In true royal fashion, East Kent Golding have been presiding over the Hop kingdom since the late 1700’s. It’s true their large loose cones and low producing plants might cause growers a bit of a fuss during the harvest. However, with their honeyed citrus and nectarous flower aromas, East Kent Goldings have proven to be ever so worth it and offer a truly regal presence in the minds of brewers.

  • Aroma: Sweet citrus, floral and savory
  • Maturity: Mid season
  • Yield: 1200 – 1450 lbs/acre

Beers brewed with East Kent Golding hops:

Brooklyn Brewery Brooklyn IPADark
Star Brewery Critical Mass
Rock Art Brewery Stock Ale
Deschutes Brewery Saison de la Bond

Typical Analytical Range
Alpha Acid Range %: 4.5-6.5%
Beta Acid Range %: 1.9-2.8%
Co-Humulone as % of alpha: 28-32%
Total Oils mls/100gr.: 0.4-1% ml/100gr


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