Calypso is a diploid aroma-type hop, originated from a cross between Hopsteiner breeding female 98005 and a Hopsteiner male derived from Nugget and USDA 19058m. It has a pleasant fruity aroma with hints of pear and apple.
Brewing Usage: Dual Purpose
Aroma: Fruity notes with a hint of pear/apple
Alpha Acids: 12.0 - 14.0%
Beta Acids: 5.0 - 6.0%
Co-Humulone: 5 - 6% of alpha acids
Total Oil: 1.6 - 2.5 mL/100g
Myrcene: 30 - 45% of total oil
Humulene: 20 - 35% of total oil
Caryophyllene: 9 - 15% of total oil
Farnesene: <1.0% of total oil
General Trade Perception: Pleasant fruity aroma with hints of pear and apple.
Possible Substitutions: Cascade, Galena
Typical Beer Styles: Ale, Stout, Barley Wine
* All hops in stock are stored in a cold environment to ensure the highest freshness possible. Alpha and Beta acid amounts vary between batches and may not be exactly as pictured, however are generally with in the ranges stated above.