Motueka
An aroma hop with a distinctive fresh crushed citrus “Mojito” lime character.

Flavour profile

Mojito, lime, lemon, tropical fruit

Ancestry

A triploid aroma type developed by New Zealand’s Plant & Food Research. Motueka Brand 87.14-20 was bred by crossing a New Zealand breeding selection with a Saazer.

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Analytical data

Cultivation Area

New Zealand

Ancestry

A triploid aroma type developed by New Zealand’s Plant & Food Research. Motueka Brand 87.14-20 was bred by crossing a New Zealand breeding selection with a Saazer.

Alpha Acids (%)

6.5 – 7.5%

Beta Acids (%)

5.0-5.5%

Alpha/Beta Ratio

Cuhomulone (% of alpha acids)

29.0%

Total Oils (ml/100g)

0.8ml/100g

Oil Concentration (microlitres of oil/g alpha)

107

Myrcene (% of whole oil)

47.7%

Linalool (% of whole oil)

Caryophyllene (% of whole oil)

2%

Farnesene (% of whole oil)

12.2%

Humulene (% of whole oil)

3.6%

Selinene (% of whole oil)

Humulene/Caryophllene Ratio

12.6