Apollo is a newer super high-alpha variety with a low cohumulone level that makes it an excellent bittering hop. Used toward the end of the boil it can contribute flavors and aromas of citrus, grapefruit, orange, pine, resin, and cannabis. Recommended for use in Pale Ales, Extra Pale Ales, and IPAs. Also, note that this hop stores extremely well which makes it an ideal hop for you buy and store on hand.
Alpha Acids: 15.0 – 19.0%
Beta Acids: 5.5 – 8.0%
Alpha-Beta Ratio: 1.8 - 3.5
Cohumulone: (% of alpha acids): 24 – 28%
Total Oils in mls per 100 grams dried: 1.5 – 2.5
Storage(% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 68° F) 80 – 90%
Similar Hop Varieties: Bravo, Nugget, Columbus