Purveyors of Fine Hops

“Hop 2 It” T-shirt

This light tan T-shirt features a hop stilt worker stringing a hop yard, accompanied by the phrase “Hop 2 It”.

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Amarillo® Hops VGXP01 cv.

A flowery, grapefruit-like aroma with medium bittering value that is gaining acceptance as a substitute for Cascade due to its citrus nature.

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Cascade Hops

Flowers, citrus & spice with notes of grapefruit create the wonderful bouquet of Cascade hops.  Homebrewer’s #1 hop.

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Cascade Rhizome

Flowers, citrus & spice with notes of grapefruit create the wonderful bouquet of Cascade hops. Very good grower.  Homebrewer’s #1 hop.

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Centennial Hops

Flowers and citrus are the most evident aromas.  It has a medium aroma with mid to high bittering value. Often times referred to as Super Cascade.

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Centennial Rhizome

Flowers and citrus are the most evident aromas.  It has a medium aroma with mid to high bittering value. Often times referred to as Super Cascade. Somewhat finicky to grow.

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Chinook Hops

A pine forest washed with exotic spice infused with grapefruit.

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Chinook Rhizome

A pine forest washed with exotic spice infused with grapefruit. The alluring aroma and high bittering value has gained this hop the full respect of all brewers. Excellent disease resistant strong grower.

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Citra Hops HBC 394 cv.

Citra is a high alpha Hallertauer hybrid. This hop imparts interesting citrus and tropical fruit characters to beer.

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Clip Gun

Use a clip gun to insert the hop clip which holds the hop twine in the ground.

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Crystal Hops

A delicate blend of spices and flowers with a low bittering value.

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CTZ Hops

CTZ stands for Columbus, Tomahawk, and Zeus. High on the bittering scale yet also valued for its oil content. An interesting dichotomy of sharp and herbal.

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Freshops Logo T-shirt

The Freshops logo is from a series of woodcuts done in England in the 1500’s. Unisex sizing—women, order one size smaller for best fit.

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Fuggle Hops

Fuggle hops offer a classic English aroma with a moderate bittering value. Fuggle hops offer pleasant wood and fruit tones which will have you heading off to the hunt.

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Fuggle Rhizome

The dominant hop variety in England for 70 years until high alpha varieties were introduced. A low-to-moderate yielding aroma variety that matures early to mid-season.

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Golding Hops

Golding is an old school English aroma hop with flowery notes that have produced some of England’s best bitters.

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Golding Rhizome

Golding hops consist of a group of traditional English aroma varieties that have been cultivated since 1790. Clones of the variety mature at various stages over the harvest period. A moderate-to-high-yielding aroma variety first planted in the US in 1995 and continues to grow in popularity despite susceptibility to mildews and wilt.

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Hallertauer Rhizome

“Hallertauer Mittelfrüh” is the traditional German name for this low-yielding aroma variety which is rapidly disappearing due to disease susceptibility (no longer planted in Verticillium wilt-threatened area). Medium to late harvest maturity.

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Homebrewing Volume 1 | Beginner Basics to Creating Your Own Award-Winning Recipes, by Al Korzonas

“Tells you exactly how to do it, step by step… catches your mistakes before you make them. A hands on, practical guide from someone who knows.” —The late Michael Jackson, internationally renowned beer writer

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Hop Clips (50 per pack)

A clip gun (sold separately) and hop clips make stringing a breeze.

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Hop Oil

Steam-distilled Cascade oil in alcohol imparts aroma and flavor but no bitterness. Handy when all you can find is hopless beer.

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Hop Stake (laser-engraved)

Laser-engraved western red cedar plant identification stake.

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Hop Twine (Coir Yarn) | String Your Hop Vines Easily

Made from the coir fiber of the coconut husk and imported from Sri Lanka. Commercial Growers have been using Coir Yarn for years. A bundle of coir is made up of 10–20 foot strings.

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Lambic Hops

Aged low alpha hops.

