A landrace variety originating from the Hersbruck region of Southern Germany, Hersbrucker has expanded and is now widely grown throughout the Hallertau and Spalt regions. It displays a delicate aroma profile that is often compared to other noble varieties.
Country of Origin: Germany
Aroma Profile: Hay, Orange, Spicy, Woody
Beer Styles: Pilsner, Hefeweizen, German Ale
Alpha Acid: 1.5–4%
Beta Acid: 2.5–6%
Total Oil: 0.5–1 ml/100g