Hop: Zamba


Zamba is the first proprietary hop released by BSG Hop Solutions Program. The name is derived from the complex aroma characterized by tropical fruit, stone fruit, candy, orange and tangerine.

Excels in late kettle and dry hop additions.

General Information

Aliases Samba, HS-1214
Profile Pineapple, Mango, Stone Fruit, Candy, Orange, Tangerine
Country United States
Substitutes N/A
Purpose Aroma
Beer Styles American India Pale Ale


Alpha Acid 8.0 - 12.0%
Beta Acid 4.0 - 6.0%
Cohumulone 28.0 - 32.0%


Total Oil 1.2 - 1.6 ml/100g
Myrcene 60.0 - 70.0%
Humulene 9.0 - 13.0%
Caryophyllene 5.0 - 8.0%
Farnesene 1.0 - 4.0%
Last Updated
  • 2021-01-22 09:46:47 (Added: 2021-01-22 09:46:47)

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