Hop: Zlatan


Zlatan was released in 1976 with expected (unknown) lineage of Saaz. Due to the Saaz lineage it has many of the characteristics of the noble hop.

Developed by the Hop Research Institute Zatec in Czechoslovakia. Grown commercially only in Czechoslovakia.

General Information

Profile Pleasant noble aroma with mild bitterness.
Country Czechoslovakia
Substitutes Saaz
Purpose Aroma
Yield 200 lbs/acre
Beer Styles Pilsner
Susceptible Downy Mildew


Alpha Acid 5.2%
Beta Acid 4.3%
Cohumulone 21.0%


Total Oil N/A
Myrcene N/A
Humulene N/A
Caryophyllene N/A
Farnesene N/A

Additional Characteristics

Growth Rate Low - doesn't reach 18 feet top of wires.
Maturity Early
Sex Female
Leaf Color Dark Color
Side Arm Length 6 - 10 inches
Last Updated
  • 2020-11-18 11:49:59 (Added: 2020-11-18 11:49:59)

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