We’re Hopco, a company that’s all about providing top-notch hops, hop products and production equipment to breweries and home brew stores across Australia. Founded in 2001 by father son duo John and Sandy Ross, Hopco has seen the ebbs and flows of the industry and the rise of the hop. Based in Hobart, Tasmania, with a warehouse situated in Melbourne …
Since the very beginning we’ve worked alongside the team at New Zealand Hops to bring world class hops to Australian shores. We recently got in touch with CEO Doug Donelan to chat about the state of the industry, the importance of niche styles and his dream hop.
Ever accidentally mixed a Pale with a Smoked Brown Ale? Or considered an occasion where lousy phone reception might be beneficial? We caught up with Phil of Last Rites to chat about some perplexing topics.