Challenger® 5 kg pellets TYPE 90 - about 6.1 % Alpha Crop 2020
Can be used as aroma and bittering hops.
Dominated by sweet fruits such as pineapple, paired with fruity grapefruit, spicy wild garlic, juniper as well as woody cognac.
Are floral almost perfume-like aromas such as rose oil to find.
This is complemented with sweet gingerbread, vanilla and marzipan.
Notes of banana can also be detected.
The alpha acid varies depending on the year of crop.
Origin: Great Britain
Contents: 5 kg in a vacuum bag
Note: all English beers
* for cold extract 2 gr pellets were dissolved in 200 ml water (20° C) for 30 min
* Source: THE GREAT HOPENAROMA BOOK - A Guide to Taste - Volume 1 - Joh. Barth & Sohn GmbH & Co. KG - Nuremberg, November 2011