Experimental Variety 06277, AKA Denali™, AKA Sultana is a new hop bursting with flavor. Called Nuggetzilla by some, this hop is rich in pineapple, citrus, and pine flavors, though it can often come off as spicy as well. It can be used for bittering, flavor, or aroma, and is sure to make an impact! These have rich characteristics that make for an unmistakeable beer. Try it in your next pale ale or IPA, sit back, and enjoy the results.
The genetic origin of this hop is 50% Nugget, 25% Zeus, 25% USDA 19058m
Denali hops have a big aroma that imparts pineapple with notes of citrus and pine. It is quite popular with brewers who are looking for a distinct, big flavor in their beers. Denali has an unusually high total essential oil content averaging more than 4 grams of oil/100 grams of raw hops.
Aroma: Big aroma of pineapple with notes of citrus and pine.
Alpha Acid: 15.4%
Beta Acid: 4.5 – 7.0%
Cohumulone: 22 – 26%
Typical Beer Styles: IPA’s, Pale Ales