First Gold (UK) Hops - 1 lb Pellets

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UK First Gold

Pedigree: Cross pollination of the Whitbread Golding variety and dwarf male

Brewing Usage: Dual Purpose

Aroma: Slightly spicy, but smooth, with tangerine, orange marmalade, apricot, magnolia and floral flavors

Alpha Acids: 6.5 - 10.0%

Beta Acids: 3.0 - 4.5%

Co-Humulone: 32 - 35% of alpha acids

Total Oil: 0.7 - 1.7 mL/100g

Myrcene: 30 - 38% of total oil

Humulene: ~20% of total oil

Cayophyllene: ~6% of total oil

Farnesene: 1 - 3% of total oil

General Trade Perception: A versatile variety perfect for modern beer styles

Possible Substitutions: Crystal, UK East Kent Golding

Typical Beer Styles: Ale, Bitter, ESB, Fruit Beers

Additional Information: First commercial dwarf hop designed for aroma consideration in England; released in 1996

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.