Hop: Akoya


Akoya was bred by Hopsteiner Breeding Program and is cross between Zenith and a Hopsteiner male. Akoya is a classic aroma hop based on its herbal and spice profile.

General Information

Alias Experimental #99/268
Profile Spice, green fruit, pepper, tea
Country Germany
Substitutes Hallertauer Tradition, Northern Brewer, Perle
Purpose Aroma
Beer Styles Alt, Pilsner, Helles, Lager, Kolsh, Golden Ale, Bitter, and English IPA.
Tolerant Downy mildew, powdery mildew


Alpha Acid 9.0 - 10.0%
Beta Acid 4.0 - 5.0%
Cohumulone 27.0 - 30.0%


Total Oil 1.5 - 2.0 ml/100g
Myrcene N/A
Humulene N/A
Caryophyllene N/A
Farnesene N/A

Akoya Aroma/Flavor Profile

Last Updated
  • 2020-11-17 19:30:42 (Added: 2020-11-17 19:30:42)

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