Life on Two Wheels - Cycling Around Flanders Hop Farms near Poperinge in Belgium.



 

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Back Forward Cycling Around Flanders Hop Farms near Poperinge [September2007]

Well we have drunk so much beer we may as well go and take a look at some of the ingredients. The area around Poperinge has a large concentration of hop farms and we spent some time cycling around the fields at harvest time. Consequently, we saw the hop vines being removed by frightening machinery and then being carted off to the farms where, in many cases, hops were heat-treated before being heaped into sacks. Oh, and we then went and sunk some Hommel Bier.

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Woman Serving Beer

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