Hallertau Mittlefrueh hop pellets. Germany - Crop 2016 (AA 4.7%) T90 Bulk price (450gm+) = $8.90 per 90gm
The classic German noble aroma hop associated with Bavarian style lager beers.
Pedigree At one time the major Hallertau landrace variety with a highly acclaimed aroma profile
Maturity Early to mid-season
Yield 1300 - 1800 kg./ha. or 1150 - 1600 lb./ac.
Growth Habit Moderately vigorous on most soil types
Disease/Pest Susceptibility Sensitive to German wilt which resulted in reduction of its acreage and replacement by Hersbrucker over the 1970's and 1980's.
Cone-Structure Lightish, fluffy cone
Lupulin Pale to medium yellow in color
Aroma Mild and pleasant
Alpha Acid 3.5 - 5.5% w/w
Beta Acid 3 - 4% w/w
Cohumulone 17 - 24% of alpha acids
Storageability 50 - 60% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 20°C
Total Oil 0.7 - 1.3 mls/100 grams
Myrcene 10 - 20% of whole oil
Humulene 30 - 35% of whole oil
Carophyllene 7 - 10% of whole oil
Farnesene <1% of whole oil
General Trade Perception The classic German aroma hop associated with Bavarian style lager beers.
Possible Substitutions Liberty, German Tradition, Ultra
Typical Beer Styles Styles Lager, Bock, Pilsner, Weizen, Belgian-Style Ales, Alt, Lambic, Kvlsch, Munich Ales
Additional Information Limited areas grown in the US, tends to grow best in the milder climates of Oregon and northern Idaho.
Typical Hop Use Aroma