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hopnology: Hop Growing and Brewing for Craft Beer

Business & Economics Podcasts

Join us as we discuss hops in all forms from rhizomes to finished craft beer.

Join us as we discuss hops in all forms from rhizomes to finished craft beer.

Location:

United States

Description:

Join us as we discuss hops in all forms from rhizomes to finished craft beer.

Language:

English


Episodes

Hopnology Classic: Drying with Dan Pt 2

8/15/2022
Number Two! Last week was drying science, now we get into the hardware and how to put your drying plan into practice.

Duration:00:51:37

Hopnology Classic: Drying with Dan Pt 1

8/8/2022
It’s a podcast, and it’s glorious. The science behind drying your hops.

Duration:01:01:47

Hopnology Classic: Cat Pee and Old Lady Perfume

8/1/2022
My favorite episode title ever. Juicy, Dank, and other sensory science buzzwords to help you speak to your brewers.

Duration:00:46:08

Hopnology Classic: Intro to Plants

7/25/2022
What to look for when you’re sourcing your plants and/or rhizomes.

Duration:00:47:10

Hopnology Classic: Trellis Design with Ron

7/18/2022
Another early interview as we dive into trellis infrastructure.

Duration:00:52:57

Hopnology Classic: Vintage Brewing Company

7/11/2022
Our first interview episode, with Scott Manning of Vintage Brewing Company. We test many things this time around, including in-person recording, Beer ‘er No and Beer the Name.

Duration:01:01:06

#171: Goin’ Back to Pittsburgh

7/5/2022
Episode #171! For the first time since starting Hopnology we found ourselves on the same side of the microphone.

Duration:00:35:25

Hopnology Classic: Hop Quality

6/27/2022
Quality as it relates to getting your products into the Brewer’s hands, and I think the first appearance of “hops in a garbage bag”.

Duration:00:49:45

Hopnology Classic: How to Grow

6/20/2022
Early days and we were still trying to get all of our words out without it being a garden hose. It’s a Critical episode!

Duration:00:53:42

Hopnology Classic: Collaboration

6/13/2022
Growers and Brewers, sitting in a tree. Trying to make an IPA that doesn’t smell like cat pee-pee. Not one of my best poems, but you get the idea.

Duration:00:46:21

Hopnology Classic: Who is Hopnology?

6/6/2022
Everything old is new again: welcome back to original Hopnology for the first time. What?

Duration:00:41:04

#170: Pivot Part Deux

5/31/2022
We’ll call this episode A Rant With A Purpose. Some important information about where 170 episodes have taken us.

Duration:00:39:05

#169: Cost Creep

5/23/2022
First, let’s poison Gregg. Then there’s the issue of rising prices for fertilization. Did you notice your budget isn’t sufficient anymore? Might there be some alternatives?

Duration:00:40:57

#168: The Replacements

5/16/2022
As an established grower there are lots of reasons to pull out one variety and replace it with another. What, when, why and how?

Duration:00:38:40

#167: Back from Hawaii

5/9/2022
It’s our first recording in two months. Wait, what?

Duration:00:40:02

#166: The Hop Creeps

5/2/2022
Is this our new name? Or a discussion of the science and business ramifications behind hop creep? Maybe it’s both……

Duration:00:36:47

#165: Fabricobbling

4/25/2022
Fabricating is, of course, building something proven with a plan and purpose. When you’re in need of a quick fix you “cobble something together”. So what is Fabricobbling? Using the experience and skills at your disposable to create a one-of-a-kind machine that you, and only you, require. This week we’ll entertain you with hop yard […]

Duration:00:41:03

#164: Lion’s Tail Brewing, Part 2

4/18/2022
We’re back with Alex from Lion’s Tail Brewing in Neenah, WI. This time we get into Covid impacts, talk about his brewhouse and play some games.

Duration:00:33:59

#163: Lion’s Tail Brewing, Part 1

4/11/2022
This week we speak to Alex from Lion’s Tail Brewing in Neenah, WI. Alex brews just about every style imaginable, from classic to milkshakes and everything in between.

Duration:00:38:41

#162: We’re Biased

4/4/2022
Thinking, Remembering and Knowing. We are each a collection of our own experiences which turn into biases impacting the actual facts behind any decision. The goal isn’t to remove our biases, but to understand their impact.

Duration:00:43:45