Typical aroma hop from the Czech Republic. As the undisputed king of the Pilsner hop, Saaz is the only hop variety that is used in the world’s original Pilsner lager, Pilsner Urquell. It has a mild spicy taste and a subtle aroma. Pure and delicate bittering quality. Alpha acid content: 3-4.5%. The exact alpha acid content is indicated on every package.
All our hops are packed in special vacuum packages for optimal storage life and placed in a cold storage room at 5 °C. The availability and alpha acid content strongly depend on the harvest.
Recommended use: Pilsner, Lagers, Belgian style ales, Lambic, somtimes Bitter