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African Queen Hop Pellets - Distinctive South African Hop Variety

African Queen Hop Pellets - Distinctive South African Hop Variety

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Embark on a sensory journey with African Queen Hop Pellets, a unique hop variety hailing from the fertile soils of South Africa. Revered for its distinctive character and complex flavor profile, African Queen hops offer a tantalizing blend of tropical fruit, citrus, and spice.
Bursting with flavors of passionfruit, guava, and melon, complemented by hints of lemon zest and black currant, African Queen hops add depth and complexity to a wide range of beer styles. Whether used for bittering, flavor, or aroma, these versatile hops leave a lasting impression on the palate, making them a favorite among craft brewers seeking to push the boundaries of flavor.

With an alpha acid content ranging from 10.0% to 12.0%, African Queen Hop Pellets provide ample bitterness while allowing their unique flavor profile to shine through. Elevate your brews with the exotic allure of African Queen hops and unleash your creativity with every sip.

Key Features/Benefits:
  • Aroma: Passionfruit, Guava, Melon, Lemon Zest, Black Currant
  • Alpha Acid Content: 10.0% - 12.0%
  • Usage: Bittering, Flavor, Aroma
  • Recommended Styles: IPA, Pale Ale, Belgian Saison

Technical Specifications:
  • Alpha Acid: 10.0% - 12.0%
  • Beta Acid: 4.5% - 6.0%
  • Cohumulone: 30% - 35%
  • Total Oil: 1.2 - 2.0 mL/100g

Usage Tips:
  • Incorporate African Queen hops into the late boil or as a dry hop addition to showcase their vibrant tropical fruit and citrus aroma.
  • Use 0.5 - 1 oz per gallon for bittering, and 1 - 2 oz per gallon for aroma.
  • Ideal for IPA, Pale Ale, and Belgian Saison styles, where their exotic fruit flavors can enhance complexity.
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