Hops Academy Highlights 2018

Nov 26, 2018 Phil Chou

One of our favorite parts of the annual Hop Harvest in Yakima is being able to meet brewers and industry professionals face to face. It’s an opportunity to not just make new friends, but to share knowledge, discuss industry trends and ide

If you’re on the lookout for exciting new hops varieties, you’re probably very familiar with the Hop Breeding Company (HBC), a joint venture between John I. Haas and Yakima Chief Ranches. HBC is a hop breeding company that has created s

Celebrating Hop Flavors: The citrus among us.

Oct 8, 2018 Christina Schoenberger

Welcome back to our blog series, Celebrating Hop Flavors. Here, John I. Haas’ team of sensory experts takes time to explore some of the important, interesting and often unsung aspects of the hops’ flavor spectrum that are inspiring inno

Over the past few years, the craft beer landscape has undergone a seismic shift and industry growth trends have slowed after multiple years of double-digit volume gains. In the days of go-go growth, craft brewers could focus their efforts o