UK Target

UK Target

Pedigree

Second generation selection from Northern Brewer and a male Eastwell Golding seedling

Brewing Usage

Bittering

Aroma

An intense English hop aroma with distinct spicy, floral, sage and citrus characteristics

Possible Substitutions

Typical Beer Styles

  • Ale

Additional Information

A result of the Wye College breeding program, released in 1972

Photo Credit Barth-Haas Group

Alpha Acids

8.5 - 13.5%

Beta Acids

4.0 - 5.7%

Co-Humulone

~37%

Total Oil

1.2 - 1.8 mL / 100g

Myrcene

~45% of total oil

Humulene

~17% of total oil

Caryophyllene

~10% of total oil

Farnesene

< 1% of total oil

General Trade Perception

An excellent bittering hop that tends to be too harsh for aroma purposes late in the boil



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