Polaris


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Polaris was bred at the Hop Research Institute in Hüll and released in 2012, Polaris was commercialized as a new, German variety in response to growing demand from the craft beer industry for distinct flavor profiles. It features extremely high alpha content along with intense mint flavors.

Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include mint, pineapple and menthol.

Possible substitutions include Herkules
Alpha Acid 18 - 23%
Beta Acid 4.5 - 6%
Co-humulone 22 - 28%
Total Oil 4 - 5 mL/100g
Myrcene 49 - 51% of total oil
Linalool 0.1 - 0.4% of total oil
Caryophyllene 8 - 13% of total oil
Farnesene < 1.0% of total oil
Humulene 20 - 35% of total oil
Geraniol 0 - 0% of total oil