Agnus was released in 2001 by Hop Growers Union of the Czech Republic.
Agnus is a bittering hop with herbal and spicy notes. High oil content makes this a useful for dry hopping.
Bred from descendants of Sládek, Saaz, Northern Brewer, Bor and Fuggle. The name is derived from the latin meaning of the person (Frantisek Beranek) attributed to breeding the hop at the Hop Research Company.
||Grassy, green, lychee, orange zest
||Columbus, Magnum, Nugget, Target
||Dual: Aroma and Bittering
||Fair to poor
||Lagers (Pilsner) and German ales.
||9.0 - 15.0%
||4.0 - 6.5%
||29.0 - 38.0%
||2.0 - 3.0 ml/100g
||40.0 - 55.0%
||15.0 - 20.0%
||8.0 - 10.0%
Agnus Aroma/Flavor Profile