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Bitter Gold

Bitter Gold
Bitter Gold

Pedigree

Lineage includes Bullion, Comet, Brewer's Gold, Fuggle

Brewing Usage

Bittering

Aroma

No specific aroma characteristics

Possible Substitutions

Typical Beer Styles

  • All Styles

Additional Information

Contains higher alpha acid levels than Nugget and Galena. Released in 1999.

Storage Stability

~56.5% after six months

Alpha Acids

15.44 - 18.84%

Beta Acids

6.13 - 8.01%

Co-Humulone

36 - 41%

Total Oil

0.81 - 3.92 mL / 100g

Myrcene

~68.2% of total oil

Humulene

~7.5% of total oil

Caryophyllene

~8.4% of total oil

Farnesene

~1.2% of total oil

General Trade Perception

A 'super-alpha variety' with excellent bittering potential



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