Falconer's Flight Hops USA
Falconer’s Flight® is a proprietary blend of Pacific Northwest hops. These include 7 “C” hops, Cascade, Centennial, Chinook, Citra®, Cluster, Columbus and Crystal in addition to experimental varieties developed by Hopunion LLC.
Launched in 2010, it is considered a dual-purpose blend particularly suited to IPAs, but also Pale Ales and Lagers. Falconer’s Flight® is listed has having distinct tropical, floral, lemon and grapefruit attributes.
The blend was named in honor of Glen Hay Falconer, a popular and up-and-coming American professional brewer who passed away in 2002.
|Characteristics||Distinct tropical, floral, lemon and grapefruit attributes|
|Purpose||Bittering & Aroma|
|Alpha Acid Composition||9.5%-12%|
|Beta Acid Composition||4%-5%|
|Total Oil Composition||1.6-4.6 mL/100g|
|Substitutes||Cascade, Columbus, Centennial|
|Style Guide||India Pale Ale, Pale Ale, Lager|