Created by Hopunion LLC, Zythos® is a proprietary hop blend created specifically with IPA’s in mind. It features notes and aromas of tangerine, grapefruit, pine and even pineapple. Its high alpha acid content means it can be useful for bittering but is largely intended to shine as an aroma hop.

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Also Known As
Characteristics Notes of tangerine, grapefruit, pine and pineapple
Purpose Bittering & Aroma
Alpha Acid Composition 10%-12.5%
Beta Acid Composition 4.7%-6.2%
Co-Humulone Composition 28%-31%
Country  US
Cone Size
Cone Density
Seasonal Maturity
Yield Amount
Growth Rate
Resistant to
Susceptible to
Storability Retains 70% alpha acid after 6 months storage at 20ºC (68ºF)
East of Harvest
Total Oil Composition 0.7-1.2 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition
Humulene Oil Composition
Caryophyllene Oil
Farnesene Oil
Substitutes Simcoe®, Amarillo®
Style Guide American Ale

Where to Buy Zythos Hops

As a listing requirement, all suppliers below ship nationally to their respective countries.

Great Fermentations (USA)
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Yakima Valley Hops (USA)
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National Homebrew (Australia)
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Clever Brewing (Australia)
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Hauraki Homebrew (New Zealand)
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