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Newport hop

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6 years 10 months ago #60 by Pebbbles
Newport hop was created by Pebbbles
Description:
A new hop with mild aroma and a high alpha-acid content. Similar to Galena, Fuggles, & Nugget, this hop is gaining popularity.

Pedigree
Open pollination

Maturity Moderately late
Yield 2300 - 2840 kg/ha. or 1990 - 2550 lb./ac.
Growth Habit Good
Disease/Pest Susceptibility Resistance to both powdery and downy mildew.
Pickability/Drying/Baling Good
Cone-Structure Medium-large, somewhat loose
Lupulin Moderate, Yellow in color
Aroma Mild

Alpha Acid 13.5 - 17% w/w
Beta Acid 7.2 - 9.1% w/w
Cohumulone 36 - 38% of alpha acids
Storageability 60% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 20°C
Total Oil 1.6 - 3.36 mls/100 grams
Myrcene 47 - 54% of whole oil
Humulene 9 - 14% of whole oil
Carophyllene 4.5 - 7% of whole oil
Farnesene <1% of whole oil

General Trade Perception
Viewed as a high-bittering alpha hop.

Possible Substitutions
Galena, Nugget, Fuggle, Magnum, Brewer's Gold

Typical Beer Styles
Ales, Stout, Barley Wine

Additional Information
One of the newest varieties to be released in the US (Year 2002)

Typical Hop Use
Bittering

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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.

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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

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Kegga - Sat 15 Jun - 22:23

Thanks drewtech ?

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