Despite being grown in regions throughout Germany, Mittelfrüher is commonly referred to as "Hallertauer Mittelfrüher" as it was once the major Hallertau landrace variety. It is a classic German aroma hop associated with Bavarian-style lager beers. It is distinguished by an intense, pleasantly harmonic bitterness.
Country of Origin: Germany
Aroma Profile: Citrus, Herbal, Spicy, Woody
Beer Styles: Pilsner, Hefeweizen, German Ale
Alpha Acid: 3–5.5%
Beta Acid: 3–5%
Total Oil: 0.5–1 ml/100g