The perfect hop for a wide range of pale ales and hop-forward beer styles, BRU-1™ is known for its bright, floral characteristics, pleasing bitterness, and an unmistakable pineapple punch.
For bold pineapple flavour, this is the one. Achieving true pineapple flavor is often a challenge, and that’s why BRU-1 is such an incredible find. It’s versatile, complex, and offers repeatable flavor outcomes that makes this unique hop a great addition to your brewing toolkit.
Specific aroma descriptors include freshly cut pineapple, green fruits, and tropical fruits.
Alpha Acids: 13.0 - 15.0%
Beta Acids: 8.0 - 10.0%
Total Oil: 1.5 - 2.0 mL/100g
Total Oil Composition
Myrcene: 50 - 55%
Humulene: 7 - 8%
Caryophyllene: 9 - 11%
Farnesene: 0 - 1%
Recommended Beer Styles
Wheat Ale, Golden Ale, American style lagers, Pale Ales, India Pale Lager, India Pale Ale, Session IPA, New England IPA, Hazy IPA, Imperial IPA.
BRU-1 was developed through open pollination at Brulotte Farms in Toppenish, WA.