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Old 01-21-2013, 04:43 AM   #1
rinhaak
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May 2011
Boston, MA
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I'm curious if anyone has ever used frozen fresh hops, and how long they last in the freezer. I found some in the back of my freezer (still vacuum sealed) that are probably two years old. Are they any good?

I'm tempted to just brew a simple pale ale just to use them up, but if there's a high probability of freezer burn or off flavors, there's not much point in investing the time.

Suggestions?

 
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Old 01-21-2013, 04:44 AM   #2
CityOChampBrew
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Feb 2012
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use em
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Old 01-21-2013, 10:12 AM   #3
monsterbrewerMa
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I used year old frozen hops. They are perfectly fine.

 
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