Lemondrop™ is a USA Grown aromatic hop that has an alpha acid of 5-7% and a beta acid range of 4-6%. It is owned by Hopsteiner under Cultivar/Brand ID #01210.
It has aromas of strong citrus, floral and herbal notes with components of citrusy lemon, mint and green tea all complemented by light melon aromas. There are some earthy, grassy, pepper and pine notes as well.
Lemondrop™ is a great choice for use in your American Pale Ales, Saisons, Cream Ales, Hybrid Beers, IPAs, Trappist Style Beers, Belgian Ales, and Wheat Beers.
If you need a substitute we recommend Amarillo® (US)/Amarillo® (GR), Cascade (US)/Cascade (BC), Motueka™, Liberty, Mandarina Bavaria, or Centennial (US)/Centennial (BC).
Lemondrop™ can be found in Lupulin Powder/Pellet form through brands such as Cryo-Hops and LUPOMax. It can also be frequently found in hop oil/extract form and in whole leaf hop form.
Co-Humulone as % of Alpha Acids: 28-34%
Total Oils (mL/100g): 0.8-2.0
All Others (including β-pinene, linalool, geraniol & selinene): 0-16%
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