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Horizon hop

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6 years 10 months ago #47 by Pebbbles
Horizon hop was created by Pebbbles
Description:
Low cohumulone gives smooth clean bitterness with high AA & oil content. The aroma & flavour blend well with all the noble hops..try it!!

Pedigree
A diploid high alpha, low co-humulone selection. Cross made in Oregon in 1970, half-sister of Nugget.

Maturity Medium
Yield 2100 - 2300 kg./ha. or 1900 - 2000 lb./ac.
Growth Habit Moderately vigorous, neat even columnar habit
Disease/Pest Susceptibility Susceptibility to downy mildew. Moderately resistant Verticillium wilt.
Pickability/Drying/Baling Good
Cone-Structure Firm, quite tight
Lupulin Moderate amount, yellow
Aroma Floral, spicy

Alpha Acid 11 - 13% w/w
Beta Acid 6.5 - 8.5% w/w
Cohumulone 16 - 19% of alpha acids
Storageability Average to good
Total Oil 1.5 - 2.0 mls/100 grams
Myrcene 55 - 65% of whole oil
Humulene 11 - 13% of whole oil
Carophyllene 7.5 - 9% of whole oil
Farnesene 2.5 - 3.5% of whole oil

General Trade Perception
Good potential as a medium alpha, good aroma, dual purpose hop. Has a low co-humulone, which results in a clean tasting beer.

Possible Substitutions
Magnum

Typical Beer Styles
All Ales and Lagers

Additional Information
Commercially grown in small quantities. Gaining in popularity with the craft-brewing industry.

Typical Hop Use
Dual purpose

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Finnroo's Avatar Finnroo - Thu 11 Jul - 14:09

Just finished a good brew day, brewing an English Bitter or maybe it s a pale. Did a starter seemed to go well. But my picnic tap on my keg snapped so had to use a pair of plyers to pour. Nice n foamy :D

Gash - Sun 7 Jul - 09:45

Think you'll find the others will be like the grainfather app if they are set up correctly.

Keg - Thu 4 Jul - 20:15

Hi everyone, just wondering why the likes of BS, Brewfather ect specify a lower strike water volume than the sparge volume? The only one that does not is the Grainfather app.

Finnroo's Avatar Finnroo - Thu 20 Jun - 12:38

Very cold brew day in the shed. The fog is down to about 3 feet. ha. :O

Kegga - Sat 15 Jun - 22:23

Thanks drewtech ?

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