Hop: Northern Brewer (GR)


Norther Brewer (GR) is the same hop grown in England. The growing conditions in Germany make the hop slightly varied in profile.

General Information

Aliases Hallertau Northern Brewer, Hallertauer Northern Brewer
Profile Wood, earth, spice, pine, grass.
Country Germany
Substitutes Columbus, Galena, Northern Brewer (US), Perle
Pairs with Perle, Saphir, Tettnanger, Tradition
Purpose Dual: Aroma and Bittering
Yield 1420 lbs/acre
Beer Styles German Lager/Ale, Steam Beer


Alpha Acid 7.0 - 10.0%
Beta Acid 3.5 - 5.0%
Cohumulone 27.0 - 33.0%


Total Oil 1.6 - 2.1 ml/100g
Myrcene 25.0 - 45.0%
Humulene 35.0 - 50.0%
Caryophyllene 10.0 - 20.0%
Farnesene < 1%

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  • 2020-05-11 19:10:51 (Added: 2020-05-11 19:10:51)

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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.
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