Brand HBC 291
Developed by Hop Breeding Company and released in 2016, Loral™ Brand HBC 291 has a noble heritage that straddles the fence between old and new world hop aromatics. It has the ability to complement all beer styles, making it a very versatile hop in the brewery. Loral™ has been described as pleasant with floral, citrus, peppery and some dark fruit characteristics.
Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include very pleasant, floral, peppery, lemon-citrus and dark fruit.
Alpha Acid11.3 - 12.2%
Beta Acid4.9 - 5.3%
Co-humulone21 - 24%
Total Oil1.8 - 2.9 mL/100g
B-Pinene0.6 - 0.7% of total oil
Myrcene52 - 58% of total oil
Linalool1 - 1.1% of total oil
Caryophyllene5 - 5.7% of total oil
Farnesene< 1.0% of total oil
Humulene17.8 - 17.9% of total oil
Geraniol0.2 - 0.3% of total oil
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