UK Admiral

Pedigree

Cross of Challenger and Northdown

Brewing Usage

Bittering

Aroma

Pleasant, resinous hop aroma with hints of citrus (orange) and herbal flavors

Possible Substitutions

Typical Beer Styles

  • English-style Ale

Additional Information

Bred at Wye to complement the variety Target

Alpha Acids

13.0 - 16.0%

Beta Acids

4.0 - 6.0%

Co-Humulone

37 - 45%

Total Oil

1.0 - 1.7 mL / 100g

Myrcene

~45% of total oil

Humulene

23 - 26% of total oil

Caryophyllene

6 - 8% of total oil

Farnesene

~2% of total oil

General Trade Perception

A high alpha hop with balanced bitterness and an acceptable aroma profile; a versatile replacement for both high alpha and dual purpose varieties



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