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Southern Passion Hop South Africa Hop

Southern Passion Hop

Purpose:Aroma
Country:South Africa (SA)

Purchase Southern Passion Hops

Southern Passion 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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Origin of the Southern Passion Hop

South African bred aroma hop whose pedigree is a diploid seedling originating from Saaz and Hallertauer crossing

Flavor & Aroma Profile of Southern Passion

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

The aroma profile includes passion fruit, guava, red berries, floral, coconut, melon, calendula, and grapefruit.



Brewing Values for Southern Passion

These are the common ranges that we've seen with Southern Passion 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 Acids (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.
5-11.2%
8.1% avg
Beta AcidsThe ratio of alpha to beta acids dictates the degree to which bitterness fades as beer ages. Higher levels of beta acids will result in a slower decline of bittering.7-8%
7.5% 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.16-26%
21% 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 »0.7-1.3 mL
1mL avg

Common Beers and Styles using Southern Passion

Some popular beer styles that make use of the Southern Passion hop include IPA, Session IPA, Pale Ales & Saison.


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