Blog: Sierra Nevada heralds its new hop oil beer - video

James Wilmore | 6 February 2015

California's Sierra Nevada Brewing Co is very proud of its new Hop Hunter IPA, which contains hop oil. 

And to celebrate it becoming part of its permanent portfolio, the brewer has released a video explaining exactly what hop oil is. Essentially it comes from steam-distilling hops out in the field. Fortunately the company can really start the push now, having avoided a legal battle with fellow Californian craft brewer Lagunitas over Hop Hunter IPA's label 


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