Pekko Pellet Hops (2 oz)
Pekko is another unique hop variety from ADHA, this one is named after the Finnish god of farming. Pekko has a complex herbal character that can be likened to mint, juniper, or sage. Because of this, the bitterness comes across as very clean and crisp with a pleasant bite. There are backing notes of tropical fruits and melons, but they are subdued in comparison to the herbal notes. The Alpha Acids range from 13-16%, making Pekko efficient when used as a bittering hop. Pekko™ is named for the Finnish God of Field and Crops. Pekko's™ complex and cleancharacteristics of floral citrus, and mint lend itself to many different styles of beer.
Brewery Usage: Dual Usage
Aroma: Clean, Pleasant, floral, citrus, mint, herbal, mellow, pineapple, thyme, saaz-like cucumber, sage, touch of lemon
Typical Alpha Acid Level: 13-16%
Typical Beer Style: Lager, Saison, Blonde Ale, Pale Ale