4-9% Alpha Acids • German • Finishing Hop
Perle Hops was bred by the Hull Hop Research Institute in Germany from a cross between Northern Brewer and 63/5/27M. Perle Hops was introduced in 1978 is one of the most popular varieties grown in Germany, as this variety is used widely in commercial beers around the region. Perle has done well due to its versatility and resistance to wilt, mildew, and disease.
Used For: Kölsch, Lagers, Pilsners
Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include herbal and spicy with delicate floral, fruit and mint tones.
Substitutes: Northern Brewer (US & German), Perle (Germany)