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Loral® LOR

United States

Loral®, HBC 291 is an experimental cultivar that provides a more traditional yet unique hop character that provides the herbal, floral and spicy notes one would expect from a noble aroma hop. It’s mother is the U.S. developed aroma variety Glacier. The father of HBC 291 is a son of the U.S. developed commercial variety Nugget. HBC 291 has numerous small, dense cones with moderate alpha acids.

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Typical Aroma Profile

 

Loral® (HBC 291 c.v.) is a cultivar that shows more traditional yet unique hop character with notes of herbal, floral, spicy that one would expect from a noble hop variety.

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CULTIVATION AREA
United States
ALPHA-ACIDS*
10 - 15 %
BETA-ACIDS
4 - 6.5 %
TOTAL OIL
1.5 - 3.4 ml/100g
MYRCENE
52 - 58 %
CARYOPHYLLENE (% OF TOTAL OIL)
5 - 6 %
FARNESEN (% OF TOTAL OIL)
up to 1 %
LINALOOL
1 - 1 %
GERANIOL (% OF TOTAL OIL)
0.2 - 0.3 %

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

All values represent the medium range of the last 4 years. Be aware that specifically the alpha and oil values can vary in a broad range depending on the relevant crop year.

Ancestry

Daughter of Glacier and son of Nugget

Quality

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Accountability

Our quality management and traceability systems are highly effective and robust. We actively prevent issues before they happen and can quickly identify and track them back in the unlikely event of a problem.

Protection

The BarthHaas Guarantee screens all our hops for known active ingredients, such as controlled pesticides, to protect your business and help you meet the legislative requirements in your country of business.