Sterling


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  • Regular price $2.59 (CAD)





Bred in 1990 and released in 1998, Sterling is an aroma variety with noble hop characteristics. It shows moderate tolerance to powdery mildew and has good pickability of compact cones.

Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include noble and spicy.

Possible substitutions include Saaz and Mt. Hood
Alpha Acid 5.5 - 8.5%
Beta Acid 4.5 - 6%
Co-humulone 22 - 27%
Total Oil 1 - 2 mL/100g
B-Pinene 0.3 - 0.6% of total oil
Myrcene 35 - 45% of total oil
Linalool 0.6 - 0.9% of total oil
Caryophyllene 5 - 8% of total oil
Farnesene 15 - 19% of total oil
Humulene 16 - 18% of total oil
Geraniol 0.2 - 0.2% of total oil