Olicana® UK Hops - NEW!
Olicana® UK Hops - NEW!
Olicana® UK Hops - NEW!
Olicana® UK Hops - NEW!

Olicana® UK Hops - NEW!

Regular price $9.95 Sale

Oilcana® is from the Charles Faram Hop development programme. It brings tropical flavours to the UK. It is highly tolerant of wilt, but displays some susceptibility to powdery mildew.  Oilcana® exhibits characteristics of floral, mango and passionfruit and is a dual purpose hop.  Complex bitterness with citrus and tropical fruit.

Form

  • Type 90 Pellets

Pack Sizes:

  • 100g
  • 250g (SAVE 10% OFF 100g Price)
  • 500g (SAVE 15% OFF 100g Price)
  • 1Kg (SAVE 20% OFF 100g Price)
  • 5Kg (SAVE 30% OFF 100g Price)

Brewing Usage:

  • Dual Purpose

Breeding:

A sister of Jester®, Olicana® is more leafy, taller and vigorous. This variety was planted in 2009 in Herefordshire/Worcestershire and released commercially in 2014.

It was not originally selected as it was Powdery Mildew susceptible like Challenger, however Olicana® is more tolerant.

The hop was trialled by Mark Andrews of Townend Farm, Herefordshire and is now commercially grown by  Townend Farm and Stocks Farm, Worcestershire.

Aroma:

  • Tropical fruit flavours and aromas, including mango, grapefruit and passionfruit.

Bittering Characteristics:

Complex bitterness with citrus and tropical fruit.

Style Guide:


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    Technical Analysis Information:

    • Harvest: 2019 Batch: T9019032 

      Alpha Acid 7.2%

    • Alpha acid 7-9%
    • Beta acid 4-6%
    • Co-Humulone 28-32%
    • Total Oils 1.2-1.8%
    • Myrcene 19-20%
    • Humulene 8-9%
    • Farnesene: Trace