1 lb Magnum Hop Pellets Alpha 12 - 14%


Magnum Hops


Sometimes referred to as Yakima Magnum. Magnum is a good,
clean, all purpose bittering hop. It is sometimes described as having a
floral character.
Alpha acids are high, usually between 12 and 14% AAU. This hop
was bred in 1980 bred in 1980 at Huell, the German Hop Research
Instititute. It was a cross between Galena and the German male
75/5/3. Usage is best in ale styles like Pale Ale and IPA,
or any strong ales. Other sources say they are good for Pils
and Lager styles. This wide range of use is due
to this hop's clean characteristics.


Typical Use : Bittering

Alpha Acid : 12 to 14% AAU

Origination : USA and Germany

Commercial Examples : ???

Characteristics : Clean, Bitter, sometimes described as Citrus

Styles : American Pale Ale, American IPA, Strong Ale

Similar Hops : Horizon, Perle, Northern Brewer