Hop Name: Eastern Gold

Common Usage: Bittering

Hop Characteristics
Alpha Range:11.0 - 14.0%
Beta Range:11.0 - 14.0%
Cohumulone Range:27.0 - 27.0%
Humulene Range:19.0 - 19.0%
Myrcene Range:42.0 - 42.0%
Farnesene Range:3.0 - 3.0%
Caryophyllene Range:7.0 - 8%
Total Oil Range:1.43 - 1.43 mL/100g
Eastern Gold was developed in Japan by Kirin Brewing Co. Ltd Hops Research from an open pollination of a wild American hop. Despite its great vigor and yield potential, high alpha acids and great storage stability (81% retention after 6 months), it is not being commercially grown anywhere according to the most recent information.

Commonly used in:
Origin: Japan
Storage: Retains 81% alpha acid after 6 months storage at 20 degrees C

Possible Substitutions:
None known