El Dorado is a dual use hop that has an alpha acid range from 13 to 17% and a beta acid range of 7-8%.
There is a unique fruity flavor with this hop that also contains a desirable bittering and aromatic properties. There are bold tropical fruit flavors - think pineapple and mango - as well as a serious resinous back note. On the nose, there are aromas of pear, watermelon, stone fruit and even candy.
It is a great choice for use in these beer styles: Wheat Beer, Pale Ale, IPA.