Blog Tag: Hop Farms

Indie Hops, a New Look at an Old Friend

November 6, 2009
Just got a press release in from Indie Hops, LLC.  They are specializing in aroma hops exclusively for the craft beer industry.  I'll go out on a limb here, but I don't think that it'll hurt the Portland beer scene to be so close to this operation! We are pleased to announce the launch of our new business, Indie Hops, LLC. Our mission is to supply 100% Oregon grown aroma hops to the craft beer... Read More »

Photos: BC Hop Farms Tour!

I got an email from Brian Butenschoen, director of the Oregon Brewer's Guild, saying "What are you doing at 10am on Tuesday? Want to go for a tour of BC Hop Farms?" Those are my favorite emails...So we picked up John Harris, brewmaster at Full Sail in Portland, and made our way down to Woodburn, Oregon. After only a few wrong turns, we made it and were surrounded by more than 350 acres of hops!... Read More »