The Saphir hop hails from Germany where it's low alpha acid and bright, floral and citrus aromas make it a great aroma addition for German Lagers and Belgian Ales.
- Origin: Germany
- Alpha Acid (Average %): 2-4.5
- Usage: Aroma
- Co-Humulone (%) 12-17
- Total Oil (ml/100g hops) 0.8-1.4
- Substitutions: Hallertau
I've used Saphir hops in 3 recipes now and have had great results. Definitely a my new go-to lager hop.