Astra is an Australian grown Dual Purpose hop. It is owned by Ellerslie Hop Breeding Program.
It features sweet citrusy and fruity notes combined with a unique underlying spiciness. There are aromas of white wine, melon, candied orange and honey.
It works well in American Pale Ales, Australian Ales, IPAs, and Amber Ales.
Alpha Acids: 7-10%
Beta Acids: 4-6%
Co-Humulone as % of Alpha Acids: 26-28%
Total Oils (mL/100g): 1.0-3.0
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