• Wild Garlic
  • Gooseberry
  • Incense
  • Rosemary

Summit® SUM

United States

Summit is a dwarf high-alpha variety bred by the American Dwarf Hop Association in the U.S.  Released in 2003, it has unusually high alpha acids content, excellent storage stability and powdery mildew resistance.  

  • Aroma Profile
  • Analyses

Typical Aroma Profile

 

Summit® is characterised by spicy/herbal properties such as eucalyptus and pepper combined with anexceptional vegetal overtoneof celeriac, lovage and wild garlic. The hops also display green, vegetal and spicy components such as tomato leaves, onion, aniseed and marjoram, coupled with woody notes of incense and sulphur. Citrus elements such as grapefruit, fruity cassis and floral lily-of-the-valley subtly round off the overall picture.

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CULTIVATION AREA
United States
ALPHA-ACIDS*
15 - 17 %
BETA-ACIDS
5 - 6.5 %
TOTAL OIL
1.5 - 3 ml/100g
MYRCENE
30 - 40 %
CARYOPHYLLENE (% OF TOTAL OIL)
12 - 16 %
FARNESEN (% OF TOTAL OIL)
up to 1 %
LINALOOL
0.2 - 0.4 %
GERANIOL (% OF TOTAL OIL)
0.1 - 0.6 %

*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

This variety was bred from the variety Nugget

Quality

We work with our hop growers worldwide to ensure the best of the world's hops, which we combine with leading storage and hop processing to deliver you the absolute best hops possible.

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.