Hop Pellets, NZ Nelson Sauvin 8 oz
Developed by the New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research hop breeding program and released in 2000, Nelson Sauvin is a triploid variety bred from the New Zealand Smoothcone and a selected New Zealand male. It is known for being one of the most unique hop varieties, displaying strong fruit and white wine aroma characteristics.
- Region: New Zealand
- Alpha: 12 - 13%
- Beta: 6 - 8%
- Co-H: 23 - 25% of alpha acids
- Total Oil: 1.1 - 1.1 mL/100g
Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include distinctive "New World" white wine characters; fruitiness with fresh crushed gooseberry and grape infused flavors.