Sterling is an aroma hop that can also be used as a dual purpose hop. It has an alpha acid of 5.5-9% and a beta acid of 4-6%.
It has an aroma of Herbal, Spicy, Pleasant, Hint of Floral and Citrus, and Noble Aromas.
It is a great choice for use in Hop-Forward Lagers, Belgian Ales, Lagers, Wheats, and Pilsners.
If you are looking for a substitute we recommend using Saaz.