Aroma Profile: Berry, Spicy, Woody
Developed by the New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research hop breeding program and released in 1987, Pacific Gem is a triploid alpha variety from New Zealand Smoothcone crossed with Californian Late Cluster and Fuggle. It is typically used as a first hop addition for bittering purposes, but is known for showcasing wood and blackberry flavors.
|Alpha:||13 - 15%|
|Beta:||7 - 9%|
|Cohumulone:||35 - 38%|
|Oil:||0.8 - 1.6 mL/100g|