Topaz (AU) Hops - 1 oz Pellets

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Australian Topaz


Brewing Usage:  Dual Purpose

Aroma: Tropical Fruit, Lychee, Earthy

Alpha Acids %: 15-18

Beta Acids %:  6-7

Co-Humolone: 47-50% of alpha acids

Total Oil:  0.8-1.7 mls/100g

General Trade Perception:  Amazing alpha production, extracted for conversion to reduced isomerized products, and now being utilised as a kettle hop for bittering and aroma

Possible Substitutions:   AU Galaxy

Typical Beer Styles:  IPA, Pale Ale, American Ales

Additional Information:  The flavour potential of Topaz (cultivar number TC-85-70) went unnoticed for some time, as it was sold primarily for alpha acid. However, when used as a late addition, it is capable of contributing very pleasant light tropical fruit characters (lychee), overlying a satisfying earthy background.

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.