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BSG - German Northern Brewer

Description: "Dual purpose. German-grown Northern Brewer has a more “noble” and less pungent profile than when grown elsewhere, which makes it suited to a variety of traditional European styles where a strong or “American” hop signature may not be appropriate - German lagers, Belgian and Trappist ales, farmhouse-style beers. Aroma & Flavor Characteristics: Predominantly spicy with an undercurrent of woods and wild fruit, suggestive of its Brewer’s Gold parentage. Overall balanced with lasting flavor that reads as simply “hoppy” - not as outright woodsy and bright as US-grown Northern Brewer. "

Most Used In:

Style Uses Avg. Usage Usage Range
Belgian Pale Ale350%50% - 50%
Russian Imperial Stout330%5% - 50%
Dry Stout269%38% - 100%
American Light Lager275%50% - 100%
No Profile Selected212%5% - 20%
American Amber Ale234%25% - 44%
German Pilsner (Pils)243%35% - 50%
Belgian Tripel229%25% - 33%
Baltic Porter250%50% - 50%
British Strong Ale229%25% - 33%
Wood-Aged Beer236%9% - 62%
Weissbier2100%100% - 100%