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    Target

    Sage, Citrus, Spice

    Flavour/Aroma

    Target has excellent, intense aromas of sage, citrus and a spicy undertone in flavour.

    Bittering Characteristics

    Sharp and assertive.

    Alpha
    8.5 - 13.5%
    Beta
    4.0 - 5.7%
    Cohumulone
    37%
    TotalOils
    1.2 - 1.8%
    Myrcene
    45%
    Humulene
    17%
    Farnesene
    Trace

    About Target

    Target is a robust hop with an excellent intense aroma, well regarded as an aroma hop for late hopping or dry hopping and used effectively as a bittering hop too.

    The Breeding Of Target

    Released in 1972 by Wye College in the UK, Target is a cousin of Challenger and has developed to become a widely grown and established English Hop variety.  It has a high tolerance to wilt and resistance to strains of powdery mildew, but is susceptible to downy mildew.