Last week a customer with some hop contracts asked us to lower his prices. He is happy with the quality and he said his volumes are OK. He was disappointed because he can find some of those varieties on the spot market today for less. It is common for prices to differ from year to […]
Question: Doug & Crew; Can you comment on the shift in the industry from whole hops to pellets? In the old days, I have been brewing for 20+ years, all that was available was whole leaf hops. In the last couple of years the industry seems to have completely embraced pellet hops to the point […]
A comment regarding homebrew shops from a friend on Facebook inspired this blog. I thought rather than answering his question in Facebook it would be worthwhile to share the answer with everybody since it applies not just to homebrew shops, but to everybody who buys hops. Enjoy!
” …. specifically for home brewers. 3.00/ounce for some varieties in the […]
We often receive questions from brewers. We do our best to help them right away if we can. Sometimes, brewers can ask challenging questions and we need to reach out to knowledgeable friends who might know the answer. For this question, I consulted a very wise friend who has been in the industry a long […]