The granddaughter of Pioneer, Sovereign is an English variety bred at Wye College in the mid-1990s. Released in 2006, Sovereign is gaining respect for its complex and delicate aroma profile.
Floral, grassy and minty on the nose, its bittering qualities are classic and well rounded. It has also been reported to impart subtle green tea and vanilla aspects to a beer. Works well in conjunction with Goldings.
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|Also Known As|
|Characteristics||Complex aroma, subtle notes of green-tea and vanilla|
|Alpha Acid Composition||4.5%-6.5%|
|Beta Acid Composition||2.1%-3.1%|
|Ease of Harvest|
|Total Oil Composition||0.6-1 mL/100g|
|Myrcene Oil Composition||25%-30%|
|Humulene Oil Composition||21%-26%|
|Style Guide||American Lager, American Pale Ale|
As a listing requirement, all suppliers below ship nationally to their respective countries.
Yakima Valley Hops (USA)
Northwest Hop Farms (Canada)
The Home Brew Shop (UK)
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