Beer Quotes

"Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy."
- Benjamin Franklin*
"When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading."
- Paul Hornung
"To some it's a six-pack, to me it's a 'support group.' Salvation in a can!"
- Leo Durocher
"Beer: helping ugly people have sex since 3000 B.C."
- W.C. Fields
"Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza."
- Dave Barry
"24 hours in a day, 24 beers in a case. Coincidence? I think not."
- H.L. Mencken
"Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems."
- Homer Simpson
"I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day."
- Lyndon B. Johnson
"Sometimes when I reflect on all the beer I drink, I feel ashamed. Then I look into the glass and think about the workers in the brewery and all of their hopes and dreams. If I didn't drink this beer, they might be out of work and their dreams would be shattered. think, 'It is better to drink this beer and let their dreams come true than be selfish and worry about my liver.'"
- Babe Ruth
"When we drink, we get drunk. When we get drunk, we fall asleep. When we fall asleep, we commit no sin. When we commit no sin, we go to heaven. So, let's all get drunk and go to heaven!"
- George Bernard Shaw

2015 HOPYARD TOUR & TASTINGS

Saturday, August 1st Noon–5 pm

Beer Lovers and Hop-heads. Mark your calendars!

Want to learn more about hops, how they grow, and the way they help make delicious craft beer? What better way than to enjoy some fantastic craft beer brewed by local breweries with those very hops? Come join Bluebell Hopyard owners Kurt and Fred for the 2nd Annual Tour and Tasting event. This is a family friendly event. Last year was great! This year will be even better, so don’t miss out!

Event tickets at the door: $5 donation per adult, children free. Tickets will enter you into some great raffles for Bluebell Hopyard swag throughout the day.

Cash Food and Beer Tastings: Enjoy pints by The VB Brewery, ROC Brewing Co., Brew & Brats, Swift Water Brewing, Lost Borough Brewing Co., Iron Smoke Whiskey and O’Begley Whiskey.
Live Music from Bobby and The Einsteins, Open Mic.

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2014 Harvest Sold Out

Our 2014 hop harvest has sold out. For those interested in placing advance orders for the 2015 hop harvest, please contact Kurt at Info AT BluebellHopyard DOT com for prices and availability. Being our fourth year we are expecting a great crop of all our varieties.

 

Limited Amount of Hops Available

Bluebell Hopyard had a very good harvest this year, but we are almost sold out of hops.

We only have 50lbs of Nugget pellets and 33lbs whole leaf Cascade left. We also have some smaller amounts of whole leaf Cluster and Chinook available.

Harvest in August

 

2014 Tour & Tastings a huge success!

A big thank you to the hundreds of you who showed up to support our hopyard yesterday. It was a great success and a fun day for all involved. Special thanks to VB Brewery, ROC Brewing, Brews & Brats and to Bobby & the Einsteins who played some terrific music.

Hopyard tour crowd