This USA grown varietal of Perle is a dual purpose hop that has an alpha acid range of 4-9% and a beta acid range of 2.5-4.5%. It is known under the Cultivar/Brand ID 66/13/13.
It is the same as the German Varietal Perle (GR) but grown here in the USA.
There are aromas that are floral and spicy that add to the traditional German-like qualities.
Perle (US) is a great addition to your Pale Ales, Porters, Stouts, Lagers, Weizens, Altbiers, Barleywines, Kolsch, Wheat Beers and Pilsners.
Some of the possible substitutions include Perle (GR), Northern Brewer (GR), Northern Brewer (US), Cluster, and Galena.
It is frequently available in whole leaf hop form.
Co-Humulone as % of Alpha Acids: 28-35%
Total Oils (mL/100g): 0.5-2.0
All Others (including β-pinene, linalool, geraniol & selinene): 4-30%
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