DetailsGreat 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
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Origin - Alpha Acid (Average %) 16.0 — 19.0% Type Pellet Typical Usage Aroma Co-Humulone (%) 26 — 33% Total Oil (ml/100g hops) 1.5 — 2.5 mls/100g Substitutions Columbus, Warrior®, Millennium
4.8 / 5.04 ReviewsGreat... for a strong onion characterWhen used as a flavor and aroma addition (1 oz each), this hop contributes some light earthy and spice notes... which are almost entirely drowned out by the strong onion/garlic notes. In my two experiences, this has been "the onion hop."_x000D__x000D_This may be desirable for your style, and perhaps--like peated malt--this is an ingredient to be used in moderation. Just know what you're getting into, because I was unpleasantly surprised at the strengthFebruary 8, 2014Summit yourself to this hops!This super hops has great bittering properties as well as great aroma if add late in the boil. A cross breed between Nugget, and citrus flavored hops with a super ALPHA content of 6:1 alpha-to-beta acid ratio.March 22, 2013Super Bittering HopsWorks great in Imperial IPA's, IPA's and Pale Ales, Great bitterness, and goes well with hops like Cascade, Willamette, Citra.February 25, 2013
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