Calypso (US) Hop Pellets
Calypso is a Yakima Valley bred, dual-purpose diploid hop with Hopsteiner lineage on both sides. Despite its aroma-focused origins, it boasts a high alpha acid percentage. In addition to this, Calypso features crisp, fruity aromas and flavors that exhibit elements of apple, pear and stone fruit brightened with hints of lime citrus. It is marvelously complex with an almost understated earthy, tea-like note. Ideal for ale, stout, barley wine.
Aroma: Crisp, fruity aroma. Flavour of Apples, pears, stone fruit and lime citrus.
Alpha Acid: 12-14%
Beta Acid: 5-6%
Total Oil: 1.6-2.5 mL/100g
Possible substitutions: Cascade