Bred in 1983 by the USDA, Crystal is a triploid aroma-type cultivar from Hallertau Mittelfrüh
, Brewer's Gold and Early Green. Primarily grown in Oregon and has become increasingly popular among craft brewers due to its versatility in a variety of beer styles.
Crystal aroma is mild and pleasant with a delicate blend of spices and flowers. Crystal hop variety is versatile and popular in both craft and homebrewing circles.
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- Pale Ale
Specific aroma descriptors include woody and green
Brewing Value Certificate
- Variety: Crystal
- Form: Type 90 Pellet
- Crop Years: 2021
- Lot Number 1-CRY-214-025
- HSI 0.302
Typical Brewing Values Specification
General Trade Perception
Crystal has become popular in US craft brewing as a triploid Hallertauer. Developed from the German aroma hop variety Hallertauer Mittelfruh with primary contributions from Cascade, Brewer's Gold and Early Green. Crystal is a low alpha hop with wonderful aromatics and subtle woody with spicy and floral aroma notes ideal in European beer styles and for late brewing additions.
Craft Beer Examples