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What it does :
Zenith hops can be used for both bittering and aroma additions to your brew kettle. Consider using Zenith hops in your next homemade beer. No substitutes for Zenith hops are currently listed.
What it is:
The Zenith variety of hop originated in England during the 1970's. It is resistant to mildew disease. The pedigree of the Zenith hop is not publicly available. Zenith varietal hops provide a pleasant aroma while retaining the bittering abilities of the orginal high-alpha hops.
Here is some guidance for your homebrewing hop additions:
The specific hop amount needed for a 5 gallon (18.9 liter) batch will vary. The main factors that determine the quantity of hops that you need are the alpha acid content of your hops, the boiling time that you select, and the bitterness targets for your recipe.
Use our Hop Utilization, Hop Bill, and Hop Alpha Acid Loss Calculators to help you do the math to help determine how to best use Zenith hops in your next homebrew recipe.
In general, you prepare your hops for use in beermaking by:
Note that hops are available to brewers in a variety of forms (whole, plug, pellet).
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Hop Alpha Acid Loss