Pioneer is a UK grown dual purpose hop that has an alpha acid range of 8-10.5% and a beta acid range of 3.5-4.5%.
It features a mild bitterness despite its high cohumulone levels.
Pioneer features classic English aromas of citrus, lemon, grapefruit, herbs and cedar.
It is a good choice for your IPAs, Red Ales, Specialty Ales and Strong Bitters.
A possible substitution for Pioneer is East Kent Golding (EKG).
Co-Humulone as % of Alpha Acids: 36-40%
Total Oils (mL/100g): 1.0-1.8
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