The classical noble aroma hop associated with the Pilsner lager, Saaz has a mild, herbal and earthy character and a very low alpha acid content which contributes to its famous “clean bitterness”. Saaz also has a high polyphenol content which slows oxidation, giving beer a longer shelf life. Uses: Pilsners, German and America Lagers, US Wheat beers, Belgian-Style Ales and Bitters.
Alpha acids: 3% – 6%
Type: T90 Pellets