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Hops Beat Out Breakers and Phillies Today

Yup, it’s hops I’ll write about, as both the Breakers and the Phillies lost when they really, really should have won yesterday. Hey Phillies … it’s August – you can’t afford to be losing to the Nationals, okay? And Breakers … Continue reading

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Breakers Lose Osborne, Phillies/BoSox Win, Hops are Ready to Harvest, Bret's back, and Dick Hums Along

Sadly, according to my Google Alerts this morning, the Breakers have lost midfielder Leslie Osborne for the season with a fractured collarbone.  Osborne has been amazing for the B’s and I agree with Tony D, who says, “Finishing the season … Continue reading

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Good morning and happy Memorial Day 2009! I got back from HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew’s house yesterday afternoon after a wonderful visit. We got the dock in up at the lake and even had time to catch a few rays on … Continue reading

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HollyCornblog's Hops as the Second Hundred Days Begin!

I’ve been remiss in not posting this picture of HollyCornblog’s Hop Trellis circa April 2009! As you can see, she’s done an awful lot of work (backbreaking work, I might add) to give these hops a fighting chance at thriving. … Continue reading

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Happy March!!!

So far, on the beer-tasting front HollyCornblog’s brews are standing up very, very well … especially her smoked porter and her “Lay-Off IPA” … a name that we think (unfortunately for many) may have some legs.  There was also unanimous … Continue reading

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HollyCornblog's Hops, Favre, Philly, and a Kai Tidbit

HollyCornblog has sent me a couple of photos of her growing hops (remember that huge hop trellis?). They’re looking nice and healthy, don’t you think? (It’s also very important that I get HollyCornblog’s name in here more frequently – because … Continue reading

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The Last Primary Tuesday …

… and it’s reported on the Huffington Post that Hillary Clinton will be making a major speech tonight – one to which she’s invited major donors and supporters. If this isn’t it, it’s gotta be coming soon. It’s my hope … Continue reading

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Confession …

They say it’s good for the soul, so here goes …

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Publicans, Republicans, and Pro Publica

Well, I’ve written the title, so now I need to offer the content! First – on the “publicans” front … HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew (two of my favorite publicans … using the term loosely and in its spirits-related sense) are still … Continue reading

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HollyCornblog Update and Other News

HollyCornblog is now in Florida, where she watched the Flyers lose Game 3 of their match-up with the Penguins … and where I am sure she will be sampling Florida hops and learning all sorts of new brewing tricks. It … Continue reading

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