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Merkur Hop Pellets (German) – 1 oz

$ 2.49

Merkur Hop Pellets have aroma descriptors that include sugar, pineapple and mint.  Alpha Acid: 12 – 14%. Beta Acid: 4.5 – 5.5%.

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Product Description

Merkur Hop Pellets (German) – 1 oz

Merkur Hop Pellets have aroma descriptors that include sugar, pineapple and mint.  Bred at the Hop Research Institute in Hüll and registered in 2001, Merkur was the first mildew-resistant hop variety from the research center. It is a cross between Magnum and German experimental variety 81/8/13. It is a high alpha variety with low co-humulone oil percentages. In some dual purpose applications, Merkur displays subtle earth and citrus notes.

Characteristics:

  • Alpha Acid:  12 – 14%
  • Beta Acid:  4.5 – 5.5%
  • Co-humulone:  18 – 20%
  • Total Oil:  2 – 3 mL/100g
  • Myrcene:  45 – 50% of total oil
  • Linalool:  0.6 – 1.1% of total oil
  • Caryophyllene:  8 – 10% of total oil
  • Farnesene:  < 1.0% of total oil
  • Humulene:  28 – 32% of total oil
  • Geraniol:  0 – 0% of total oil

Additional Information

Weight 0.09 lbs