WARRIOR® BRAND YCR 5 CV. US Hops were developed by Select Botanicals Group, Warrior was selected for its high alpha content, low co-humulone, good storage stability and tolerance to powdery mildew. It is primarily used in brewing for its mild, clean bittering properties and has good pickability of a medium size cone in the field.
Specific aromas descriptors are mild, resinous and subtle pine.
Crop Year: 2018
Alpha Acid 14.7%
Alpha Method: EBC 7.5
Beta Acid 4.4 - 6%
Co-humulone 25 - 28%
Total Oil 1 - 2.5 mL/100g
B-Pinene 0.5 - 0.7% of total oil
Myrcene 40 - 50% of total oil
Linalool 0.4 - 0.7% of total oil
Caryophyllene 11 - 14% of total oil
Farnesene < 1.0% of total oil
Humulene 15 - 18% of total oil
Geraniol 0.4 - 0.8% of total oil
Storage (% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 20°C): 76%