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Caliente Hop United States of America Hop

Caliente Hop

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Purpose:Dual
Country:United States of America (USA)

Purchase Caliente Hops

Caliente hops are available to be purchased from multiple suppliers. We've conveniently linked to the most popular hop suppliers as well as Amazon.com. Every supplier may have different prices, harvest years and amounts available for purchase.

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Flavor & Aroma Profile of Caliente Hops

Caliente is a dual-purpose hop that can be used in all hop additions throughout the brewing process.

Flavors of citrus, peach and pine, aromas of stone fruit and mandarin

Brewing Values for Caliente Hops

These are the common ranges that we've seen with Caliente hops over the years. Each year's crop can yield hops that have slightly different qualities, so these number ranges are based on history.

Alpha Acid % (AA)
Alpha acids are the main source of bitterness in beer. Longer boil times will result in isomerization of more alpha acids leading to increased bitterness.
15.3%
15.3% avg
Beta Acid %Beta acids are a component of hop resins responsible for contributing volatile aromatic and flavor properties. Beta acids contribute no bitterness.4.3%
4.3% avg
Co-Humulone as % of AlphaLow cohumulone hops impart a smoother bitterness when added to the boil as opposed to higher ones that add a sharper bitterness to the final beer.35%
35% avg
Total Oils (mL/100g)These highly volatile, not very soluble oils are easily boiled off, but add flavor and aroma to the finished beer when added very late in the boil or during fermentation. Learn more »1.9 mL
1.9mL avg

Beer Styles using Caliente Hops

Some popular beer styles that make use of the Caliente hop include IPA, Wheat, Pale Ale & Spice Beer.


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References:
  1. https://beermaverick.com/the-most-common-hops-used-in-ipas/
  2. https://beermaverick.com/analyzing-the-usa-hop-production-statistics-of-2019/

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