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German Saphir Pellet Hops (1 oz) - Toronto Brewing

German Saphir Pellet Hops (1 oz)

  • $2.49

A new breed of hop that is starting to replace the Hallertauer Mittlefrüh variety, which has become more and more susceptible to disease and pests. Shares many of the Hallertauer Mittlefrüh characteristics and is very well suited as an aroma hop.

Shares many of the Hallertaur Mittlefrueh characteristics and with a low alpha acid content is very well suited as an aroma hop for the finest European style lagers. The Saphir is a true jewel in the noble hop family and has a refined aroma and a mild flavor. This hop is distinguished by a sweet and clean citrus aroma that has a hint of tangerine.

Brewing Usage: Aroma

Pedigree: Distinct spicy and fruit tones

Storage Stability: Fair

Typical Beer Style(s): Belgian Ale

Possible Substitution(s): German Hallertau, more...

Source: Beer Legends