Eureka

With similarities to Simcoe® and Summit™ hops, Eureka is a fairly new variety with very strong bittering qualities and a complex and robust flavor and aroma profile. It is said to impart flavors of citrus, resin, tropical and dark fruit along with aromas of grapefruit rind, citrus and tangerine. It is the progeny of varietals Apollo and Merkur.

Also Known As EXP #: 05256, Exp Pine Fruit
Characteristics Falvors of citrus, peach and pine, aromas of stone fruit and mandarin
Purpose Bittering & Aroma
Alpha Acid Composition 18%-19%
Beta Acid Composition 5%-6%
Co-Humulone Composition 27%
Country
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Resistant to
Susceptible to
Storability
East of Harvest
Total Oil Composition 3.10 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition 43%
Humulene Oil Composition 29.8%
Caryophyllene Oil 0.2%
Farnesene Oil
Substitutes
Style Guide Imperial India Pale Ale, India Pale Ale, American Ales, American Red, Saison

References
http://www.vetterbrew.com/uploads/4/9/6/4/49642653/pilot_this!_hop_data.pdf
http://brulosophy.com/2015/08/20/the-hop-chronicles-eureka-aka-experimental-pine-fruit/

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