Ubiquitous Amarillo hops are used in several commercial beers where its ultra-high myrcene content creates a delicious orange citrus flavor. It is also highly acidic, making it perfect for ESB ?s and Pale Ales. A varietal of Virgil Gamache Farms, Inc., Amarillo was discovered to be a mutation from another variety.
|Also Known As||Amarillo Gold|
|Characteristics||Orange citrus flavor|
|Substitutes||Cascade, Centennial, Chinook, Summer|
|Styles||American Pale Ale, India Pale Ale, American Wheat, Bitter, Wheat Beer, Red Ale, ESB|