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Yellow Sub Hop Germany Hop

Yellow Sub Hop

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Country:Germany (GER)
Ownership:BarthHaas Hop Creation

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Purchase Yellow Sub Hops

Yellow Sub 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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Flavor & Aroma Profile of Yellow Sub Hops

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

This composition turns a fine and excellent hop aroma into a sweet, fruity flamenco of apricot and orange, with a hint of blackberries. It's been described as "Amarillo on steroids".

Tags: #sweet  #citrus  #red_berry  #apricot  #orange  #blackberry 

Brewing Values for Yellow Sub Hops

These are the common ranges that we've seen with Yellow Sub 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 »
6.7% avg
Beta Acid %Beta acids are a component of hop resins responsible for contributing volatile aromatic and flavor properties. Beta acids contribute no bitterness.Unknown
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 »Unknown
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 »1.4 mL
1.4mL avg

Beer Styles using Yellow Sub Hops

Some popular beer styles that make use of the Yellow Sub hop include IPA & Ale.

Yellow Sub Hop Substitutions

If the Yellow Sub 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 Yellow Sub substitutions.

Experienced brewers have chosen the following hops as substitutions of Yellow Sub:

Is Yellow Sub available in lupulin powder?

Unfortunately, there is no lupulin powder version of the Yellow Sub 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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