Craft brewers turn to local 'wet hops' for special beers

CREATED Nov 27, 2012

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  • Lakefront Brewery, Sprecher Brewing, Central Waters Brewing, Bull Falls Brewery and South Shore Brewery have joined forces to market a limited run of beers using freshly harvested “wet hops” grown in Wisconsin. Image by Midwest Hops and Barley Co-op

Sure, it involved 90 minutes of continually tossing handfuls of hops into a brewing kettle.