Brewers Gold Hops

Brewers Gold Hops

An heirloom American hop that is the parent of many popular high-alpha bittering varieties. Grown commercially in the Midwest and Northeast, it’s an ideal substitute for Newport, Magnum and Galena.

5

Price

1 oz. – $2.29
3 oz. – $3.89
1 lb. – $13.69

5

Aroma

Black currant, citrusy

5

Storage Stability

Short if stored at room temperature. Refrigeration is ideal.

5

Maturity

Late August/Early September

5

Beer Styles

English Ales, Lambic, Porter, Pilsner, Ales. Pairs well with German Noble-type hops.

5

Chemistry

Alpha acids 7.0-8.5%, beta acids 2.5-3.5%, cohumulone 36-48%, total oils 1.8-2.4ml/100g, myrcene 37-40%, humulene 29-31%, caryophyllene 7-7.5%

Other Hops for Sale

Bitter Gold Hops

Bitter Gold

A super-alpha bittering hop that’s potent with minimal aroma.

Galena Hops

Galena

A high-alpha hop with balanced bittering and aroma characteristics.

Newport Hops

Newport

A newer bittering variety with an earthy, citrus aroma and wine/balsamic notes.