Sterling hops are an aroma hop with herbal and spicy characteristics, with a hint of floral, citrus, lemon and pineapple. Sterling hops are also finding favor as a Saaz replacement. Hybrid of Saaz. Hop Rhizome Pre-Orders will ship mid-late April. Grows wells in all climates. Rhizomes are only available for order in the USA.
|Beer Styles||Lager, Pilsner, Belgian Style Ales|
|Alpha||6.0 - 9.0%|
|Beta||4.0 - 6.0%|
|Aroma||Herbal and spicy, with a hint of floral, citrus (lemon/pineapple) characteristics|
|Possible Substitutes||Czech Saaz|