Additional information

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Characteristics

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Alpha Acid

Beta Acid

Cohumulone

Oil Composition

Myrcene: 44-55%, Humulene: 20-26%, Farnesene: 2-5%

Total Oil

Flavour Intensity

Sorachi Ace

Use in brewing

Dual purpose hop.
This hop has a lemon citrus flavour with hints of orange and dill.

Substitutions

None

Origin/History

It was commercially released in 2006 after first being bred by the Sapporo Brewery in Hokkaido, Japan in the 1980's.
Parents are Saaz, Brewer’s Gold and BeiKei No. 2.

Agronomics

This hop has a fairly low yield at only 1100-1400 kg/ha.

Storage

Good