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Styrian Golding Hop

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Purpose:Aroma
Country:Slovakia (SLO)
International Code:SSG

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Styrian Golding 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 and Geneology of the Styrian Golding Hop

Actually not a Golding variety at all, it is the result of a cloned of UK Fuggle.

It is sometimes referred to as Savinjski Golding or Celeia.

Flavor & Aroma Profile of Styrian Golding Hops

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

Styrian Golding hops have a spice with an earthy/sweet edge. It is a prized aroma hop and exhibits resinous, earthy flavors that are considered slightly more refined than Fuggle.

Tags: #earthy  #spicy  #resin  #sweet  #noble 



Brewing Values for Styrian Golding Hops

These are the common ranges that we've seen with Styrian Golding 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 »
3.5-6.5%
5% avg
Beta Acid %Beta acids are a component of hop resins responsible for contributing volatile aromatic and flavor properties. Beta acids contribute no bitterness.2.5-3.5%
3% avg
Alpha-Beta RatioThe ratio of alpha to beta acids dictates the degree to which bitterness fades during aging. 1:1 ratios are common in aroma varieties.1:1 - 3:1
2:1 avg
Hop Storage Index (HSI)The HSI indicates the percent of alpha and beta acids lost after 6 months of storage at room temperature (68°F or 20°C).28% (Good)
0.20-0.35
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 »25-30%
27.5% 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 »0.5-1 mL
0.8mL avg
Total Oil Breakdown:
›  MyrceneFlavors: resinous, citrus, fruity (β-myrcene) 27-33%
30% avg
›  HumuleneFlavors: woody, noble, spicy (α-caryophyllene) 34-38%
36% avg
›  CaryophylleneFlavors: pepper, woody, herbal (β-caryophyllene) 9-11%
10% avg.
›  FarneseneFlavors: fresh, green, floral (β-farnesene) 2-5%
3.5% avg
›  All OthersIncluding β-pinene, linalool, geranoil & selinene 13-28%

Beer Styles using Styrian Golding Hops

Some popular beer styles that make use of the Styrian Golding hop include English Ale, Oktoberfest, Belgian Ale, Pilsner, ESB, Barley Wine & Lager.

Styrian Golding Hop Substitutions

If the Styrian Golding 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 Styrian Golding substitutions.

Experienced brewers have chosen the following hops as substitutions of Styrian Golding:

Is Styrian Golding available as Cryo/Lupulin powder?

Unfortunately, there is no lupulin powder version of the Styrian Golding hop. Neither Yakima Chief Hops (Cryo/LupuLN2) nor Haas (Lupomax) have created versions of this hop in lupulin powder form yet. This new type of hop product is pure concentrated lupulin powder, which leads to more flavor when used in the whirlpool or dry hop additions.


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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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