A bittering hop, Nugget also lends a floral and citrus note. Used at the beginning of the boil, its high alpha acids imparts a strong bitterness. Used in a later boil it imparts an herbal, woody flavor.
Used in everything from ales to stouts to barelywine.
Flavors: Wood, Resin, Earth, Herbs, Spice
Alpha Acids: 12.5-16%
Beta Acids: 4.4-5.5%