Hops Challenger UK 1oz Pellet

YCH (Hopunion)

LD2018A

Pedigree

Granddaughter of Northern Brewer, lineage also includes Northdown and Target

Brewing Usage

Dual Purpose

Aroma

Cedar, green tea and sweet floral characteristics (as a late addition, it can provide crisp, fruity flavors)

Possible Substitutions

  • Northern Brewer
  • German Perle

Typical Beer Styles

  • English-style Ale

Additional Information

Bred at Wye College and released in 1972 for commercial planting

Alpha Acids

6.5 - 9.0%

Beta Acids

3.2 - 4.2%

 

Co-Humulone

20 - 25%

Total Oil

1.0 - 1.5 mL / 100g

 

Myrcene

~30% of total oil

Humulene

~25% of total oil

 

Caryophyllene

~9.5% of total oil

Farnesene

< 1% of total oil

 

General Trade Perception

A versatile hop, widely used for both early and late kettle additions


Collections: Hops

Category: 1 oz Bag, Brew Supply, no-timer, no-upsell, Pellet, USA

Type: Hops

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