Origin: Moxee, WA
Brewing Usage: Dual-Purpose
Aroma: Fruity notes, especially tropical fruit flavors, pear, watermelon, candy or stone fruit. Often an undertone of citrus and sometimes an identifiable fresh-cut-grass taste
Alpha Acids: 14.0 - 16.0%
Beta Acids: 7.0 - 8.0%
Cohumulone: 28 - 33%
Total Oil: 2.5 - 2.8%
Caryophyllene: 6 - 8%
Humulene: 10.0 - 15.0%
Myrcene: 55 - 60%
Possible Substitutions: Citra, Nelson Sauvin, Rakau
Typical Beer Styles: American Pale Ale, IPA
Other notes: El Dorado is a unique, dual-purpose hop with exceptional aroma qualities and high alpha acids levels. A relatively new variety with consistent performance, quickly making it popular for hop-forward styles or beers with complex flavor profiles.
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 within the ranges stated above.
From BSG HandCraft's website: "To preserve freshness, all BSG HandCraft hops are packaged in nitrogen-flushed, oxygen- and light-barrier foil packages."