11.5-14.5% Alpha Acids • Domestic • Dual Purpose Hop
Developed in Japan in 1984 for Sapporo Breweries, Ltd., Sorachi Ace is a cross between Brewer’s Gold, Saaz and Beikei No. 2 male. It is available in limited quantities, however, it remains a popular variety among craft brewers for its unique citrus fruit, herbal and dill aromas.
Used For: Belgian Wits, IPAs, Pale Ales, Belgian Saisons
Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include lemon, lime and dill.
Substitutes: Southern Cross