Hop: Sonnet®


Sonnet® is an aroma hop that was bred in the United States by Virgil Gamache Farms from Saaz. It is a late kettle addition hop due to low alpha acids. Big floral notes.

General Information

Alias Sonnet Golding
Profile Honeysuckle, Lemon, Floral, Grass, Earth, Oak
Country United States
Substitutes Crystal, East Kent Golding, Hersbrucker, Saaz, Strisselspalt
Purpose Aroma
Beer Styles English Ale


Alpha Acid 4.5 - 7.4%
Beta Acid 3.2 - 3.7%
Cohumulone N/A


Total Oil 0.5 - 1.0 ml/100g
Myrcene N/A
Humulene N/A
Caryophyllene N/A
Farnesene N/A
Last Updated
  • 2021-01-22 10:54:38 (Added: 2021-01-22 10:54:38)

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  • Dwarf variety hops grow shorter in height than traditional varieties but, importantly, produce the same yield. This combination makes harvest easier.
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  • 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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