This year for the nationals beer naked brewery will prepare a single malt and single hop ipa for folkets val (people’s choice). We wanted to go for simcoe since I’ve been using it a lot recently and just got a feeling of how it plays. But since the American hops haven’t arrived yet. I had to change the recipe. So I’m going with the galaxy hop from New Zealand after a guy at the home brew store recommended it.
I was hoping to call the beer ’simcoe smash ipa’ cause i liked the ring to it. But hey, galaxy hops makes for a good big bang theme.
I haven’t figured out what the hopping additions will look like but I think