I'm considering ordering fresh(wet)hops, what should I know? - Home Brew Forums
Register Now For Free!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > I'm considering ordering fresh(wet)hops, what should I know?

Thread Tools
Old 07-24-2012, 02:03 PM   #1
May 2012
Morgantown, Wv
Posts: 2,224
Liked 455 Times on 293 Posts

Brewing a wet hopped beer seems like a great idea given how much I have enjoyed some of the commercial wet hopped offerings I have tasted.

I have this lingering feeling that given how fragile, time sensitive, and expensive to ship(due to increased speed needed) this may be more of a PITA than its worth. Thoughts....??

Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2012, 02:22 PM   #2
Jun 2012
oakland, ca
Posts: 212
Liked 64 Times on 41 Posts

I think you are in the one day shipping range. Go for it. It's no more of a PITA than any other beer. But be ready to brew on a moment's notice because once they ship, they are losing some of the freshness.

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fresh hops callisbeers General Beer Discussion 1 07-14-2012 06:50 PM
Fresh hops or dead hops? Gonzo General Beer Discussion 4 09-10-2011 08:28 PM
Fresh hops to pellet hops? mike1978 General Beer Discussion 4 01-11-2010 02:31 AM
Sites for ordering grains and hops? Hopheader General Beer Discussion 6 01-05-2010 11:55 PM
What to do with fresh hops? Hoppus_Poppatopolis General Beer Discussion 9 10-06-2009 12:27 PM

Forum Jump