Sovereign 2018


Small Union Jack 100g @ £6.00 – 500g @ £25.00
Small USA Flag 3.5oz @ $7.58* – 17.6oz @ $31.61*

Increasingly well regarded, Sovereign has wonderful floral, herbal and mint aromas. It works well as a single hop and is a wonderful low trellis variety with a low alpha acid range and wonderfully complex aromas.

Recent customer comment: ‘It’s fantastic to see the pride and effort going into growing and developing British Hops given the years of decline.’

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Wonderful floral, herbal, mint aromas. Sovereign is a medium alpha hop and works well with Goldings in British bitters and pale ales.

Flavour and Aroma
With aromas described as floral, grassy and herbal with a hint of mint flavours. It has a wonderfully complex and relatively delicate set of aromas.

Bittering Characteristics
Sovereign has a classic, well-rounded, green tea bittering characteristic.

Flavour Intensity

Analysis – 
Alpha acid: Leaf – 4.08%  Pellets – 4.5%

Beta acid: 2.1-3.1%
Co-Humulone: 26-30%
Total Oils: 0.6-1.0%
Myrcene: 25-30%
Humulene: 21-26%
Farnesene: 3-5%