Tagged: hop

Not Your Fathers IPA: Brewing IPAs Reminiscent of Todays Greats

I, like others, have noticed a commonality among today’s new and popular IPAs. It seems that the whole IBU Arms Race of the West Coast is finally subsiding and giving way to a new type of IPA. These IPAs all seem to share several characteristics: They have an intense, and almost juicy, hop aroma and… Read more »

DIY Basic Hop Trellis For Under $100

Spring has finally sprung here in the great white North, and the first day where the temperature broke 60 gave me good reason to focus on installing my new (albeit small) hop trellis for growing this season’s crop. If you’re anything like me, your wife and property size/shape have a lot to do with where… Read more »