Origin: US, bred from Saaz variant
Brewing Usage: Aroma
Aroma: High offering of floral notes
Alpha Acids: 3.0 - 6.0%
Typical Beer Styles: English Ales
Other notes: Sonnet is a new hop variety bred from a Saaz variant that exhibited Golding-like characteristics. It's used for aroma due to its low alpha acid content, and offers lots of floral notes.
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."