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Finding a Niche: Growing Hops at Home

Hops, along with water, malted barley and yeast, are the four main ingredients in most beers. Hops add bitterness to beer that helps balance the sweetness. They also add a floral aroma to heavily hopped beers. Not only can you brew beer with hops, these plants look great as ornamentals and can serve a very practical purpose for home beer brewers. Best of all, growing hops at home ...

Chris Colby | Dec 8, 2015

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