Sunday August 3rd, 2014
FEATURING TWO LOCAL GROWERS
IN THEIR THIRD YEAR OF OPERATION
The Bluebell Hopyard
319 Cline Road
Victor, NY 14564
415 County Road 8
Farmington, NY 14425
The Bluebell Hopyard - Owned and operated by Kurt Charland, Rob Potter, and Fred Armstrong.
Currently growing Cascade, Centennial, Chinook, Columbus, Glacier, Nugget, Willamette, and Heirloom Cluster F’s. The 19th century Heirloom Clusters have been cultivated from the BBHY property and Valentown Museum.
Join us along with the VB Brewery, ROC Brewing Co, and Brews & Brats for our on-site hop yard tour and beer tasting event.
Event tickets at the door: $5 donation – Food, Beer Tastings, Pints and Merchandise will be available for purchase.
Live music provided by Bobby & the Einsteins.
Learn about hops and how they grow. Please stop by, it will make you very hoppy!
Schmidt Farm - Owned and operated by Stephan Schmidt is currently growing four varieties of hops: Centennial, Chinook, Cascade and Willamette. Cascade & Centennial are an Aroma hop while Willamette is a Bittering hop. Chinook has both Aroma and Bittering properties. Free Tour ~ Food available for purchase by Roc City Sammich Food Truck ~ $ Beer Tastings by Abandon Brewery
Rochester Real Beer Week is coming up June 13-22, 2014! Go on out to the South Wedge to taste some great craft beers. Find out more at rochesterrealbeer.com
Bluebell Hopyard gets some kudos in the event directory. Read the article by Mark Tichenor by clicking below:
Read the article (PDF)
Bluebell Hopyard is in the news again! (585) Magazine’s March/April issue just published an article called “The Future of Farming: Hops provide a booming option for agricultural entrepreneurs.” The article features a one page story and a few photos of our hop yard. (585) Magazine can be found at Wegmans, Tops, Parkleigh, Worldwide News, Hegedorn’s, Wades Market and others.
READ THE ARTICLE (pdf)