Author Topic: Noble hops  (Read 3285 times)

Offline stoloma

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Noble hops
« on: December 20, 2008, 05:04:56 PM »
One simple question. Why are they called noble hops?
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Offline UselessBrewing

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Re: Noble hops
« Reply #1 on: December 22, 2008, 09:58:55 AM »
I heard it best put this way:
Any hop variety of European origin valued for their traditional aroma.
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