Hop: Pacific Sunrise


Pacific Sunrise was released in 2000 by New Zealand HortSearch program. Pedigree is from Cluster, Fuggle, European and New Zealand male hops.

Pacific Sunrise has both clean bittering and aroma. The hop has not been used much commercially. May be experiencing a new push to introduce the hop.

General Information

Alias Pac Sunrise
Profile Woody and pine.
Country New Zealand
Substitutes Pacific Gem
Purpose Bittering
Storage Pacific Sunrise maintains 60% - 70% alpha acid comtents after 6 months storage at 20 degrees C.
Beer Styles Lager


Alpha Acid 12.5 - 14.5%
Beta Acid 5.0 - 7.0%
Cohumulone 27.0 - 30.0%


Total Oil 1.5 - 2.5 ml/100g
Myrcene 45.0 - 55.0%
Humulene 20.0 - 24.0%
Caryophyllene 6.0 - 8.0%
Farnesene < 1.0%

Additional Characteristics

Growth Rate High

Fact Sheet(s)

Last Updated
  • 2020-11-13 10:18:02 (Added: 2020-11-13 10:18:02)

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  • Dwarf variety hops grow shorter in height than traditional varieties but, importantly, produce the same yield. This combination makes harvest easier.
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  • Storage: is based on the percentage of alpha acids remaining after 6 months at 20*F.
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