 26,257
Liked 6894 Times on 4076 Posts


Independence, woot!
- Andrew

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Harvest in July Kaz Hops Growing 11 07-15-2011 11:42 AM
Hop update july 12 2011 brewyourown4life Hops Growing 1 07-13-2011 08:04 PM
Hop and Brew School July 16-17 2011 Hopfarmer Hops Growing 0 06-22-2011 07:10 PM
Sunny South Georgia, hoppy future? shlegminitism Hops Growing 17 03-27-2010 02:02 PM
My hops are not verry hoppy Donasay Hops Growing 9 08-11-2008 03:13 PM

Forum Jump