Hops is most known for use in beer steeping and have been used for this since the Middle Ages. Hops is very aromatic and gives the beer its flavor and sustenance. Large producers of hops are Germany and the Czech Republic. This hops comes from the Czech Republic famous for their beer and is of type "Zatecky" named after the city Zatec, in German Saaz.
Hops are naturally present in both Europe and other parts of the world, including Sweden. In Sweden can mostly wild hops originated from former farmings be found.
Hops is possible to prepare tea out of, but the taste is bitter.
An aromatic bitter taste
Czech hops whole, Zatecky
- use about 2 grams of tea. Pour in 100 °C water and let it steep for 30 seconds.