Northern Brewer (US)

A true dual purpose hop with good aroma


Bred in England, 1934; limited acreage in the US

Pedigree: Canterbury Golding female and the male OB21
Aroma: Medium intensity with Evergeen, wood & mint overtones
Aroma profile: Pine
Typical beer styles: All English-styles, esp. Porters, Ales, Kölsch, and Munich Helles

Brewing values
Brewing Usage Dual Purpose
Alpha Acid 8 - 10%
Beta Acid 3 - 5%
Co-humulone 20 - 30%
Total Oil 1.5 - 2 mL/100g

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