Hop Taurus (DE) in pellets T90 in 5 kg bag - Hallertau Taurus is a Huell bred high alpha variety with a very high alpha content and noble,
aromatic bitter quality. The bitterness character is crisp, which makes it well suited to bittering
of German-style lagers.
ORIGIN / HISTORY
German origin. A late maturing hop variety that as released in 1995 by the Hop Research
Institute in Hüll.
Fairly resistant to wilt and downy mildew, but it has a low resistance to powdery mildew.
Alpha Acids 12 – 17% w/w
Beta Acids 4 - 6% w/w
Cohumulone 20 - 25% of alpha acids
Total Oil 0.9 – 1.5 mls/100 grams
Caryophyllene 30 - 31% of whole oil
Farnesene <1% of whole oil
Myrcene 30 - 50% of whole oil
Type Leaf Hops
Possible Substitutions: Hallertauer Magnum, Hallertauer Merkur, Herkules