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Magnum Hops

Prized for its high bittering value. The aromatic nature is one of spice and citrus.

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Magnum Rhizome

A late-maturing Hallertauer hybrid developed at the Hop Research Institute in Hüll (Germany) with excellent yield potential, high alpha content, good storage stability and resistance to wilt and Downy Mildew, low tolerance to Powdery Mildew.

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Mosaic® Hops HBC 369 cv.

Simcoe’s daughter with earthy, grassy, herbal, citrus, cedar, tropical, spice and stonefruit notes adding to the pine-based pungency. A complex modern gal!

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Mt. Hood Hops

Mt. Hood is a hybrid of Hallertau with similar mild flower/spice aroma characteristics with a hint more of the forest. “Clean” commonly describes it.

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Mt. Hood Rhizome

Hallertauer hybrid that was released in 1989 from the USDA breeding program in Oregon. More vigorous and disease resistant than its German counterparts with low alpha acids, beta acids and cohumulone but high humulene content.

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Northern Brewer Hops

A plucky American filly found herself an affable English suitor and the happy union was this well-adapted hop with its neutral, clean aroma and slightly higher-than-average bittering value. Dual purpose.

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Nugget Hops

Nugget was introduced in 1970 via the USDA.  It has a strong herbal/slight spice aroma and high bittering value.

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Nugget Rhizome

A high-yielding, high alpha, vigorous, disease resistant variety that has become Oregon’s second most widely-grown hop since its release from the USDA breeding program in 1983. It has significant acreage in Washington State as well. Low cohumulone percentage and good storage capability.

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Perle Rhizome

Moderate, clean bittering qualities and a refreshing, spicy aroma.

Saaz Hops

Saaz is the Old World steadfast standby made famous by Pilsner Urquell. It possesses the aromatic blend of earth and spice notable in European pilsners.

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Saaz Rhizome

A low-yield, low-vigor, noble variety renowned for its high quality aroma that originates from the Czech Republic. Recent hybridization attempts to improve its disease resistance prompted fears that this might affect its signature aroma quality but there appears to be no adverse effect in this regard.

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Simcoe Hops YCR-14cv.

Simcoe is a patented variety that is quickly finding its way into the hearts of bitter-loving craft brewers. Intense pine aroma adds to the fresh, youthful vigor.

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Spalt Select Rhizome

A moderate-yielding, moderate vigor aroma type grown in Germany in the Hallertau and Spalt regions and in the US in Washington State. Late maturing and tolerant to Verticillium Wilt, Downy Mildew and Peronspora.

Sterling Rhizome

A Saaz hybrid released in 1998 that displays similar noble aroma and oil composition to the Czech variety, good yield and moderately resistant to Downy Mildew, generally considered a favorable Saaz replacement. Mid-season maturity.

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Sunbeam Rhizome

Saaz hybrid characterized by golden yellow leaves; developed in 1990 at the USDA breeding program in Oregon; vigorous with early maturity and good yield; moderate resistance to Downy Mildew and Verticillium Wilt. Despite its name, prefers filtered sun; excellent ornamental choice.

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Tettnanger Rhizome

An aroma variety with good to moderate vigor and good resistance to Verticillium Wilt.

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The Homebrewer’s Garden | How To Easily Grow, Prepare and Use Your Own Hops, Brewing Herbs & Malts, by Joe Fisher and Dennis Fisher

Grow Your Own…Brew Your Own! Enhance the flavor, aroma, and uniqueness of your homebrew by growing your own hops, brewing herbs, and malt grains, using this book as your guide.

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Ultra Rhizome

A triploid seedling of the Hallertauer variety with good mid-season yield, good vigor that tends to produce a top-crop, moderately resistant to Downy Mildew and no major reactions to virus infection.

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Wye Viking Rhizome

An English Svalof cross selection related to Saxon bred at Wye college. (Usually just referred to as Viking)  It has an unusually higher alpha acids profile than most aroma types.  Moderate yield.


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