Developed by Hop Breeding Company and released in 2016, Loral™ Brand HBC 291 has a noble heritage that straddles the fence between old and new world hop aromatics. It has the ability to complement all beer styles, making it a very versatile hop in the brewery. Loral™ has been described as pleasant with floral, citrus, peppery and some dark fruit characteristics.
Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include very pleasant, floral, peppery, lemon-citrus and dark fruit. Alpha Acid: 11.3 - 12.2% Beta Acid: 4.9 - 5.3% Co-humulone: 21 - 24% Total Oil:1.8 - 2.9 mL/100g