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 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%|
|Beta Acid Composition||4.5%-5.5%|
Hüller Bitterer Hops Cone Physical Characteristics
|Hüller Bitterer Lupulin Color||Yellow|
|Hüller Bitterer Cone Size||Medium|
|Hüller Bitterer Cone Density||Moderate|
Hüller Bitterer Hops Growth, Harvest, and Storage Details
|Yield||Yield for Hüller Bitterer Hops is Low at 1146 - 1367 kg/hectare|
|Susceptibility to Disease and Pests|
Verticillium Wilt,Peronospora,Powdery Mildew,
|Storability||Hüller Bitterer Hops maintains 60%-6% alpha acid comtents after 6 months storage at 20 degrees C|
|Ease of Harvest||Good|
Hüller Bitterer Hops Oil Composition
|Total Oil Composition||1-1.5 mls/100 grams|
|Myrcene Oil Composition||28%-51%|
|Humulene Oil Composition||9%-20.8%|
|Caryophyllene Oil Composition||5%-8%|
|Farnesene Oil Composition||0%-1%|
Hüller Bitterer Hops Substitutes
Common Beer Styles for Hüller Bitterer Hops
Hüller Bitterer Hops Use in Commercial Beers
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