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German Hallertau T-90 Hop Pellets - 1 lb




German Hallertau Mittelfruh T90 Hop Pellets, 2 oz sealed package

Grown in the Hallertau region of Bavaria, Hallertau is known for being one of the world's finest flavor and aroma hops.  This is one of the original Noble Hop varieties, and has been used as such for over a century.  


Although traditionally used for both clean bittering and aroma, Hallertau shines more as an aroma and flavor addition hop because of generally low alpha acid content.  Ideal for all traditional beer styles.  Because of lower cohumulone content, Hallertau delivers a very clean bittering profile.

Aroma and Flavor

Expect light earth, light spice and distinct floral characteristics from Hallertau Mittelfruh.  In lighter lagers and European styles, Hallertau is used traditionally and extensively as a late addition for a subtle aroma profile and lighter flavors.

Average Acid Content

Alpha Acids: 3.0% - 5.5%
Beta Acids: 3.0% - 5.0%
Co-Humulone: 18% - 28%

Average Oil Content (% of Total Oils)

Total Oils: 0.7 - 1.3 mL/100g
Myrcene: 35% - 44%
Humulene: 30% - 55%
Caryophyllene: 10% - 15%
Farnesene: 0% - 1%
B-Pinene: No Published Information
Linalool: 0.7% - 1.1%
Geraniol: No Published Information

Possible Substitutes for Hallertau

The commonly accepted substitutes for Hallertau are other noble type hops, including Czech Saaz, which will be more distinctly spicy and Tettnang, which will be slightly less floral.

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