Episode 64 - Hopping Down in New Zealand

Experimental Brewing show

Summary: ​ Denny's back from New Zealand and boy, the stories he has to tell! And of course, we're back to our usual format - thank you for sticking with us as we planned our way around absences and April Fool's day. In this episode, we cover a rough few weeks in the beer world and some new guidelines for everyone to argue over, look at some lambic myths, Drew's stupid brew day and Denny's recap of the New Zealand Homebrewer's Conference including their unique competition format before we hit the hop fields to learn some New Zealand hop secrets. All of that plus we answer your questions, hit you with a hot tip and hotter wings too! Episode Links: BrewSwag.com - Use Code "Experimental" and save 7.5% and give 7.5% to our charity fund! HomeBrewCon: https://www.homebrewcon.org/ Green Flash Gets Gone: https://thefullpint.com/beer-news/green-flash-brewing-inc-foreclosed-sel... Summit's Social Media Game on Point: https://www.porchdrinking.com/articles/2018/03/29/when-craft-beer-bites-... New BA GABF Guidelines: https://www.brewersassociation.org/press-releases/brewers-association-re... April Fools: Oregon Restricts Hop Usage: http://www.newschoolbeer.com/2018/04/oregon-legislature-restricts-hop-us... April Fools: Chickens and Beer:https://youtu.be/acYFRj5WbGo 8 Myths About Lambic: http://lostbeers.com/eight-myths-about-lambic-debunked/ Yeast Making Hop Oils: http://bioscriptionblog.com/2018/03/23/gmo-yeast-hops-beer-climate/ The Hot Ones: Charlize Theron: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgQMW4eVrzw BYO Subscribe! https://subscribe.pcspublink.com/sub/subscribe.aspx?guid=cc79fade-90d7-4... Habitat for Humanity - https://www.habitat.org/ Patreon Remember even a buck is good for charity: http://www.patreon.com/experimentalbrewing Experimental Brew Store - https://www.experimentalbrew.com/store Episode Contents: 00:00:00 Opening & Our Sponsors 00:02:43 Announcements & Feedback 00:8:44 The Pub 00:22:25 The Library - Lambic Myths 00:26:13 The Brewery - Hoppy Yeast & Drew's Crazy Brew Day 00:34:52 The Lounge - Denny's Trip to New Zealand and Hop Tour 01:21:40 Q&A 01:33:30 Quick Tip & Something Other Than Beer This episode is brought to you by: American Homebrewers Association BrewCraft USA Craftmeister Jaded Brewing Mecca Grade Estate Malt PicoBrew Wyeast Labs YCH Hops Interested in helping Denny and Drew with the IGOR program (aka help us run experiments!) - contact them at igor@experimentalbrew.com. We want more Citizen Science! In the meanwhile, subscribe via your favorite podcasting service (iTunes, etc). Like our podcast, review it - talk it up! If you have comments, feedbacks, harassments, etc, feel free to drop us a line at podcast@experimentalbrew.com. Follow us on Facebook (ExperimentalHomebrewing) or Twitter (@ExpBrewing). If you have questions you'd like answered in our Q&A segment, send an email to questions@experimentalbrew.com! Don't forget you can support the podcast on Patreon by going to http://patreon.com/experimentalbrewing This episode can be downloaded directly at http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/www.experimentalbrew.com/sites/d... Podcast RSS Url: http://www.experimentalbrew.com/podcast.rss