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    Sorachi Ace

    The singular lemon character of Sorachi Ace makes it a natural for Saison, Wit, and exotic IPAs.
    SKU: HSOR0044

    Breeding/Development: USA. Originally developed in the 1980s in Japan for Sapporo, recent years have the hop gaining acreage in the Pacific Northwest. Its parentage includes Brewers Gold, Saaz, and Beikei No. 2.

    Brewing Application: Dual purpose. With a potent alpha acid level, Sorachi Ace is a more than capable bittering hop. Its unique aromatics make it welcome in styles that embrace bright citrus character: saison, witbier, and exotic riffs on IPA.

    Sensory: Potent and distinctive with a suggestion of dill and unmistakable overtones of lemon that can include wood polish, fruit pith, and Lemon Zinger® tea.


    Botanical Classification:
    Family: Cannabaceae
    Genus: Humulus
    Species: Lupulus

    Maturity: Middle to late

    Yield: 1000-1200 lbs/acre

    INFO SHEET

    Products specifications
    Alpha Acid Range % 11.0 - 12.5
    Beta Acid Range % 6.5 - 7.0
    Co-Humulone as % of Alpha 23 - 26
    Total Oil mL/100 g 2.0 - 2.8

    Breeding/Development: USA. Originally developed in the 1980s in Japan for Sapporo, recent years have the hop gaining acreage in the Pacific Northwest. Its parentage includes Brewers Gold, Saaz, and Beikei No. 2.

    Brewing Application: Dual purpose. With a potent alpha acid level, Sorachi Ace is a more than capable bittering hop. Its unique aromatics make it welcome in styles that embrace bright citrus character: saison, witbier, and exotic riffs on IPA.

    Sensory: Potent and distinctive with a suggestion of dill and unmistakable overtones of lemon that can include wood polish, fruit pith, and Lemon Zinger® tea.


    Botanical Classification:
    Family: Cannabaceae
    Genus: Humulus
    Species: Lupulus

    Maturity: Middle to late

    Yield: 1000-1200 lbs/acre

    INFO SHEET

    Products specifications
    Alpha Acid Range % 11.0 - 12.5
    Beta Acid Range % 6.5 - 7.0
    Co-Humulone as % of Alpha 23 - 26
    Total Oil mL/100 g 2.0 - 2.8