Sultana™ was renamed from Denali™ in 2019. It was originaly released by Hopsteiner with Cultivar/Brand ID #06277 under Denali™ in 2016. Sultana™ is a USA dual purpose hop that has an alpha acid of 13-16% and a beta acid of 3.5-7%. Occasionally you will see it under its nickname Nuggetzilla!
Sultana™ is rich in pineapple, citrus (often perceived as lemon) and pine flavors which can come across as spicy.
It is best utilized in IPAs.
Possible substitutions for Sultana™ include Columbus (US), Tomahawk, Zeus, CTZ or Nugget (US).
It frequently is available in Lupulin Powder/Pellet form under brands like Cryo-Hops and LUPOMax. It is often available in hop oil/extract and in whole leaf hop form.
Sultana™ pairs well with many different hops but is most commonly seen in use with Citra® and El Dorado®.
Co-Humulone as % of Alpha Acids: 22-26%
Total Oils (mL/100g): 2.5-4.5
All Others (including β-pinene, linalool, geraniol & selinene): 20-26%
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