Hop Name: Star

Common Usage: Aroma

Hop Characteristics
Alpha Range:3.2 - 3.2%
Beta Range:3.2 - 3.2%
Cohumulone Range:24 - 24%
Humulene Range:34 - 34%
Myrcene Range:34 - 34%
Farnesene Range:3.7 - 3.7%
Caryophyllene Range:12 - 12%
Total Oil Range:0.47 - 0.47 mL/100g
Star is an old Belgian land race variety which is no longer grown commercially. It has a lovely continental-type aroma with high humulene. It was discontinued due to poor vigor and yield. It is still obtainable for home brewing and has an excellent storage stability of 82% after 6 months at room temperature.

Commonly used in:
Origin: Belgium
Storage: Retains 82% alpha acid after 6 months storage at 20 degrees C

Possible Substitutions:
Hallertau  Saaz  Santiam  Saaz