Brewers’ Spotlight: Brewing with LUPOMAX

Jul 13, 2020 Corrie Van Oostrum

Our “Brewer’s Spotlight” is a series of conversations with innovative brewers across the country. Recently we had a round table discussion with members of the HAAS Innovations Brewing team, Virgil McDonald, Jeff Barnes, and Alejandro Gonzales, to discuss LUPOMAXTM, the innovative new hop pellet from John I. Haas, Inc. FIRST OFF, WHAT IS LUPOMAX? HOW…  Read More


HAAS® is proud to announce our partnership with Hop France. This new partnership provides HAAS®, our distributors, and our U.S. customers exclusive access to some of the most popular French aroma hops and proprietary hops from the Alsace region. If you’re on the lookout for exciting, aromatic hop varieties, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s…  Read More


Like most brewers out there, the COVID-19 crisis left the John I. Haas Innovations Brewery with some beer in the tank. I certainly understand the urgent need for social distancing, but I have to say—the beer we left behind was a real standout. Maybe I should say the beer we ALMOST left behind, because, thankfully, it’s actually…  Read More


HAAS® Grower Update

Apr 20, 2020 Corrie Van Oostrum

Mosaic® hop – baby from rhizome. April 14, 2020. Photo by Marissa Porter, Agronomist, HAAS® Yakima Golding Farms. It goes without saying: life has looked pretty different lately. With all the changes in the world, many Brewers have been wondering not just when their pub and brewery doors will get to reopen, but the impact…  Read More