2020 US El Dorado 13.2% AA T90 pellets.
2020 US El Dorado 12.4% AA T90 pellets.
El Dorado is bursting with juicy stone fruit and tropical notes, this dual-purpose hop has been featured in many great beers since its release in 2010. Big Alpha Acids (13-17%) make this an effective and efficient bittering hop, but can be used in late additions to maximize the fresh, fruity aroma and flavor.
El Dorado is an exceptional new dual purpose hop with both high Alpha Acid and intense flavors and aromas. As a bittering hop El Dorado lends a firm but balanced bitterness. When used in later additions, El Dorado brings bright tropical fruit flavors and aromas of pear, watermelon, and stone fruit.
Alpha Acids 14.0 – 16.0%
Beta Acids 7.0 – 8.0%
Cohumulone (% of alpha acids) 28 – 33%
Total Oils (Mls. per 100 grams dried hops) 2.5 – 2.8
Myrcene (as % of total oils) 55 – 60%
Caryophyllene (as % of total oils) 6.0 – 8.0%
Humulene (as % of total oils) 10 – 15%
Farnesene (as % of total oils) 0.1%
Storage (% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 20° C) 60 – 75%