Hop Pellets, UK Challenger 1 lb
Bred at Wye College and introduced in 1972, Challenger is a granddaughter of Northern Brewer and niece of Northdown. It is a versatile variety with wide application in both early and late kettle additions.
- Region: United Kingdom
- Alpha: 6.5 - 8.5%
- Beta: 4 - 4.5%
- Co-H: 20 - 25% of alpha acids
- Total Oil: 1 - 1.7 mL/100g
Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include cedar, green tea and sweet fruit.