Citra® remains highly sought after for its unique flavour characteristics and is now one of the most coveted aroma hops in the US. Because of its distinctive and intense aromatics, Citra® is best in a late addition or dry hop capacity. Used as a single variety or in a blend, Citra® does well in American wheat beers, pale ales, IPAs, Belgian-style ales.
Strongly tropical and lush with a host of fruit flavours including peach, passionfruit, guava, lychee, lime and gooseberry.
Alpha Acid (%): 11 - 13
Beta Acid (%): 3.5 - 4.5
Co-Humulone (%): 22 - 24
Total Oils (ml/100g): 2.2 - 2.8