Challenger features decent bitterness and a floral aroma and as such are considered fine for both bittering and/or for aroma additions and dry hopping. Her flavour is smooth with balanced floral characteristics, some citrus and a dash of spice.
Widely used in European brews, Challenger UK hops give off a rich aroma of cedar, green tea, spice, and a hint of fresh floral. Mid range alpha acid content of 6.5% to 8.5%, the moderate bittering quality is a nice compliment to Challenger UK hops uniquely strong flavours.
We have the freshest hops as we bring new stock in constantly, so any hops you purchase have not been sitting in our coolroom for long.
|Aroma||SPICY • FLORAL • GREEN TEA • CEDAR|
|Alpha||6.5% - 9%|
|Possible Substitutions||Cluster | Perle | Northern Brewer|
|Year of Crop||2021|