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Old 04-13-2010, 01:44 AM   #1
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What varieties of hops would you consider citrusy?

What varieties of hops do you consider floral?

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Old 04-13-2010, 01:56 AM   #2
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Citrusy... amarillo, cascades immediately come to mind.

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Old 04-13-2010, 02:00 AM   #3
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Best citrusy hops are: Cascade, Centennial, and Amarillo

Floral hops: I tend to think of Saaz & related hops like Sterling and Fuggles & related hops like Willamette & Palisade. (Fuggles are more earthy, though than its kin.)

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Old 04-13-2010, 02:01 AM   #4
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Read all about it!

http://www.hopunion.com/hopunion-variety-databook.pdf

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Old 04-13-2010, 06:22 PM   #5
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http://zekeshore.com/hops_v1.12.png
is all you could ever want
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Old 04-13-2010, 06:34 PM   #6
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Exactly what I was looking for Robbie, thank you .

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Old 04-13-2010, 08:01 PM   #7
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I'll add to the chaos, I'm good at that:

http://www.onebeer.net/hopschart.html

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Old 04-13-2010, 11:11 PM   #8
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Quote:
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http://zekeshore.com/hops_v1.12.png
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That inspired me to whip up a Myrcene ("Citrus/Piney") vs. Humulene/Carryophellene ("Spicy/Floral") graph:

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Old 04-14-2010, 12:00 AM   #9
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Quote:
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That inspired me to whip up a Myrcene ("Citrus/Piney") vs. Humulene/Carryophellene ("Spicy/Floral") graph:
That is very cool IMO!
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Old 04-14-2010, 01:16 AM   #10
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Wow, that is VERY cool, thank you!!!!

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