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Hop: Sylva

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Description

Saaz lineage grant Sylva perfect suitability for lagers and pilsners. Bred in 1997 by Hop Products Australia.

General Information

Aliases Southern Saaz, Silva, AU Sylva, Australian Sylva
Profile Subtle herbal and floral notes with distinct wood.
Country Australia
Substitutes Hallertau, Helga, Saaz
Purpose Dual: Aroma and Bittering
Beer Styles ESB, Pilsner, Helles, Marzen

Acids

Alpha Acid 4.6 - 7.0%
Beta Acid 3.0 - 4.6%
Cohumulone 20.0 - 25.0%

Oils

Total Oil 1.0 - 1.4 ml/100g
Myrcene 26.0 - 36.0%
Humulene 18.0 - 27.0%
Caryophyllene 5.0 - 8.0%
Farnesene 22.0 - 28.0%
Last Updated
  • 2020-05-14 05:38:01
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Did you know?
  • Dwarf variety hops grow shorter in height than traditional varieties but, importantly, produce the same yield. This combination makes harvest easier.
Explanations
  • Storage: is based on the percentage of alpha acids remaining after 6 months at 20*F.
  • Oil composition percetages are based on the total percentage of oil in the hop. Example: 10 - 20% means that for the specific oil it is 10 - 20% of the overall oil make up.
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