Additional information

Country

Characteristics

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Alpha Acid

Beta Acid

Cohumulone

Oil Composition

Myrcene: 35%, Humulene: 18-25%, Farnesene: Trace

Total Oil

Flavour Intensity

Pioneer

Use in brewing

Dual purpose.
The variety has proved to be quite unusual with a very pleasant, lemon, citrus aroma. Initial brews have proved to be very successful with very distinctive, hoppy characteristics

Substitutions

East Kent Golding

Origin/History

Sister to the new English Herald hop and distantly related to Wye Yeoman. It combines a pleasant aroma with a moderately high (8-10%) alpha acid content.

Agronomics

It shows vigorous growth and produces a firm hedge of cones.
It is resistant to powdery mildew, and has moderate resistance to vertcillium wilt and downy mildew.

Storage

Good