A Czech Republic landrace variety, Saaz is the most classic "noble" aroma hop with longstanding and strong traditions. It is associated with and defines Czech-style pilsners.
Country of Origin: Czech Republic
Aroma Profile: Earthy, Floral, Grassy, Spicy, Woody
Beer Styles: Czech Lager, Saison
Alpha Acid: 2.5–4%
Beta Acid: 4–6%
Total Oil: 0.4–1 ml/100g