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hophead

1. n. an alcoholic or a drunkard. Ernie is a well-established and incurable hophead.
2. n. a drug user; someone under the effects of drugs. (Drugs.) The hopheads are taking over this part of town.
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president David King says there are two types of people who like Hophead Vodka, "the really quite serious craft mixologists like it because it's so unusual, and the craft-beer guys like it.
A few contrarians maintain that Man o' War was greater, but the majority of the people who saw both horses run with their own eyes hold with Secretariat, and there is the fact that Man o' War, whose career took place at a time when "doping" with opiates was unregulated, has also been described as the "greatest hophead horse of all time.
Problems begin when the lindy-hopping hophead Jack (Robert Torti) lures Jimmy into the smoky embrace of the local reefer den, starting his quick collapse into a cannabis-crazed, hit-and-run killer.
The India Pale Ale style seems to tick all the boxes for your average hophead - paler and paler to suit modern tastes, while being the perfect vehicle for showing off the beloved hops - which are being enjoyed in greater quantities as the style develops.
Notable examples include Alaska Distillery's Rhubarb, Fireweed and Smoked Salmon vodkas; Caledonia Spirits' Barr Hill Honey Vodka; Van Gogh's PB&J Vodka; Philadelphia Distilling's The Bay Seasoned Vodka; and Anchor Distilling's Hophead Vodka, to name just a few.
Anchor Hophead Hop Vodka Anchor Distilling San Francisco, CA
A really nice beer for your average hophead," said Robert Lachman.
s most recent project is Hophead Vodka, a spirit distilled entirely from two types of dried hops from the Yakima Valley.
Whether you're a seasoned hophead or new to the scene, BrewBox is a simple, fun way to get a curated selection of amazing beers each month.
One of our panelists, a noted hophead, was rendered almost speechless.
added, "maybe not as bright, but, hell, I'm a hophead, and this beer gives me what I want, 101 IBUs.
Partnering with Mims just makes sense when you think about all the hopheads out there who want to try our brews who may not have access to them otherwise," said Walt Dickinson.
Our tasters split on this one, with the hopheads cheering the bold hoppiness, and the traditionalists yearning for a more conventional aspect.
Bruns writes of Jones that he "brought together writers and artists with hobos and thieves, professors and politicians with hopheads and whores, gangsters and labor organizers with lawyers and social workers.
8% India pale ale, brewed as soon as fresh hops are available, is eagerly anticipated by festive hopheads every November.