Originating in Belgium sometime prior to 1970, Record hops feature a pleasant European aroma. Bred from an open pollination Saaz and Northern Brewer, their aroma characteristics are said to closely resemble that of the later parent, Northern Brewer. Flavor-wise, they have been described as mild and somewhat fruity. Record has been grown in a commercial capacity in both Germany and Belgium.


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Characteristics Pleasant European aroma, mildly fruity
Purpose Aroma
Alpha Acid Composition 7%-12%
Beta Acid Composition 4%-8%
Co-Humulone Composition 27%
Country Belgium
Cone Size Small
Cone Density Compact
Seasonal Maturity Early
Yield Amount 1345 kg/hectare (1200 lbs/acre)
Growth Rate Moderate to high
Resistant to Moderately resistant to downy mildew
Susceptible to Infected with Prunus Necrotic Ringspot, Hop Mosaic and Hop Latent virus
Storability Retains 58% alpha acid after 6 months storage at 20ºC (68ºF)
Ease of Harvest
Total Oil Composition 1.82 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition < 50%
Humulene Oil Composition 24%-28%
Caryophyllene Oil 8.2%
Farnesene Oil 0.16%
Substitutes Northern Brewer
Style Guide  Ale, Lager, Pilsner, Wheat, Belgian Ale

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