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View Poll Results: Whic country has the best hops?
US 36 54.55%
England 13 19.70%
Germany 17 25.76%
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Old 11-13-2007, 10:35 PM   #21
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Got to go with England.

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Old 11-13-2007, 10:47 PM   #22
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Hop history is a bit twisty. Brewers Gold is probably the only native American hop under cultivation and East Kent Goldings is Canadian! Hallertauer originated in Oregon, but might be from German stock. Perle was developed in Germany from American stock (Northern Brewer), etc. Almost all commercial Japanese hops are American- English crosses.
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