A true dual purpose hop. Bred in England and later grown in Belgium, Spain, Germany and the US.
Development: One of the original high alpha hops bred in England; a cross between an American wild hop and English male.
Usage: Dual purpose
Aroma: Medium intensity, hoppy tang
Alpha Acids: 7 — 10%
Beta Acids: 3.5 — 5%
Co-Humulone: 27 — 33% of alpha acids
Total Oil: 1.6 — 2.1 mls/100g
Substitutions: Columbus, Chinook, Galena, Magnum, US Northern Brewer, German Brewer’s Gold
Typical Beer Styles: ESB, Bitter, English Pale Ale, Porter, Lager