Citra Pellet Hops

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Very fruity Citrus, peach, apricot, passion fruit, grapefruit, lime, melon, gooseberry, lychee fruit, pineapple, mango, papaya and other tropical fruit flavors and aromas. A very new high alpha Hallertauer Mittelfrüh, Tettnanger, EKG hybrid with distinctive citrus aroma. Developed by the Hop Breeding Company of Yakima, Washington; released in 2007

Pedigree:  Comprised of Hallertauer Mittlefruh, US Tettnang, Brewer's Gold and East Kent Golding

Brewing Usage: Aroma

Aroma: Strong citrus and tropical tones - grapefruit, melon, lime, gooseberry, passion fruit and lychee

Alpha Acids %:  11.0-13.0

Beta Acids %: 3.5-4.5

Co-Humolone:  22-24% of alpha acids

Total Oil:  2.2-2.8 mls/100g

General Trade Perception: New, up and coming variety, known for its intense flavor and aroma characteristics

Possible Substitutions: Unknown

Typical Beer Styles:   American style Pale Ale, IPA, Double IPA

*All hops in stock are stored in a cold environment to ensure the highest freshness possible. Alpha and Beta acid amounts vary between batches and may not be exactly as pictured, however are generally with in the ranges stated above.