Amarillo® is a ultra-high myrcene content hop, which creates a big orange citrus flavor. It is used as mainly a flavor and aroma hop with orange, grapefruit, melon, and peach notes. This acidic hop is perfect choice for for ESB’s, India Pale Ales, and Wheat beers.
Flavor Descriptors: Orange, Grapefruit, Lemon, Melon, Apricot, Peach
Alpha Acid %: 12.5 - 16%
Total Oil %: 3.5-5.5%
Cryo Hops® utilizes the most innovative technology in cryogenic processing where whole-leaf hops are separated into concentrated lupulin and bract at extremely low temperatures to preserve the essential oils and resins. The result is an enticing LupuLN2® hop pellet that doubles the hop potency by 40-50% of traditional hop pellets for the same weight. Producing an enhanced hop flavor with juicy, resinous and fruity characteristics that is perfect for IPA beers and styles.
AMARILLO® is a trademark owned by Virgil Gamache Farms, Inc.
|Country of Origin||USA|
|Alpha Acid||High (10+%)|
These pellet hops were great for adding bitterness, possibly stronger than I expected. I would like to have more aroma out of my late additions though.