Diploid hybrid Bobek features a pleasant floral aroma. Bred in its native Zalec region of Slovenia alongside Blisk and Buket, Bobek was an attempt to create both high alpha and good aroma in one cultivar. Bobek is not being commercially produced at this time. Its parents are Northern Brewer and a Slovenian male.


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Also Known As Styrian Golding B, Styrian Bobek
Characteristics Pleasant aroma, pine
Purpose Bittering & Aroma
Alpha Acid Composition 3.5%-9.3%
Beta Acid Composition 4%-6.6%
Co-Humulone Composition 26%-31%
Country Slovenia
Cone Size Small
Cone Density
Seasonal Maturity Medium to late
Yield Amount 900 kg/hectare (800 lbs/acre)
Growth Rate Moderate
Resistant to Moderately resistant to downy mildew, resistant to verticillium wilt
Susceptible to
Storability Retains 66% alpha acid after 6 months storage at 20ºC (68ºF)
Ease of Harvest
Total Oil Composition 0.7-4 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition 30%-63%
Humulene Oil Composition 12%-19%
Caryophyllene Oil 4%-6%
Farnesene Oil 3%-7%
Substitutes Fuggle, Willamette, Styrian Golding
Style Guide English Ale, Extra Special Bitter, Lager, Pilsner

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