Developed by the New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research hop breeding
program and released in 2000, Nelson Sauvin™ is a triploid variety bred from the New
Zealand Smoothcone and a selected New Zealand male. It is known for being one of the
most unique hop varieties, displaying strong fruit and white wine aroma characteristics.
AROMA PROFILE: WHITE WINE • GOOSEBERRY • GRAPE
BEER STYLES: LAGER • PALE ALE • IPA
Typical Alpha Acid: 12 - 13%