Hop Name: Bitter Gold

Common Usage: Bittering

Hop Characteristics
Alpha Range:15.44 - 18.84%
Beta Range:15.44 - 18.84%
Cohumulone Range:36 - 41%
Humulene Range:7.5 - 7.5%
Myrcene Range:68.2 - 68.2%
Farnesene Range:1.2 - 1.2%
Caryophyllene Range:8.4 - 8%
Total Oil Range:0.81 - 3.92 mL/100g
Super-Alpha variety Bitter Gold has an alpha acid content of 16 to nearly 19% with cohumulone averaging around 39%, higher than any of its parents, and higher than Galena or Nugget, with which it is often compared. Bitter Gold is very versatile and can be used in any type of brew. It is completely used for bittering, as it has no notable aroma. It also has excellent storage stability of 56.5% after 6 months.

Commonly used in:
Origin: US
Storage: ~56.5% after six months

Possible Substitutions:
Galena  Nugget