Flyer is a UK grown dual purpose hop that has an alpha acid range of 8.3-14.5% and a beta acid range of 4.1-6.0%. It has a Cultivar/Brand ID of 29/02/10.
The bittering capability of Flyer is best described as spicy, citrus, licorice and resinous.
Flyer is a citrus aroma hop with notes of stone fruits, licorice, treacle-toffee and caramel with slight burnt notes at the edges.
Flyer is a good choice for your English Ales, Porters, Stouts, Fruit Beers, and even a Saison with a fruity edge.
You could possible substitute East Kent Golding (EKG) or Willamette (US)/Willamette (BC).
Co-Humulone as % of Alpha Acids: 26-35%
Total Oils (mL/100g): 0.6
All Others (including β-pinene, linalool, geraniol & selinene): 50-61%
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