Bell's Select Citra Hops - 8 oz Pellets

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Citra hops hand selected by Bell's Brewery for our beer lineup*, packaged exclusively by Bell's General Store for homebrewers.

Bell's Brewery selects the highest quality hops with the best aromas, oils and flavors for our beers.  We have now brought these hops to you with our Bell's Select brand. These are the same hand-selected hops we use to make our own beers in the brewery.

Packaged in vacuumed and nitrogen flushed Mylar packaging to ensure the best aroma and stability. 

*Image shown is generic and does not necessarily mean this variety is in the recipe for displayed beers.

Citra Varietal Info

Pedigree:  Comprised of Hallertauer Mittlefruh, US Tettnang, Brewer's Gold and East Kent Golding

Brewing Usage: Aroma

Aroma: Strong citrus and tropical tones - grapefruit, melon, lime, gooseberry, passion fruit and lychee

Alpha Acids %:  11.0-13.0

Beta Acids %: 3.5-4.5

Co-Humolone:  22-24% of alpha acids

Total Oil:  2.2-2.8 mls/100g

General Trade Perception: New, up and coming variety, known for its intense flavor and aroma characteristics

Possible Substitutions: Unknown

Typical Beer Styles:   American style Pale Ale, IPA, Double IPA

Additional Information: Developed by the Hop Breeding Company of Yakima, Washington; released in 2007

All our in stock hops are stored cold 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.