How long will hops keep? - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Recipes/Ingredients > How long will hops keep?

Thread Tools
Old 03-08-2008, 12:02 PM   #1
Plan9's Avatar
Jan 2008
Apopka, FL
Posts: 273
Liked 4 Times on 3 Posts

How long can you keep a bag of hops pellets in the fridge?
Can you freeze them, or is that gonna make them funky?
"So don't put a pissed off cat in your bottling bucket. Problem solved." - cheezydemon

Central Florida Home Brewers


Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-2008, 02:05 PM   #2
EvilTOJ's Avatar
Dec 2005
Portland, OR, Oregon
Posts: 6,401
Liked 50 Times on 35 Posts

Most people keep them in the freezer for long term storage. They can keep for months there.
There is a very fine line between "hobby" and "mental illness."

Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-2008, 03:11 PM   #3
Aug 2007
Posts: 1,676
Liked 33 Times on 19 Posts

Vacuum sealed and frozen they can last for years

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How long can hops sit out? ODP Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 28 01-01-2010 02:51 AM
How long will hops keep for? mullimat Recipes/Ingredients 6 01-15-2009 02:04 AM
How long to hops keep? irunxcjm Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 2 01-30-2008 08:36 PM
how long to keep hops chemist308 Recipes/Ingredients 3 01-08-2008 01:02 AM

Forum Jump