Great late addition hop. Bred by the American Dwarf Hop Association in the United States, released in 2003.
Development: Cross pollination of Lexus and an unspecified male; derived from numerous plants including Zeus, Nugget and male USDA varieties.
Aroma: Distinct spiciness with earthy, onion, garlic and citrus characteristics
Alpha Acids: 16.0 — 19.0%
Beta Acids: 3.3 — 6.0%
Co-Humulone: 26 — 33%
Total Oil: 1.5 — 2.5 mls/100g
Substitutions: Columbus, Warrior®, Millennium
Typical Beer Styles: IPA, Pale Ale, Imperial IPA