NDtnb18 BAorg Cover 580x750
November/December 2018

Raw Materials Issue

For the November/December 2018 The New Brewer, we present our annual Raw Materials issue, focusing on the 2018 barley and hop harvests in the U.S. and beyond. The U.S. is once again the world’s top producer of hops, and the U.S. barley crop bounced back from a disappointing 2017.

Please Log In to View The New Brewer® Online.

Log In
Member-Only Content

Please Log In to View The New Brewer® Online.

Log In

Want a sneak peek?

Check out a free issue of the magazine!

About The New Brewer

Cover Story

Raw Materials Issue

NDtnb18 Aluminum

Aluminum Blues: Tariff Roils Market for Craft Breweries

Beyond the basic ingredients of barley, hops, yeast, and water, aluminum might be the material most crucial to the continued growth of craft beer.

Raw Materials Issue

Featured Stories

NDtnb18 Reports 600x4001
The New Brewer: Raw Materials Issue

2018 World Barley and Hops Harvest

A comprehensive look at the 2018 hops and barley harvests. The U.S. again recorded record acreage for hops, while U.S. barley production increased.

NDtnb18 Yeast 600x400
The New Brewer: Raw Materials Issue

Propagating Healthy and Happy Yeast

A healthy yeast cell is much more than a bioreactor that converts sugars to ethanol and CO2. If treated well, this critical organism will produce tasty beer with great qualities.

NDtnb18 HopSurvey 600x400
The New Brewer: Raw Materials Issue

2018 BA Hop Usage Survey

The 11th annual Brewers Association survey provides a look at the top 10 hop varieties, 10 hard-to-get varieties, and a by-the-numbers snapshot of hop usage by craft brewers.

NDtnb18 NewHops 600x400
The New Brewer: Raw Materials Issue

From Trials to Triumph: New Hop Varieties

Hop breeders and growers around the world are trying to keep pace with consumers’ changing tastes and breweries’ quests for new flavors and aromas.

Latest Issues

Browse Other Issues Here
January February 2023 The New Brewer Cover
Beer & Beyond Issue
The New Brewer Nov Dec Cover
Raw Materials Issue
Adventure on Tap The New Brewer Sept Oct Cover
Sales & Marketing Issue