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Hersbrucker Hops (Pellets)
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Sometimes called Hallertau Hersbrucker as the Hersbruck region is right next to the Hallertau region and Hersbrucker is grown in both regions. A hop that represents a large acreage in Germany and what has essetially replaced traditional Hallertauer hops as they were more susceptible to disease.

Hersbrucker gives you classic noble type German hop flavor. Expect spice, fruit and floral characteristics. Often used as an aroma hop, Hersbrucker has a low alpha acid percentage but generous oil content. Great for Lagers, Pilsners, Bocks, Belgian Ales, Kolsch, Munich Helles, and Lambics.

Hop Statistics:
Alpha Acids: 2.0 – 5.0%
Beta Acids: 2.5 – 6.0%
Alpha-Beta Ratio: 0.41 - 0.88
Cohumulone: (% of alpha acids): 18 – 25%
Total Oils in mls per 100 grams dried: 0.5 – 0.9
Storage(% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 68° F): 55 – 65%
Similar Hop Varieties: Mt. Hood

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Flavor and AromaEarthy, Citrus, Noble
Alpha AcidsLow
Total Oil ContentAverage
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Tom F on May 17, 2018
Making a beer using these hops.
Craig H. on May 1, 2018
Tom F on May 17, 2018
Trad. German lager
Tom F on May 17, 2018
Making a beer using these hops.
Craig H. on May 1, 2018
Trad. German lager
Tom F on May 17, 2018

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AA - 1.7
be careful of the AA, the 2oz I recieved was rated at 1.7; specs say 2-5, most software has it around 2.5. If you've made a recipe with 2.5 AA then go back and dbl check you may need slightly more hop to achieve same IBU.
August 18, 2017
excellent hop
my favorite of all hops..more potent than hallertau...i use it in over half my rrcipes..great for dry hoppinh
May 1, 2013