Origin and Description

Hüller Bitterer hops is one of those ghosts wandering around the empty keg yard. This variety was the prodigy of the Hull Hop Research Institute in Germany, and was prided for the first wilt resistant variety to come from the program. Its difficult to find even traces of this hops with exceptions of historical context.

Hüller Bitterer is or was a dual use hops with an alpha acid rating at 4.5%-7.0%. It is on the lower side of bitterness, but is still known for its clean bittering qualities. Hüller Bitterer is also known for its aromatic qualities.

Hüller Bitterer was bred for its resistance to wilt, and also came equipped with a tolerance to peronospora as well as downy mildew. The medium sized cones came from moderately low yields medium to late in the growing season.

Hüller Bitterer Hops Usage

Hüller Bitterer hops has aromatic and bittering qualities.
Hüller Bitterer hops is commonly used for both its aromatic qualities as well as its bittering qualities.

Hüller Bitterer Hops Characteristics

Below is a list of characteristics for hüller bitterer hops that impact farming, chemistry, transport & trade, beer production, as well as the final character of the finished product.

Hüller Bitterer Hops Acid Composition

Alpha Acid Composition 4.5%-7%Hüller Bitterer Hops Alpha Acid Composition - 4.5 To 7 Percent
Beta Acid Composition 4.5%-5.5%Hüller Bitterer Hops Beta Acid Composition - 4.5 To 5.5 Percent
Co-Humulone Composition 26%-31%Hüller Bitterer Hops Co-Humulone Acid Composition - 26 To 31 Percent

Hüller Bitterer Hops Cone Physical Characteristics

Hüller Bitterer Lupulin ColorYellowYellow Lupulin Color for Hüller Bitterer Hops
Hüller Bitterer Cone SizeMediumHüller Bitterer Hop - Medium Cone Size
Hüller Bitterer Cone DensityModerateHüller Bitterer Hops - Moderate Cone Density

Hüller Bitterer Hops Growth, Harvest, and Storage Details

YieldYield for Hüller Bitterer Hops is Low at 1146 - 1367 kg/hectare
Hüller Bitterer Hops - Low Crop Yields
Growth RateModerate
Hüller Bitterer Hops - Moderate Growth Rate
Susceptibility to Disease and Pests
Resistent To:
Verticillium Wilt,Peronospora,Powdery Mildew,
Hüller Bitterer Hops Resistance to Disease & Pests is Moderate to Excellent
StorabilityHüller Bitterer Hops maintains 60%-6% alpha acid comtents after 6 months storage at 20 degrees CHüller Bitterer Hops Storability - Moderate
Ease of HarvestGoodHüller Bitterer Hops - Good Pickability

Hüller Bitterer Hops Oil Composition

Total Oil Composition1-1.5 mls/100 gramsHüller Bitterer Hops - Total Oil Compensation 1-1.5 mls
Myrcene Oil Composition28%-51%Hüller Bitterer Hops - Myrcene Oil Compensation 28-51 Percent
Humulene Oil Composition9%-20.8%Hüller Bitterer Hops - Humulene Oil Compensation 9-20.8 Percent
Caryophyllene Oil Composition5%-8%Hüller Bitterer Hops - Caryophyllene Oil Compensation 5-8 Percent.jpg
Farnesene Oil Composition0%-1%Hüller Bitterer Hops -Farnesene Oil Compensation 0-1 Percent

Hüller Bitterer Hops Substitutes


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    Hüller Bitterer Hops Use in Commercial Beers

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