There’s a whole new year’s worth of hops in store for the Spice of Life series! We’ve just put the finishing touches on the calendar of hops for each month, with their tasting notes. Many of these hops are extremely rare and never been used for Sixpoint beers, so we’re as excited as anyone else to taste our way through them all over the next year. More »
Starting off the year with a bitter bang! Today we kegged and shipped out our January installment of the single-hop varietal “Spice of Life” series beers. As mentioned here, this is our monthly study of unique hop strains, the stuff that makes beer taste so great, as exhibited through one stagnant pale ale recipe. Already halfway through the calendar, we come to Simcoe, a singular hop that’s gained extraordinary rise since it was introduced in 2000.
- @BillLefchuck if you thought it was in a 6er before, you may be confusing it with RESIN.