A unique aroma hop with a powerfully fueled tropical “passion fruit” character
Riwaka is a real standout during selection especially when “rubbing up” for aroma scores its powerful grapefruit “citrusy” characters are literally breathtaking. This variety is seen to have higher than average oil, almost double that of its Saazer parent.
If you want to say “New Zealand Hops” in your beer then this variety says it all. The pure weight of the oil character experienced during selection carries right through to the glass. A punchy addition to the new world styles of Pales Ale and New Zealand Pilseners. A bold hop that makes a statement
Riwaka hops are a great choice for Pilsners, pale ales, APAs, IPAs, Hazy IPAs.
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||PASSIONFRUIT • CITRUS • GRAPEFRUIT • BLACKBERRY CANDY • PINEAPPLE|
|Alpha||4.5% - 6.5%|
|Year of Crop||2020|