Brewers Gold is a complex bittering hop that is noted to have a sharp or pungent bittering quality. It also imparts a fruity yet spicy aroma as well as having a black currant characteristic. Brewers Gold can be used in a wide range of styles, but can be overpowering in larger amounts.
|Alpha Acids: ||8 - 10%|
|Beta Acids: ||3.5 - 4.5%|
|Co-Humulone: ||40 - 48%|
|Total Oil: ||2.0 - 2.4 mL / 100g|
|Typical Styles: ||Ales, Pilsners, Lambics, Biere de Garde, Saisons|
|Characteristics: ||Intensely resiny, black currant, fruity, spicy|
|Possible Substitutes: ||Chinook, Galena, Nugget|