BSG Mount Hood (US) Hop Pellets, 1 oz

$ 2.69

Hop Type: Aroma
Origin: United States
Alpha Acid: 4.0 - 7.0%
Similar Varieties: Liberty, Hallertau, Crystal
Common Styles: German and American-style Lagers and Ales, Pilsner, Belgian Ale

Bred in 1983 and first released in 1989, Mt. Hood is a sister hop of Crystal, Liberty, and Ultra. It is the daughter of Hallertau Mittelfrüh crossed with a USDA 19058M male. With its noble heritage, Mt. Hood is an excellent choice for pale lagers, wheat beers, and German or Belgian ales where a refined aroma with low to moderate bitterness is desirable. It makes a good substitute for German-grown Hallertau varieties. It's moderately intense and sweet with suggestions of herb-infused honey and flowers and green fruit. Some crops range into pungence with a more pronounced herbal note.

To preserve freshness, all BSG HandCraft hops are packaged in nitrogen-flushed, oxygen and light-barrier packages.

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