Bred at Wye College and released in 1972, Target is a second generation selection from Northern Brewer and a male Eastwell Golding; it is a cousin to Challenger. As a dual purpose variety, Target provides strong bittering characteristics and is unusually effective in dry hop applications compared to other English varieties
Region: United Kingdom
Alpha: 9.5 - 12.5%
Beta: 4.3 - 5.7%
Total Oil:1.2-1.4 mL/100g
Aroma: Sage, Pepper, Citrus Marmalade, Tangerine
Technical data may vary from based on lot and region grown.