Apollo (Hopsteiner 0151) is a super high alpha variety that was developed by the Hopsteiner Breeding Program and released in 2006.
Pedigree: Galena and Nugget, with Zeus combined for Super Alpha Acid Levels.
Brewing Usage: Bittering
Aroma: Strong Grapefruit and Hoppy Notes.
Possible Substitutions: Columbus, Nugget, Bravo
Typical Beer Styles: IPA, Imperial IPA, Experimental
Additional Information: Limited acreage and availability.
Storage Stability: 80 - 90% alpha remaining after 6 months
Alpha Acids: 15.0 - 19.0%
Beta Acids: 5.5 - 8.0%
24 - 28%
1.5 - 2.5 mL / 100g
30 - 50% of total oil
20 - 35% of total oil
14 - 20% of total oil
< 1.0% of total oil