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Hop extract is designed to be used during the boil. That's because the alpha acid extraction is the same for hop resin extract as it is for whole hops and pellets and the hop additions can still be staggered throughout the boiling process.
The process of dry hopping refers to the addition of hops into your fermenter either during your fermentation period and/or after your primary fermentation period is nearing completion.
Derived from the Greek word ‘kryos’, meaning frost, CRYO HOPS is a cryogenic hop-processing technology used to separate whole hop cones into two components - concentrated lupulin and bract.
In 2012, Kirin, the Japanese brewing conglomerate, began talking about “dip hopping,” a technique that its brewers had developed that boosts pleasant hop aromas while suppressing or removing unpleasant off-flavors, like myrcene, and aromas that are derived from fermentation.
Mouthfeel can be defined as the textural attributes of beer, those which produce a tactile sensation in the mouth. Fullness refers to the perceived weight and flow resistance of a beer while it is being consumed like density and viscosity.
The production of beer is critically dependent upon enzymes, whether endogenous enzymes native to raw materials, such as malted barley and yeast, or exogenous (added) enzymes of commercial origin.