Australian Galaxy - Limit 8 oz.

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SKU: 6465




Description:

Origin: Australia. The preeminent Australian hop, Galaxy™ arose from breeding programs in the 1990s with ancestry that includes German Perle. It was released in 2009 and has seen very high demand ever since. 

Usage: Aroma and dry hop. Although it has adequate alpha content for bittering additions, Galaxy™ shines when used as an aroma and flavor hop - the later the better for flavor intensity. Its powerful tropical fruit character is at home as a feature in American pale and IPA, wheat beer, saison, and Brettanomyces-fermented beers.

Aroma & Flavor Characteristics: Intense and potent. Musky tropical fruit (passionfruit, apricot, Key lime) with dank citrus and earthy blackcurrant.

Alpha Acid Range % 13.5 – 15.0
Beta Acid Range % 5.8 – 6.0
Co-Humulone as % of alpha 33 – 35
Total oils mls/100 gr. 2.4 – 4.0