A History of Hops: The Condensed Version Part I

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

…The oldest evidence of hop cultivation traces all the way back to the year 736 AD in the Geisenfeld/Hallertau area north of Munich Germany.  A region that today is considered the largest continuous hop planting area in the world! This region produces 80% of German hops amounting to roughly one-third of the world’s total annual hop production!

Originally posted on : http://www.prostbrewing.com/#

Read the full post here:  A History of Hops: The Condensed Version Part I.

 

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