Hop: Eastwell Golding


Eastwell Golding is similar to other types of Golding hops. Developed at Eastwell Park near Ashford, Kent has similarities to Fuggle.

General Information

Profile Spice (thyme), honey, and earth. Similar to other Golding hops.
Country United Kingdom
Substitutes East Kent Golding
Purpose Dual: Aroma and Bittering
Yield 720 lbs/acre
Storage Retains 70% alpha acid contents after 6 months of storage at 68°F.
Beer Styles Belgian Ale, English Ale
Tolerant Verticillium wilt
Susceptible Downy mildew (moderate)


Alpha Acid 5.0 - 5.5%
Beta Acid 3.0%
Cohumulone 30.0%


Total Oil 1.5 ml/100g
Myrcene 50.0%
Humulene 25.0%
Caryophyllene 8.0%
Farnesene < 1.0%

Additional Characteristics

Growth Rate Fair to good
Maturity Middle to late
Sex Female
Leaf Color Light color
Side Arm Length 12" - 20"
Last Updated
  • 2020-05-10 17:34:23

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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.
  • 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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