East Kent Golding has an amazing aroma profile with lavender, spice, honey and notes of thyme. Flavor-wise it is earthy and mildly bittering with a sweet, silky, honey-like character. East Kent Golding is considered to be the quintessential English hop, long held as one of the island’s favorites for ales and pale ales.
Aromas of lavender, spice, honey, thyme, earthy flavors
2.0% - 3.0%
0.6 - 1.0 mL/100g
Whitbread Golding, Progress, Fuggle, First Gold
Pale Ale, Extra Special English Ale, English Dark Ale, English Light Ale, Belgian Ale, Christmas Ale
Retains 78% alpha acid after 6 months storage at 20ºC (68ºF)