Magnum is a high alpha variety that was developed at the Hop Research Center in Huell, Germany. It is widely grown in the Hallertau region of Germany, and is also grown in the U.S. Magnum is a good bittering hop for Ales and Lagers.
Alpha Acids: 12-14%
Yield #’s / acre: 1,340 – 1,700
Seasonal Maturity: Late
Growth Rate: Moderate
Cone Size: Large
Cone Density: Moderate
Style Guide: Lagers, Pilsners, Ales, IPA’s
Aroma: No distinct characteristics some spice and fruit
Substitutes: Horizon, Northern Brewer, Hallertau, Nugget
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