You know you're a hophead when... - Page 2 - Home Brew Forums
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > You know you're a hophead when...

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 12-11-2012, 01:23 AM   #11
Johnnyhitch1
Recipes 
 
Dec 2011
SiX-ThReE-OnE, NY
Posts: 2,131
Liked 245 Times on 205 Posts


Sucking on the hop sack after the boil or draining it into a pitcher of lemonade or iced tea to drink after your 6 hour brewday.


__________________
^~~ "Like" it, Ill Give you beer ~~^
(({Brewing for the Movement Within}))

Primary:DUST
Kegged:AIR
BOTTLES:

Beer: NZ Brett (BD:9/16/12)
Mead: Blueberry-lemon, Raspberry-Lime, Habenero, POM, Traditional.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 01:26 AM   #12
Johnnyhitch1
Recipes 
 
Dec 2011
SiX-ThReE-OnE, NY
Posts: 2,131
Liked 245 Times on 205 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by mcbaumannerb View Post
while waiting to add it to the boil kettle, you stick your whole face in the hop bag and inhale as long and deeply as possible!
(True story from last night with my UK Kent)
I heard this is how Budweiser "hand-picks" there hops.

Gee Golly!


__________________
^~~ "Like" it, Ill Give you beer ~~^
(({Brewing for the Movement Within}))

Primary:DUST
Kegged:AIR
BOTTLES:

Beer: NZ Brett (BD:9/16/12)
Mead: Blueberry-lemon, Raspberry-Lime, Habenero, POM, Traditional.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 01:27 AM   #13
BBL_Brewer
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
 
BBL_Brewer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Feb 2011
Kokomo, IN
Posts: 3,704
Liked 439 Times on 302 Posts


When brewday yields more weight in wet hops than it does wort.
__________________
Slots Down Brewery
Stick with the plan....not the sparge.


Never Ending Liquid Yeast - How to Farm Yeast and Freeze it.


TyGuy716 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 02:14 AM   #14
Billy-Klubb
HBT Berry Puncher
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
 
Billy-Klubb's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Nov 2012
Windom, MN
Posts: 11,604
Liked 5894 Times on 3467 Posts


even after showering, you have the distinct smell of Nugget on you after a brew day.
__________________
There is a difference between pride and arrogance. Which do you hold in your heart?
Quote:
Originally Posted by Helen Williams View Post
"If ceramic squirrels are banned, only druks will have ceramic squirrels!"
Quote:
Originally Posted by Randar View Post
I've plenty of legit material... No need to go making up quotes for your sig.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 02:21 AM   #15
turvis
Recipes 
 
Jan 2012
Posts: 195
Liked 26 Times on 23 Posts


You buy hop soap to have said smell on you every day.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 02:21 AM   #16
45_70sharps
Recipes 
 
Sep 2012
Raymond, Washington
Posts: 1,807
Liked 172 Times on 141 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by Billy-Klubb View Post
even after showering, you have the distinct smell of Nugget on you after a brew day.
That's called Cologne. Any women not attracted to that smell isn't the right woman anyway.
__________________
Let's see if I keep this updated!

On tap
Black Butte clone

In secondary
Pumpkin ale

In primary
Honey wit

Up next.. Firestone Union Jack clone

 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 02:43 AM   #17
shelly_belly
Chilly Winds
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
 
shelly_belly's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Jul 2009
Rabbittown, Bama
Posts: 1,646
Liked 182 Times on 145 Posts


When you have a "pinch" between your cheek and gum.

2
People Like This 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 02:53 AM   #18
nukebrewer
Brew the brew!
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
nukebrewer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Oct 2008
Groton, CT
Posts: 5,670
Liked 2865 Times on 1733 Posts


Done that before. Mostly just to get an idea of the flavor a hop will contribute, but I tend to leave it in a little too long.
__________________
The only thing more asinine than stupid rules is the enforcement of rules simply because they are the rules.

Inhopsicated: A Beer Blog

Inhopsicated on Twitter

 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 02:54 AM   #19
Nightshade
Recipes 
 
Apr 2012
Richland, WA
Posts: 1,421
Liked 193 Times on 150 Posts


When you chew on pellets during the brew day.
__________________
Catch the next Triple Barrel Brewcast Broadcasting now 4/1/13 tune in and enjoy
Twitter: @3bblcast

 
Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2012, 03:01 AM   #20
HopHoarder
Recipes 
 
Nov 2012
East of Vancouver, British Columbia
Posts: 219
Liked 14 Times on 14 Posts


When you have at least 5 lbs of hops in your fridge/ freezer at any given time (closer to 10lbs for me at present)


__________________

In Secondary:Rakau/ Kohatu (Kohatu-Jak) IPA
In Secondary: Flanders Reds
[B]Chocolate Pecan Pumpkin Porter[B]

Recently Bottled:
Comet/ Belma IPA
TatFug IPA

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
In over my hophead Hovercar Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12 06-06-2011 05:41 PM
Am I becoming a hophead? sportscrazed2 General Beer Discussion 8 01-16-2011 06:11 AM
looking for a minimash hophead...or... ecojack Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 0 11-27-2009 07:34 AM
So, you think you are a hophead ... david_42 North West Homebrew Forum 2 07-04-2007 09:02 PM
Not a hophead? Ize Sampling and Critiquing and Beer Swapping 11 06-03-2006 03:20 PM


Forum Jump