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    Pilot

    Lemon, Spicy, Marmalade

    Flavour/Aroma

    With aromas of lemon and spice, Pilot is also known for its marmalade flavour.

    Bittering Characteristics

    Pilot has a wonderfully refreshing, clean and crisp bittering.

    Alpha
    8 - 11%
    Beta
    3.3 - 5.0%
    Cohumulone
    35%
    TotalOils
    0.8 - 1.5%
    Myrcene
    35 - 40%
    Humulene
    3.5%
    Farnesene
    Trace

    About Pilot

    With an essential oil that is distinctively different to other British hops, Pilot works well as a bittering or late aroma hop.

    The Breeding Of Pilot

    Bred at Horticulture Research International (HRI) Wye College in the UK and released in 2001. A high yielding Hedgerow variety, Pilot has a tolerance to wilt, but is susceptible to both Downy and Powdery mildews. It has good storage stability.