Developed by Hop Breeding Company and released in 2016, Loral Brand HBC 291 has a noble heritage that straddles the fence between old and new world hop aromatics. It has the ability to complement all beer styles, making it a very versatile hop in the brewery. Loral has been described as pleasant with floral, citrus, peppery and some dark fruit characteristics.
Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include very pleasant, floral, peppery, lemon-citrus and dark fruit.
Alpha Acid: 11.3 – 12.2%