Perle was bred from Northern Brewer at the Hop Research Center in Huell, Germany. It is well established in Germany and is also grown in both Oregon and Washington. Perle is a dual purpose variety with moderate alpha levels and a nice aroma profile. It is popular with growers due to its high yields and resistance to downy mildew and wilt.
Alpha Acids: 7-9.5%
Yield #’s / acre: 1,160 – 1,600
Seasonal Maturity: Early
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sidearm Length: 24-30”
Resistant to: Downy Mildew
Susceptible to: Moderate to Powdery Mildew
Style Guide: Lagers, Pilsner, Kolsch, Belgian Strong Ale
Aroma: Floral, Spicy, Mint, Pine, Herbal
Substitutes: Northern Brewer
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