Nelson Sauvin hops have gained popularity in American-style Pale Ales but are definitely requires prudent and discerning application in brewing. Nelson Sauvin' s oil profile is complex and fortunately works well as an aroma hop, flavor hop and also for bittering. Low Cohumulone is responsible for its smooth bittering qualities. Nelson Sauvin' s name is derived from the Sauvignon Blanc wine grape to which many agree has similar flavor and aroma characteristics.
Smooth bittering, rich, fruity, gooseberry and white-wine flavors