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Wet Hop Beers

November 11, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Fall is hop-picking season, and what better way to use those hops than to take them straight off the vine and put them in beer! Because all hops (in the northern hemisphere) are harvested in fall, they typically must be dried out, vacuum sealed, and cold-stored in order to preserve them for use for months and even years to come; this has an impact on their flavor. However, every year during the hop harvest season, brewers around the country and beyond take the opportunity to use fresh hops in their beers. The term “wet hop” means the hops have not been dried out, but rather thrown straight into the beer, usually the same day they were picked. On November 11, we will try some of these wet-hopped creations for ourselves!

Price: $10 (plus membership, a one-time $10 fee)


  • Schell’s Fresh Hop Citra Pilsfeaturing Citra hopsAugust Schell Brewing Company(New Ulm, MN)

    PilsnerABV: 5.0%

  • Harvest Alefeaturing Citra hopsUpland Brewing Company(Bloomington, IN)

    American Pale AleABV: 5.5%, IBU: 62

  • Hop Tripfeaturing Crystal hopsDeschutes Brewery(Bend, OR)

    American Pale AleABV: 6.1%, IBU: 38

  • Hopivorefeaturing Cascade hopsNew Holland Brewing Company(Holland, MI)

    American Pale AleABV: 6.0%

  • Broo Doofeaturing experimental hop3 Floyds Brewing Company(Munster, IN)

    American IPAABV: 7.0%, IBU: 80

  • Northern Hemisphere Harvestfeaturing Cascade & Centennial hopsSierra Nevada Brewing Co.(Chico, CA)

    American IPAABV: 6.7%, IBU: 66

  • Wisconsin Pale Lagerfeaturing Cascade hopsSprecher Brewing Company(Glendale, WI)

    India Pale LagerABV: 5.0%

  • Sensifeaturing Amarillo & Cascade hopsSixpoint Brewery(Brooklyn, NY)

    American Pale AleABV: 6.3%, IBU: 64

  • Mosaic Fresh Hop IPAfeaturing Mosaic hopsCastle Danger Brewery (Two Harbors, MN)

    American IPAABV: 6.5%

  • Heavy Handed (Chinook)featuring Chinook hopsTwo Brothers Brewing Company(Warrenville, IL)

    American IPAABV: 6.7%, IBU: 65

  • Heavy Handed (Centennial)featuring Centennial hopsTwo Brothers Brewing Company(Warrenville, IL)

    American IPAABV: 6.7%, IBU: 65

  • Born Yesterday Pale Alefeaturning Amarillo, Equinox, Simcoe, Citra, and Mosaic hopsLagunitas Brewing Company(Petaluma, CA)

    American Pale AleABV: 6.5%, IBU: 75

  • Chasin’ Freshiesfeaturing Lemondrop hopsDeschutes Brewery(Bend, OR)

    American IPAABV: 7.4%, IBU: 65

  • Hop Stalker IPAfeaturing Simcoe hopsFat Head’s Brewery(North Olmsted, OH)

    American IPAABV: 7.0%, IBU: 80

  • Harvest Alefeaturing Cascade, Centennial, and Chinook hopsFounders Brewing Co.(Grand Rapids, MI)

    American IPAABV: 7.6%, IBU: 70

  • Wetfeaturing Simcoe hopsSurly Brewing Company(Minneapolis, MN)

    American IPAABV: 7.5%


November 11, 2015
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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