Monthly Archives: February 2012

Understanding Hops

I get a lot of questions about hops and I always try to help people understand this indispensable brewing ingredient and how it affects the beer.  Hops change the taste of the beer in two ways: bitterness and flavor.  The … Continue reading

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Another Medal

Storm IPA won another medal–second place at the Boneyard Brew-Off in Illinois!  This version of Storm was brewed with Citra hops, a new variety developed by Sierra Nevada.  Citra has an orange flavor and is really a spectacular hop.  Once … Continue reading

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