Hops Pellets 100g – Crystal

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Despite a relatively low yield, Crystal??s has made it a fairly popular hop. It??s woodsy, green, floral and fruity with herb and spice notes of cinnamon, nutmeg and black pepper. Extremely versatile, it??s even used for its notable aromatic qualities in IPAs and Bitters despite its low alpha acid content.

First bred in 1983, it has an interesting lineage with roots extending back to??Hallertau,??Cascade,??Brewer??s Gold??and??Early Green. Commercially it is used in a great variety of beers from RogueBrutal Bitters to Mountain Sun??s Belgian Dip Chocolate Stout.

Characteristics Woody, floral and fruity with spice notes of cinnamon, nutmeg and black pepper
Purpose Aroma
Alpha Acid 2.8%-4.4%
Substitutes Mount Hood,??Hallertau, Spalt
Styles Bitter, Pilsner, Light Lager, Golden Ale, Nut Brown Ale, Pale Ale, India Pale Ale, Stout, Chocolate Stout, American Lager