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Challenger Hops

Bred at Wye College and introduced in 1972, Challenger is a granddaughter of Northern Brewer and niece of Northdown. It is a versatile variety with wide applications in both early and late kettle additions.

Product Details

Country of Origin: United Kingdom

Aroma Profile: Cedar, Green Tea, Spicy

Beer Styles: Best Bitter, ESB, Stout

Brewing Values

Alpha Acid: 6.5–8.5%

Beta Acid: 3.5–5%

Total Oil: 0.5–1.5 ml/100g

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