Nectaron® Hop Pellets


Necatron® hop pellets

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New Zealand Nectaron® Hop Profile

Nectaron hops are a New Zealand variety that went by the number HORT 4337. Necatron® is a full sister of Waimea and was developed in partnership with New Zealand’s Plant & Food Research and took over 17 years before the full release. Necatron® has a huge aroma of passion fruit, peach, grapefruit, and pineapple. It is perfect for any fruit forward beer and performs really well when used in dry-hopping.

Nectaron Aroma Descriptors: Citrus, Pineapple, Passionfruit, Grapefruit, Stonefruit

Nectaron Hops Analytical Data

Alpha Acids  10.5 – 11.5%
Beta Acids 4.5 – 5.0%
Cohumulone 26.0 – 28.0%
Total Oils 1.5 – 2.0 ml/100g
Myrcene 60% of total oil
Caryophyllene 4.5% of total oil
Farnesene 0.2% of total oil
Humulene 16% of total oil
Citrus-Piney Fraction 4.3% of total oil