Sat, NOV 6th

Experience Nebraska Hops & Beer!

Lucky Bucket Brewing Co.

La Vista, NE

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Lucky Bucket Brewing

Lucky Bucket Brewing of La Vista, Nebraska is our host for the 2021 Top Hop.   We appreciate their support in for this event and their support for the Nebraska Hop Growers Association!

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Top Wet Hopped Beer

Unique, Local Harvest Fresh!

What do we get when we hops go from the yard directly into the beer? Taste the absolute maximum freshness of beer’s ultimate spice.

Top Pro and


Hop’d Beer

Consumer panel of  Judges

In the spirit of education our judges will be made of our sponsors with the guidance of certified beer judges. They will taste and analyze every beer and name the Top Hop’d Beer for Professional brewers and Home brewers.

Top Hop

Nebraska Brewers judging Nebraska Hops!

Any Nebraska brewer that would want to participate will have the chance to smell and analyze local hops and decide which grower has this years Top Hop!

Contestants and Beers


Empyrean Brewing Co. with Christensen Hops
  • Fall Haze IPA
  • Harvest Ale
Lost Way Brewery with Oak Creek Hops
  • Double IPA
  • Wet Hop Pale Ale Oak Creek
Corn Coast Brewing Co. with Sky Bound Hops
  • Prairie Fog
Farnam House Brewing Co. with Dirty Dog Hopyard
  • West Coast IPA
Thunderhead Brewing with Oak Creek Hops
  • Chinook IPA
Homebrewer/Club entries
  • American IPA with Oak Creek Hops
  • American Pale Ale (Harvest ale) With Oak Creek Hops
  • Pale Ale with Dirty Dog Hopyard
  • IPA with Dirty Dog Hopyard
  • Hoppy Kettle Sour with Oak Creek Hops
  • Black IPA with Oak Creek Hops
  • Saison with Christensen Hops
  • English IPA on Cask with Christensen Hops
  • Thyme Pale ale with Hammel Hops
  • Cashmere Hazy Ale with Hammel Hops




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