Additional information

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Characteristics

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Alpha Acid

Beta Acid

Cohumulone

Oil Composition

Myrcene: 40-59%, Humulene: 12-22%, Farnesene: <1%

Total Oil

Flavour Intensity

Nugget

Use in brewing

Dual purpose hop.

A high alpha acid hop with a good aroma profile.

Substitutions

Columbus, Galena

Origin/History

Selected from a cross between Brewers Gold and a high alpha male with good storage properties. Released in 1982 it is now a major high alpha variety in the USA

Agronomics

Heavy cone structure maturing mid-season. Little visual reaction to infection with ring-spot virus. Good resistance to powdery mildew and downy mildew.

Storage

Very Good