Ariana hops are a new variety just released by the Hop Research Center in Hüll, Germany. Ariana is the daughter of Herkules and a wild male and is a high-yielding variety. It is juicy with dark fruits like blackcurrants and is backed by smooth oak, tobacco, and vanilla. There are also some bright elements of grapefruit when used in late additions.
Alpha Acids 10-13 %
Beta Acids 4 – 6.0 %
Cohumulone 40-42 % of alpha acids
Total Oil 2.0 – 2.5 ml/100g