Hop Plant Variety: Bitter Gold

A super alpha variety often compared to Nugget or Galena. Its heritage comes from Bullion, Brewer’s Gold, Comet and Fuggle. Used fore bittering or addition of strong flavors of stone fruit, watermelon and pear.


Alpha Acids: 15.4-18.8%

Beta Acids: 6.1-8%

Yield #’s / acre:

Purpose: Bittering

Co-Humulone:   36-41%

Style Guide:  Ales, Lager, Pilsner, Bitter, India Pale Ale

Aroma: Stone Fruit, Watermelon,and Pear

Bitter Gold

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