Episode #8 – Brewing an American IPA

Episode #8 is coming at you this week with special in studio guest Chad Henderson, head brewer at NoDa BrewingHop_Drop in Charlotte. For those unaware; NoDa Brewing just took first place in the 2014 World Beer Cup for American IPA’s with Hop Drop & Roll.

Join us in this weeks jam packed episode discussing brewing American IPA’s. We discuss everything from developing a solid malt bill, choosing the varities of hops, and best practices for dry hopping.

Chad provides us not  only with a wealth of knowledge about brewing American style IPA’s, but also shares a few stories about going to visit some of the various hop farmers were NoDa will be contracting their hops.He also discusses a few of teh newer hop varietals.