Hop Variety – Admiral

Pedigree: Cross of Challenger and Northdown
Brewing Usage: Bittering
Aroma: Pleasant, resinous hop aroma with hints of citrus (orange) and herbal flavors
Alpha Acids: 13.0 – 16.0%
Beta Acids: 4.0 – 6.0%
Co-Humulone: 37 – 45% of alpha acids
Total Oil: 1.0 – 1.7 mL/100g
Myrcene: 45% of total oil
Humulene: 23 – 26% of total oil
Caryophyllene: 6 – 8% of total oil
Farnesene: 2% of total oil
General Trade Perception: A high alpha hop with balanced bitterness and an acceptable aroma profile; a versatile replacement for both high alpha and dual purpose varieties
Possible Substitutions: UK Challenger, UK Northdown, UK Target
Typical Beer Styles: English-style Ales
Additional Information: Bred at Wye to compliment the variety Target

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