Nelson Sauvin Hops

Nelson Sauvin Hops 100g

Nelson Sauvin Hop Flavour

Nelson Sauvin hops impart a grape-like flavour to beers, defined as cool-climate white wine grape flavours.

This excellent dual-purpose hop is able to produce big, punchy ales as well as subtle yet bitter lagers.

Nelson Sauvin provides intense, distinct flavour characteristics and high alphas, a stable choice for dry hopping.

Other descriptors include extreme fruitiness, Passion fruit, and “Fresh Crushed Gooseberries”.

Nelson Sauvin Hop Profile

  • Origin: New Zealand
  • Alpha Acid: 11.3 - 13%
  • Beta Acid: 6 - 8%
  • Hop Characteristics: Grapefruit, White Grape, Gooseberry
  • Hop SubstituteMotueka, Riwaka, Enigma

Beer Styles

Nelson Sauvin works great as a single-hop beer showcasing its unique flavours and aromas.

Some popular beer styles include American Ale, Lager & IPA.

Hop Pairings

Nelson Sauvin hops are most frequently paired with "New World Hops" such as Pacific Jade & Motueka.

They also work fantastic with big tropical USA hops such as Citra, Simcoe, Mosaic & Galaxy.


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