Hop: Southern Promise


Southern Promise was bred from Southern Brewer and wild Slovenian male to be day light neutral (able to grow in adverse length of sunlight conditions).

General Information

Profile Wood, earth, dank, citrus, red berry, garlic. Smooth bitterness
Country Slovenia
Substitutes Southern Brewer
Purpose Dual: Aroma and Bittering
Yield 1600 - 2000 lbs/acre
Storage Retains 60 - 70% alpha acid contents after 6 months of storage at 68°F.
Beer Styles American Pale Ale, Lager


Alpha Acid 9.5 - 11.5%
Beta Acid 3.6 - 5.4%
Cohumulone 20.0 - 22.0%


Total Oil 0.7 ml/100g
Myrcene 22.0%
Humulene 26.0%
Caryophyllene 9.0%
Farnesene < 1.0%

Additional Characteristics

Growth Rate Moderate to high
Cones Medium size with moderate to compact density
Maturity Middle
Ease of Harvest Difficult
Last Updated
  • 2020-05-09 11:41:13 (Added: 2020-05-09 11:41:13)

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