Finding favor as a Saaz replacement


Limited but stable acreage; released in 1998

Pedigree: Lineage includes Saaz, Cascade, Brewer's Gold, Early Green and German open-pollination
Aroma: Herbal and spicy with a hint of floral and citrus
Aroma profile: Citrus, Herbal, Floral, Spicy
Typical beer styles: Pilsner, Lager and Belgian-style Ales

Brewing values
Brewing Usage Aroma
Alpha Acid 6 - 9%
Beta Acid 4 - 6%
Co-humulone 22 - 28%
Total Oil 1.3 - 1.9 mL/100g

Possible substitutions