A Dual Purpose hop

Helga

Australia
Helga

aroma profile: Earthy, Herbal

Bred in 1986 and formerly known as Southern Hallertau, Helga™ is a descendant of Hallertau Mittelfrüh. Its brewing characteristics resemble that of its parent, however it demonstrates a forgiving and refined character in a variety of beer styles and hop applications.

Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include pleasant, noble characteristics.

Brewing Values

Acid/Oil
Range
Low
High

Alpha Acid

0
20
5.4-7.3%

Beta Acid

0
15
5-7%

Total Oil

0
4
0.6-1 mL/100g
  • Alpha Acid
    5.4 - 7.3%
  • Beta Acid
    5 - 7%
  • Co-humulone
    20 - 23%
  • Total Oil
    0.6 - 1 mL/100g
  • Myrcene
    1 - 13% of total oil
  • Linalool
    0.1 - 0.6% of total oil
  • Caryophyllene
    10 - 15% of total oil
  • Farnesene
    < 1.0% of total oil
  • Humulene
    35 - 55% of total oil
  • Geraniol
    0 - 0% of total oil

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