Originally bred in England in 1934, Northern Brewer is a cross between Canterbury Golding and a male seedling of Brewer's Gold. It was originally grown in the North of England but has become one of the main varieties in the Hallertau region of Germany. Northern Brewer displays pleasant pine and mint characteristics in dual-purpose brewing applications.
Country of Origin: Germany
Aroma Profile: Citrus, Herbal, Resinous, Spicy
Beer Styles: IPA, Amber Ale, Pale Ale
Alpha Acid: 6–10%
Beta Acid: 3–5%
Total Oil: 1–1.6 ml/100g