Very balanced, sometimes calles a "Super"


Popular among craft brewers; bred in 1974 and released in 1990

Pedigree: Cross between Brewer's Gold and a USDA male
Aroma: Medium intensity, floral and citrus tones
Aroma profile: Citrus, Floral
Typical beer styles: All US-style Ales, IPA. Has been used with wheat beers

Brewing values
Brewing Usage Dual Purpose
Alpha Acid 9.5 - 11.5%
Beta Acid 3.5 - 4.5%
Co-humulone 28 - 30%
Total Oil 1.5 - 2.5 mL/100g

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