Hop: Kohatu®


Kohatu® displays big aroma of intense floral, pine needles and tropical fruit. It was released in 2011 by HortResearch. Lineage of Hallertau and a New Zealand male, which had North American and European parentage.

Kohatu® is named for small village near the hop-growing region of New Zealand. In Maori, Kohatu® means stone or rock and could be a source of the name as well. Creates a pleasant and well rounded bitterness when used early.

General Information

Alias HORT3829
Profile Pleasant tropical with pine, pineapple and pine.
Country New Zealand
Substitutes N/A
Purpose Dual: Aroma and Bittering
Yield Moderate
Beer Styles Lager, Blonde Ale, Dry hop Sour, IPA


Alpha Acid 6.0 - 6.8%
Beta Acid 4.0 - 6.0%
Cohumulone 20.0 - 22.0%


Total Oil 0.1 - 1.0 ml/100g
Myrcene 35.0 - 36.0%
Humulene 36.0 - 37.0%
Caryophyllene 11.5%
Farnesene < 1.0%

Additional Characteristics

Cones Loose density
Maturity Early to Middle

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  • 2020-12-01 14:09:29 (Added: 2020-12-01 14:09:29)

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