Saaz (CZ) Pellet Hops - 2oz

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Imported from the Czech Republic, Saaz is a noble type hop considered to have a mild, pleasant, earthy aroma. Czech Saaz has a very low Alpha count which makes it ineffective for bittering.

Pedigree: Czech aroma landrace variety

Brewing Usage: Aroma

Aroma: Very mild with pleasant hoppy notes

Alpha Acids %: 2.0-5.0

Beta Acids %: 7.0-8.0

Co-Humolone: 23-28% of alpha acids

Total Oil: 0.4-1.0 mls/100g

General Trade Perception: The classical "noble" aroma hop with long and strong traditions. Associated with the renowned Pilsner lager.

Possible Substitutions: Polish Lublin, US Saaz, US Sterling, Tettnang

Typical Beer Styles: Pilsner, Lagers, Belgian-Style Ales, Lambic, Bohemian-style beers, Wheats

* 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.