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The Hop Store, Monksfield Lane, Newland, Worcestershire, WR13 5BB

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Characteristics

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Alpha Acid

Beta Acid

Cohumulone

Oil Composition

Myrcene 35-40%, Humulene 3.5%, Farnesene Trace

Total Oil

Flavour Intensity

Pilot

Use in brewing

Bittering hop.
Pilot has distinctively different essential oils to other British hops. It works well as a bittering or late aroma hop
Clean bittering with aroma of spice, lemon and marmalade

Substitutions

None

Origin/History

Bred at Wye College it was released commercial in 2001.

Agronomics

A high yielding Hedgerow variety, Pilot has a tolerance to wilt, but it susceptible to both Downy and Powdery mildews.

Storage

Good

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About Us

Charles Faram has been established as merchants of hops and hop products for over 150 years. The company, which was originally based in  Worcester, now resides in the small hamlet of Newland, situated at the foot of the picturesque Malvern Hills.

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