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Grungeist Hop

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Purchase Grungeist Hops

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

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Origin and Geneology of the Grungeist Hop

Also known as Callista.

US hops begin to be harvested in mid-to-late August for most aroma varieties.

Flavor & Aroma Profile of Grungeist Hops

Grungeist is an aroma hop that is typically used in only late boil additions, including dry hopping.

The unique combination of peach and passion fruit are equally balanced with a hint of lemon zest and floral essence. Grüngeist adds aromas and flavors of kiwi, overripe peach and dried lavender

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Brewing Values for Grungeist Hops

These are the common ranges that we've seen with Grungeist 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. Learn more »
2.9% avg
Beta Acid %Beta acids are a component of hop resins responsible for contributing volatile aromatic and flavor properties. Beta acids contribute no bitterness.9%
9% avg
Co-Humulone as % of AlphaLow cohumulone hops may impart a smoother bitterness when added to the boil as opposed to higher ones that add a sharper bitterness to the final beer. Learn more »19.2%
19.2% 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 »1.2 mL
1.2mL avg

Beer Styles using Grungeist Hops

Some popular beer styles that make use of the Grungeist hop include Pale Ale.

Grungeist Hop Substitutions

If the Grungeist hop is hard to find or if you are simply out of it on brew day, you can try to substitute it with a similar hop. The old way of choosing replacement hops was done by experience and "feel". There is nothing wrong with that way. However, we wanted to build a data-driven tool to find your Grungeist substitutions.

Experienced brewers have chosen the following hop varieties as substitutions of Grungeist:

Is Grungeist available in lupulin powder?

Unfortunately, there is no lupulin powder version of the Grungeist hop. Neither Yakima Chief Hops (Cryo/LupuLN2), Haas (Lupomax) or Hopsteiner have created versions of this hop in lupulin powder form yet. Too bad too - it is pure hop lupulin powder, which leads to huge, concentrated flavor when used in the whirlpool or dry hop additions.

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