Hop Saaz (CZ) in cones in 5 kg bag - The classical “noble” aroma hop with long and strong traditions. Associated with the renowned
Pilsner lager. Is used in Pilsner, Lagers, Belgian-Style Ales, Lambic, sometimes Bitter.
ORIGIN / HISTORY
Czech origin. Czech aroma landrace variety selected in the area of the same name.
Good resistance to wilt; average resistance to perenospora and powdery mildew.
Alpha Acids 2 – 5% w/w
Beta Acids 3 – 4.5% w/w
Cohumulone 24 - 28% of alpha acids
Total Oil 0.4 – 0.7 mls/100 grams
Caryophyllene 10 - 12% of whole oil
Farnesene 11 - 15% of whole oil
Humulene 40 - 45% of whole oil
Myrcene 20 - 25% of whole oil Type Leaf Hops
Possible Substitutions: Tettnang, Lubelski