A classic aroma hop and was crossed in the Hopsteiner breeding program from the English variety Zenith and a male Hopsteiner breeding line. The aroma of raw hops can be described as herbal, citrus and tea-like, as well as slightly fruity with mint notes. Good resistance to diseases such as downy mildew and powdery mildew and Vertilicium wilt as well as drought stress. Main growing country is Germany. Early maturity.

Pedigree: Zenith x Hopsteiner male
Aroma: Tea, spicy, green fruit, pepper
Typical beer styles: Alt, Pilsner, Maisbier, Lager, Helles, Kolsch, Golden Ale, Bitter, English IPA

Brewing values
Brewing Usage Aroma
Alpha Acid 9 - 10%
Beta Acid 4 - 5%
Co-humulone 27 - 30%
Total Oil 1.5 - 2 mL/100g

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