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saaz (us)


3-5% alpha acids • domestic • aroma hop

u.s. equivalent of the czech variety, but lacks some of the fine-ness of aroma. the old world steadfast standby made famous by pilsner urquell possesses the aromatic blend of earth and spice notable in european nobles. low bittering value.


used for:  pilsners, lagers, wheats, belgian-style ales

aroma: earthy, with a mild spice

substitutes:  czech saaz, polish lublin, sterling, tettnang


PriceFrom $2.79
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