Crystal Hops

Crystal Hops

Crystal hops are often paired with bittering hops and are used for finishing aromas. They are mildly bittering and highly aromatic. Released in 1983 they are a cross of German Hallertauer and USDA21381M. Mount Hood, Liberty and Ultra are half sisters.

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Price

1 oz. – $2.69
3 oz. – $4.59
1 lb. – $15.99

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Aroma

Pleasant spice and floral tones, similar to Hallertauer, with very low bittering

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Storage Stability

Fair, 65% remaining

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Maturity

Mid- to late season

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Beer Styles

German Pilsners, Lagers, K├Âlschs, ESBs, Belgian Ales. Often used in combination with Magnum, Saaz and Cascade to boost finished aromas.

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Chemistry

Alpha acids 3.0-5.0%, beta acids 4.5-6.7% (reversed), cohumulone 20-22%, total oils 0.8-2.1ml/100g, myrcene 40-65%, humulene 18-24%, caryophyllene 4-8%

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