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Hopunion Citra Hop Pellets
Hopunion Citra Hop Pellets

Hopunion Citra Hop Pellets

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$3.00
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A new, moderately-high acid cross between Hallertau Mittelfreuh, U.S. Tettnanger, Bavarian, Brewers Gold and E.K. Golding. Very fruity. Used in Sierra Nevada Torpedo IPA and strong American and Belgian ales.

Pedigree

Comprised of Hallertau Mittelfrüh, US Tettnang, Brewer's Gold and East Kent Golding

Brewing Usage

Aroma

Aroma

Strong citrus and tropical tones of grapefruit, melon, lime, gooseberry, passion fruit and lychee

General Trade Perception

One of the most popular new varieties, known for its intense flavor and aroma characteristics

Typical Beer Styles

  • IPA

Additional Information 

 Developed by the Hop Breeding Company and released in 2007.

Storage Stability

~75% alpha remaining after 6 months

Alpha Acids

11.0 - 13.0%

Beta Acids

3.5 - 4.5%

Co-Humulone

22 - 24%

Total Oil

2.2 - 2.8 mL / 100g

Myrcene

60 - 65% of total oil

Humulene

11 - 13% of total oil

Caryophyllene

6 - 8% of total oil

Farnesene

< 1% of total oil