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Yakima Valley Hops - NZ Kohatu


Description: "Was released in 2011 by the New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research. It is a lower Alpha variety (6-7%) that is a descendant of Hallertau Mittelfrüh, which is where Kohatu inherited its high Humulene oil content from. This high Humulene percentage (36-37% of total oil) imparts a complex woodsy and resinous character. Kohatu also has a high Myrcene content (35-36%) that gives it a very fresh aroma of tropical fruits, making it an excellent hop for single-hopped pale ales and session IPAs. "

Most Used In:

Style Uses Avg. Usage Usage Range
American Pale Ale652%33% - 82%
American IPA540%16% - 71%
American IPA247%14% - 80%
Sweet Stout250%50% - 50%
Cream Ale125%25% - 25%
American Barleywine116%16% - 16%
Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer133%33% - 33%
Blonde Ale113%13% - 13%
Saison136%36% - 36%
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