- A unique, dual-purpose hop with exceptional aroma qualities and high alpha acid levels
- Produces intense fruity, tropical flavors with notes of watermelon, pear, candy or stone fruit
- Origin: United States
Details: El Dorado is a unique, dual-purpose hop with exceptional aroma qualities and high alpha acid levels. This new variety produces intense fruity, tropical flavors and is quickly growing as a popular choice for hop-forward styles or beers with complex flavor profiles. Tasting notes commonly specify aromas of watermelon, pear, candy, or stone fruit. There is often an undertone of citrus and sometimes an identifiable fresh-cut-grass taste.
Alpha Acid: 14-16% (average)