Hop: Amethyst


Amethyst was released from the Czech Republic and has Saaz heritage. Resistance to about all known diseases.

Best as an aroma hop being used in late additions and dry hopping.

General Information

Profile Wood, earth, spice, with hints of citrus.
Country Czechoslovakia
Substitutes Saaz
Purpose Aroma
Beer Styles Lager, Pale Ale, Stouts


Alpha Acid 2.0 -6.0%
Beta Acid 7.0 - 8.0%
Cohumulone 20.0 - 28.0%


Total Oil 0.4 - 1.0 ml/100g
Myrcene 42.0%
Humulene 19.0%
Caryophyllene 6.0%
Farnesene < 1.0%
Last Updated
  • 2020-11-17 14:16:59 (Added: 2020-11-17 14:16:59)

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