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A Bittering hop

Herkules

Germany
Herkules

aroma profile: Citrus, Fruity

Bred at the Hop Research Center in Hüll, Germany, Herkules imparts robust, hoppy flavors.

Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include robust hoppy with some citrus and melon.

Brewing Values

Acid/Oil
Range
Low
High

Alpha Acid

0
20
12-17%

Beta Acid

0
15
4-5.5%

Total Oil

0
4
1.6-2.4 mL/100g
  • Alpha Acid
    12 - 17%
  • Beta Acid
    4 - 5.5%
  • Co-humulone
    32 - 38%
  • Total Oil
    1.6 - 2.4 mL/100g
  • Myrcene
    30 - 50% of total oil
  • Caryophyllene
    7 - 12% of total oil
  • Farnesene
    < 1.0% of total oil
  • Humulene
    30 - 45% of total oil
  • Geraniol
    0 - 0% of total oil

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