Citra Pellet Hops

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SKU: 4837




Description:

Origin: Washington, USA. Parentage includes Hallertau  Mittelfrüh, Tettnang, Brewers Gold, and East Kent Golding. Developed by the Hop Breeding Company of Yakima and released in 2007, Citra® remains highly sought after for its unique flavor characteristics.

Usage: Because of its distinctive and intense aromatics, Citra® is best in a late addition or dry hop capacity. Used as a single variety or in a blend, Citra® does well in American wheat beers, pale ales, IPAs Belgian-style ales, and has been known to complement Brettanomyces.  

Aroma & Flavor Characteristics: Strongly tropical and lush with a host of fruit flavors including peach, passionfruit, guava, lychee, lime and gooseberry.

Alpha Acid Range % 11.0 – 13.0
Beta Acid Range % 3.5 – 4.5
Co-Humulone as % of alpha 22 - 24
Total oils mls/100 gr. 2.2 – 2.8