Crystal 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.
Crystal Varietal Info
Pedigree: Triploid variety from German Hallertau with contributions from Cascade, Brewer's Gold and Early Green; a half-sister of Mt. Hood and Liberty
Brewing Usage: Aroma
Aroma: Mild, floral and spicy
Alpha Acids %: 3.5-5.5
Beta Acids %: 4.5-6.7
Co-Humolone: 20-26% of alpha acids
Total Oil: 0.8-2.1 mls/100g
General Trade Perception: The most pungent of the new triploid Hallertau family
Possible Substitutions: Mt. Hood, Hersbrucker, Strisselpalt, Liberty, Hallertau
Typical Beer Styles: Lager, Kolsch, ESB, Pilsner, IPA, Pale Ale & Belgian Ales
Additional Information: Primarily grown in Oregon; released in 1993
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.