Use In Brewing
Northern Brewer has a moderate alpha acid profile and a pleasant aroma making for a great bittering hop that is also sometimes used as a late boil addition. As the featured hop in California Common Beer, Northern Brewer is woody and features a light minty profile. It is also commonly used in all styles of English Ales and some German Lagers.
- Brewer's Gold
Developed from a cross between a male seedling of Brewers Gold with Canterbury Golding in the 1940s.
- Country: Germany
- Cohumulone: 27-32
- Alpha Acid: 5-9%
- Characteristics: Herbal, Resinous, Spicy
- Flavour intensity: 6