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Ekuanot® 1 kg

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1 kg Baarth Haas guarenteed vacuum sealed bag.

AROMA PROFILE

When the earth and the sun align, a new variety of hops is born. A cool little story on how Equinox™ HBC 366 earned its name. During early Spring, Equinox™ comes out of the ground as a bright lime green variety. Over the course of the summer, it gradually turns to a rich, dark green. Equal light, equal dark - Equinox™. From the breeders of Citra® YCR 394 cv, Mosaic™ HBC 369 cv comes the latest varietal release – Equinox™ HBC 366. These hops are generally some of the most sought-after in the industry. The diversified and pronounced aroma characteristics combined with extremely high oil content and a tight cone structure make this hop variety very unique.

 

KEY FLAVORS

Guava, Strawberry, Gooseberry, Fennel, Grapefruit

ANCESTRY

Ekuanot™ (formerly HBC 366) was commercially released in 2014 as “Equinox” by the Hops Breeding Company in Yakima, and subsequently renamed due to trademark issues.

 

ANALYZES

CULTIVATION AREA: United States
ALPHA-ACIDS* :14.5 - 15.5 %
BETA-ACIDS: 4.5 - 5.5 %
TOTAL OIL: 2.5 - 4.5 ML/100G
MYRCENE: 30 - 45 %

*Alpha acids are determined by conductometric titration (EBC 7.4) in Europe, by spectrophotometric spectrophotometry (ASBC Hops-6) in the USA. Oil composition is determined by gas chromatography (ASBC Hops-17, EBC 7.12).