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Galena Hops (pellets 90gm)
Name: Galena Hops (pellets 90gm)
Price AUD  $9.90

Galena hop pellets. USA - Crop 2012 (13.9 AA %)   Bulk price (450gm+) = $8.90 per 90gm
Great neutral bittering hop, whereas later additions can give a 
blackcurrant aroma & strong fruity character. The hop of Corona.
If you could choose just1 bittering hop, this would be the hop of choice.

Pedigree Bred from Brewer's Gold by open pollination in the state of Idaho.
Maturity Early to mid-season
Yield 1900 - 2500 kg./ha. or 1700 - 2230 lb./ac.
Growth Habit Neat and columnar
Disease/Pest Susceptibility Exhibits reaction to infection with Prunus necrotic ring-spot virus. Some resistance to downy mildew, slightly susceptible to powdery mildew, susceptible to aphids.
Pickability/Drying/Baling Good
Cone-Structure Medium-compact and plump
Lupulin Abundant, yellow in color
Aroma Citrusy
Alpha Acid 12 - 14% w/w
Beta Acid 7 - 9% w/w
Cohumulone 38 - 42% of alpha acids
Storageability 75 - 80% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 20°C.
Total Oil 0.9 - 1.2 mls/100 grams
Myrcene 55 - 60% of whole oil
Humulene 10 - 15% of whole oil
Carophyllene 3 - 5% of whole oil
Farnesene <1% of whole oil
General Trade Perception An excellent high alpha acids hop with balanced bittering properties combines with a good aroma profile.
Possible Substitutions Nugget
Typical Beer Styles Can be used in most English-style and American Ales.
Additional Information Released in 1978.
Typical Hop Use Bittering