6-9% Alpha Acids • Domestic • Finishing Hop
Bred in 1990 and released in 1998, Sterling is an aroma variety with noble hop characteristics. It shows moderate tolerance to powdery mildew and has good pickability of compact cones.
Used For: Ale, Pilsner, Lager
Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include noble and spicy.
Substitutes: Saaz, Mt Hood