A Bittering hop

Zeus

United States
Zeus

aroma profile: Spicy, Herbal

Although genetically different, Zeus is often referred to as part of CTZ along with Columbus and Tomahawk®, a trio of similar hops.

Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include pungent, black pepper, licorice, and curry.

Brewing Values

Acid/Oil
Range
Low
High

Alpha Acid

0
20
14.5-17.5%

Beta Acid

0
15
4-5.5%

Total Oil

0
4
2.5-4.5 mL/100g
  • Alpha Acid
    14.5 - 17.5%
  • Beta Acid
    4 - 5.5%
  • Co-humulone
    26 - 31%
  • Total Oil
    2.5 - 4.5 mL/100g
  • B-Pinene
    0.6 - 1% of total oil
  • Myrcene
    45 - 55% of total oil
  • Linalool
    0.4 - 0.6% of total oil
  • Caryophyllene
    6 - 10% of total oil
  • Farnesene
    < 1.0% of total oil
  • Humulene
    9 - 14% of total oil
  • Geraniol
    0.2 - 0.5% of total oil

3 Brewer Reviews

Very easy to grow, aggressing vines and high yield. Great IPA hop.

Dave Bucher | Jul 9th, 2016
5

Love this as a bittering hop. Great in IPAs and DIPAs. Have even used it in dry-hopping. :)

Whiskey Priest | Sep 15th, 2016

Great bittersweet hop. 2017 growing season, off the charts! Great hop. I'm excited to make the best IPA's this Fall!

Dan | Aug 18th, 2017

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