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Why does the Saaz hop have a German name? Along time back, the town of ┼Żatec was part of Germany and not part of the now Czech Republic. Thus the name reflects an historical perspective rather than a cultural one. Officially registered in 1952, the original Saaz, or Czech Saaz as it is sometimes known, has established itself as a staple variety for brewers ...

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