US Galena Pellets - 100 g

NZ$10.50

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US Galena Hop is an excellent high alpha variety with balanced bittering and aroma characteristics.
SKU: 40666
 

Description

An excellent high alpha variety with balanced bittering and aroma characteristics. Galena is mainly used for bittering, but has found favour as a dual purpose variety, quite bitter, Galena blends well with finishing hops. Suitable for all beer styles, especially American ales and lagers. Known primarily as a bittering hop, Galena has flavours and aromas described as pineapple, lime, gooseberry, stone fruit, citrus, brandy and pear.

Characteristics

  • Alpha Acids: 13-15%
  • Beta Acids: 7.5-8.5%
  • Co-humulone: 34-39% of Alpha Acids
  • Total: 1.3-2.1 ml oil per 100gm cone weight
  • B-Pinene: 0.4-0.7% of total oil
  • Mycene: 40-50% of total oil
  • Linalool: 0.1-0.3% of total oil
  • Caryophyllene: 5-9% of total oil
  • Farnesene: <1.0% of total oil
  • Humulene: 11-17% of total oil
  • Geraniol: 0.5-0.8% of total oil
  • Aroma: Citrus, Spicy, Fruity

Specifications

  • Maturity: Early Season 
  • Yield: Medium
  • Growth Habit: Vigorous, columnar frame 
  • Cone Structure: Cylindrical, open, loose cones 
  • Disease Resistance: New Zealand is hop disease free 
  • Storage Stability: Good (New Zealand Grown)

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