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What it does :
Newport hops are used primarily for bittering additions to your brew kettle. You can use Newport hops to make the following beer styles: Barley Wine, Imperial Lager, India Pale Ale, Pale Ale, Stout, Winter Warmer. Substitutes for Newport hops include: Brewer's Gold, Fuggles, Galena, Magnum, Nugget.
What it is:
The Newport hop variety was developed in the United States. It's pedigree includes Brewer's Gold and Hallertauer Mittelfrueh. It was released for use in 2002. The Newport hop's aroma is desribed as mild.
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 Newport 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