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Pahto Hops
Bittering Hops
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Pahto Hops: The Best Beer Styles for a Bitter Love Affair

If you’re aiming to brew a beer that packs a punch without the pucker, the Pahto hop is your heavyweight champ. Sometimes known in the hop world as HBC 682, this burly bittering beauty doesn’t mess around. Think of Pahto as the strong, silent type. Big on bitterness, but doesn’t

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Vital Hops
Dual Purpose Hops
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Vital Hops: Picking the Perfect Beer Style for These Zesty Buds

Imagine you’re sifting through the world of intricate beer flavors, and there you find the unsung hero of the hop world – Vital hops. These hidden gems dance to their own rhythm, a beat that’s a tantalizing blend of plum, lavender, spice… …and a cheeky wink of licorice. Originating from

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Imperial Stout
Top Fermentation
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Imperial Stout and Hops Suitable for Brewing a Royale with Yeast

Imperial Stout, that grand, dark brew you’ve heard whispered about in the halls of craft beer Valhalla, isn’t just a beer. It’s an experience. It’s the heavyweight boxer of the stout world, known in some circles as the Russian Imperial Stout (RIS). And it packs a punch with robust flavors

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