UK Challenger Hops are a dual purpose hop variety owing it's lineage to Northern Brewer Hops. Used for bittering as it has a spicy, woody aroma and flavor, look to use these hops in English Ales, some styles of American IPAs, as well as early/late kettle hopping.
- Origin: United Kingdom
- Hop Type: Dual-Purpose
- Alpha Acid: 6.5 - 8.5%
- Similar Varieties: East Kent Goldings, Perle, Styrian Goldings
- Common Styles: British-style Ale and Lager