Vanguard


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Bred in 1982 by the USDA and released in 1997, Vanguard is an aroma variety with similar characteristics to Hallertau Mittelfrüh. Vanguard is typically utilized in traditional German-style beers as a noble type variety.

Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include woody.

Alpha Acid 4.5 - 6.5%
Beta Acid 5.5 - 7%
Co-humulone 18 - 20%
Total Oil 0.5 - 1 mL/100g
B-Pinene 0.1 - 0.6% of total oil
Myrcene 5 - 15% of total oil
Linalool 0.2 - 0.4% of total oil
Caryophyllene 13 - 17% of total oil
Farnesene < 1.0% of total oil
Humulene 49 - 55% of total oil
Geraniol 0.1 - 0.2% of total oil