UK WGV

UK WGV

Pedigree

Open pollination of Bates Brewer

Brewing Usage

Aroma

Aroma

Fresh earthy, botanical and floral flavors

Possible Substitutions

Typical Beer Styles

  • Pale Ale

Additional Information

Selected as a seedling in 1911 on a farm at Beltring in Kent and named after the Whitbread Beer Company, which purchased the farm

Alpha Acids

5.0 - 7.5%

Beta Acids

2.5 - 3.5%

Co-Humulone

~37%

Total Oil

0.8 - 1.2 mL / 100g

Myrcene

24 - 27% of total oil

Humulene

38 - 42% of total oil

Caryophyllene

~13% of total oil

Farnesene

1 - 2% of total oil

General Trade Perception

Similar to Goldings, but not as delicate and containing a more robust, hoppy flavor



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