Sorachi ace

Beer styles: mainly American style ales 

Origin: Sorachi Ace is a bitter variety from Japan obtained from Brewers Gold and Saaz, also grown in the USA.

Agronomics: NA

Alpha acids: 10.0-14.0 %

Beta acids: 6.5-7.5 %

Co-humulone: 20-26 % of alpha acids

Total oil: 1.2-1.8 ml / 100 grams

Aroma: Citrusy notes with coconut

Myrcene: 25-35 % of whole oil

Caryophyllene: 6-8 % of whole oil

Humulene: 20-28 % of whole oil

Farnesene: < 1 %of whole oil

Brewing characteristic: bitter hops with nice lemony aroma

Recommended use and hopping: as pellets type 90 or leaf, second and third hopping, dry hopping