Galaxy hop flowers. AUS - Crop 2016 (AA 14.3%)
Galaxy has a striking flavour, described as a combination of citrus & passionfruit.
With the added bonus of high AA this could become a craft brewers favourite..
Nelson Sauvin hop flowers. NZ - Crop 2012 (AA 14.4%)
Unique hop that imparts grape like flavours to the beer; flavours which
have been described as “Sauvignon Blanc, gooseberry, distinct, clean and fresh. Sold out until 2017 crop.
Pacific Hallertau (Pacifica) hop flowers. NZ - Crop '14 (AA 6.1%)
A clean floral aroma, with a slight cinnamon-like spiciness. It imparts a smooth
bouquet with mild buttery notes, as is achieved in classic European lagers.
Riwaka (D Saaz) hop flowers. NZ Crop 2015 (AA 4.6%)
Its powerful grapefruit “citrus” characters are literally breathtaking.
Personally, I get peach & tangerine zest...
If you want to say “hops” in your beer, D Saaz says it all.
Summer Hop Flowers. AUS - Crop 2016 (AA 5.8%)
Another exciting new Aussie hop. Summer is characterised by balanced, sweet & fruity hop aromas, showing passionfruit,citrus & melon. Similar to its Czech Saaz parent, but without the spicy characteristic.
Wai-iti Hop flowers. NZ - Crop 2014 (AA 4.2%) This hop has a reasonable weight of oil which is further enhanced as a ratio to alpha based on this variety being selected as a low alpha type to showcase its aroma characters which are startlingly of citrus made up of mandarin, lemon and lime zest..really intense. Low Coh adds to the overall quality of the finish which is soft.
Waimea hop flowers. NZ - Crop 2014 (AA 17.5%)
Quality bitterness & aroma abound with fruity tangelo citrus, pine and mango character. With an outstanding oils profile, high alpha, low cohumlone and excellent agronomic performance make Waimea an exciting new world hop.
Wakatu (Hallertau Aroma) hop flowers. NZ - Crop 2014 (AA 7.7%)
Slightly less spicy than Hallertau Mittlefrüh. This hop variety has a distinct
mix of floral & slightly citrus character, with superb aroma quality.