Goldings (NZ)

New Zealand Goldings are said to have a subtle flavor and an enjoyable perfume with a nicely rounded bittering. It differs from the English Kent Goldings in its delicate touch. In fresh beers, its flavor will only hold for about a month. Good traditional aroma hop used late in the boil or for dry hopping.

Also Known As
Purpose Bittering & Aroma
Alpha Acid Composition 4%-4.2%
Beta Acid Composition  4.6%-4.8%
Co-Humulone Composition  20%-25%
Country New Zealand
Cone Size  Small
Cone Density  Loose
Seasonal Maturity  Early to mid
Yield Amount
Growth Rate  Moderate
Resistant to
Susceptible to
East of Harvest
Total Oil Composition  0.3 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition  13.8%
Humulene Oil Composition 48.4%
Caryophyllene Oil  13.3%
Farnesene Oil  0.3%
Substitutes  East Kent Golding
Style Guide  English Pale Ale, Pale Ale


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