Challenger Hops (Pellets)
- 1 oz
is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock.
Most widely used for their aromatic properties, UK Challenger hops can act as a bittering agent in your brew, as well. These hops make a great choice for early and late kettle additions, that contribute a spicy, woodsy cedar, and green tea character to any type of Ale. You can also get crisp fruity notes with late kettle additions. This is a granddaughter of Northern Brewer, with lineage also including Target and Northdown.
Hop Statistics: Alpha Acids:6.5 – 9.0% Beta Acids:3.2 – 4.2% Alpha-Beta Ratio:1.5 – 2.8 Cohumulone:(% of alpha acids): 20 – 25% Total Oils in mls per 100 grams dried:1.0 – 1.5 Storage(% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at68° F):70 - 85% Similar Hop Varieties:Perle, Northern Brewer