A Bittering hop

Nugget

Germany

Germany
Nugget

aroma profile: Herbal

Developed through the USDA program at Oregon State University, Nugget is a high alpha variety that is tolerant to a range of soil conditions, generally producing a high yield.

Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include mild, pleasant herbal.

Brewing Values

Acid/Oil
Range
Low
High

Alpha Acid

0
20
11.5-14%

Beta Acid

0
15
3-5%

Total Oil

0
4
0.9-1.3 mL/100g
  • Alpha Acid
    11.5 - 14%
  • Beta Acid
    3 - 5%
  • Co-humulone
    22 - 30%
  • Total Oil
    0.9 - 1.3 mL/100g
  • Myrcene
    27 - 42% of total oil
  • Caryophyllene
    7 - 10% of total oil
  • Farnesene
    < 1.0% of total oil
  • Humulene
    16 - 19% of total oil
  • Geraniol
    0 - 0% of total oil

2 Brewer Reviews

4

Can be used for bittering as well as aroma. The final flavor is flowery, but astringent - a little like chewing a rose stem. Can get soapy-tasting if you boil covered; I know this from experience.

James | Oct 20th, 2016

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