Rakau – Dual Purpose

Alpha – 5.8-10.9% Beta – 2.4-4.8% Co-Humulone  Composition 27%

*2017 results – Alpha 9.8% Beta 4.0% 

A hop of New Zealand origin which blends with our terroir to create aromas of red licorice, strawberry and tropical fruits.  This is an excellent choice of hop for New England Style IPA’s or hop forward “juicy” versions.

Common Beer Styles – American Pale Ale, India Pale Ale, New England Pale Ale.

Substitutes: Amarillo, Summit, Galaxy