Saison Dupont Cuvée Dry Hopping 2014

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Print The US Label for Saison Dupont Dry Hopping

The 2014 edition marks the next incarnation of  Brasserie Dupont‘s Saison Dupont Dry Hopping which is a dry hopped version of their classic Saison Dupont.  The Dry Hopping 2013 was the first edition released in the United States, although they’ve been making it since 2010.  Each year features a different hop that Brewmaster Olivier Dedeycker is excited about.

This allows Dedeycker to experiment with new hops without changing the character of their main beers.  This also seems to be a theme with many Belgian beers.  The number of new hop focused beer releases coming out seems to be on the rise.  The interesting thing is that they are retaining their unique “Belgian” character without becoming a bland, indistinguishably multinational hop beer.  This is also having the added benefit of reviving the local hop farms in Belgium.  Belgium only accounts for a…

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