• This Beer Lover is Growing Hydroponic Hops for Year-Round Wet Hop Beers

    5 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    Wet hop beers , by design, are limited to a short seasonal window in late summer or early fall, when hops are harvested. These hops are typically picked and shipped in the same day, allowing fresh, full-cone flowers to be used in the brew. But one enterprising beer lover is trying to change that with 24 Hour Hops, an indoor hop farm outside Maricopa, Az.
    Greg Stelzer had the idea to start his own hydroponic hop farm after falling in love with wet hop beers, he told the Arizona Republic.
    Hops are fickle mistresses, and like any relationship, they take work - a lot of it - to grow. Soil...
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