Hop Plant Variety: Newport

A high-alpha hop developed by the U.S.D.A. breeding program at Oregon State University using Hallertau Magnum as its mother. Newport has excellent yields and is resistant to both powdery and downy mildews.


Alpha Acids: 13.5-17%

Beta: 7.2-9.1%

Yield #’s / acre: 1,990 – 2,550

Purpose: Bittering

Co-Humulone  36-38%

Seasonal Maturity: Mid to Late

Growth Rate: Moderate

Sidearm Length:

Cone Size: Medium to Large

Cone Density: Loose to Medium

Resistant to:  Downy and Powdery Mildew

Susceptible to: 

Style Guide:  Pale Ale, American Lager

Aroma: Pine

Substitutes: Galena, Nugget


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