Spalt Spalter
Spalt variety has a very good aroma comparable to Tettnang. The hop variety grown in Spalt also belongs to the Saaz group. It is cultivated exclusively in the region around Spalt. Despite its sometimes less than satisfactory yields, this variety has become more popular again. It has a good resistance to wilt and other diseases.

Flavour profile

Earthy, spicy


Land variety

Recommended beer styles

Analytical data

Cultivation Area



Land variety

Alpha Acids (%)

2.5 – 5.0%

Beta Acids (%)

3 – 5 %

Alpha/Beta Ratio

Cuhomulone (% of alpha acids)

Total Oils (ml/100g)

0.5 – 0.9ml/100g

Oil Concentration (microlitres of oil/g alpha)

Myrcene (% of whole oil)

20 – 35 %

Linalool (% of whole oil)

0.5 – 0.8 %

Caryophyllene (% of whole oil)

Farnesene (% of whole oil)

Humulene (% of whole oil)

Selinene (% of whole oil)

Humulene/Caryophllene Ratio