Sorachi Ace

Pedigree

Cross between Brewer's Gold, Saazer - OP and Beikei No. 2 male

Brewing Usage

Dual Purpose

Aroma

Unique lemon and dill characteristics

Typical Beer Styles

  • Pale Ale

Additional Information

Developed in 1984 for Supporo Brewers Ltd.

Alpha Acids

10.0 - 16.0%

Beta Acids

6.0 - 7.0%

Co-Humulone

~23%

Total Oil

2.0 - 2.8 mL / 100g

Myrcene

54 - 61% of total oil

Humulene

19 - 23% of total oil

Caryophyllene

6 - 7 % of total oil

Farnesene

0 - 2 % of total oil

General Trade Perception

An extremely unique high alpha aroma variety with great bittering characteristics



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