Hop Name: Ultra

Common Usage: Aroma

Hop Characteristics
Alpha Range:2 - 3.5%
Beta Range:2 - 3.5%
Cohumulone Range:23 - 38%
Humulene Range:35 - 50%
Myrcene Range:15 - 25%
Farnesene Range:0 - 1%
Caryophyllene Range:10 - 15%
Total Oil Range:1.3 - 1.5 mL/100g
Ultra is grown only in the United States in limited qualities partly due to its lower yield. It is high in humulene which accounts for its mildly spicy aroma and flavor. It has a low alpha acid content with about 28% cohumulone. It has moderate storage stability and good disease resistance.

Commonly used in:
Origin: US
Storage: Good
Mild and pleasant with spicy, floral tones

Possible Substitutions:
Hallertau  Liberty  Saaz  Saaz  Tradition