This juicy hop was born and bred at CLS Farms in Moxee (a sub-region of the Yakima Valley). Bursting with juicy pineapple and tropical notes, this dual-purpose hop has been featured in many great beers since its release in 2010. Big Alpha Acids (13-17%) make this an effective and efficient bittering hop, but can be used in late additions to maximize the fresh, fruity aroma and flavor. El Dorado® is an exceptional new dual-purpose hop with both high Alpha Acid and intense flavors and aromas. As a bittering hop, El Dorado® lends a firm but balanced bitterness. When used in later additions, El Dorado® brings bright tropical fruit flavors and aromas of pineapple, pear, watermelon, and stone fruit.
Ekuanot® (formerly HBC 366) was commercially released in 2014 as “Equinox” by the Hops Breeding Company in Yakima– and subsequently renamed due to trademark issues.
All hop pellet products are packaged in light blocking foil bags with with an effective oxygen barrier. Air is withdrawn from the packaging prior to being nitrogen flushed and then hermetically sealed. This leave the hop pets free to move within the packaging but with out damage due to the pillow pack effect. Each batch is tested for oxygen content ensuring our process is effective. Each pack has a zip lock for end user convenience.
BarthHaas® are the experts of hops for the best beer taste worldwide
BarthHaas® Pure Hop Pellets are the very best incarnation of each hop variety. The original hop substance is efficiently processed and enriched at extremely low temperatures creating a stable and durable product.
In 225 years, BarthHaas® has grown from its roots as a Franconian hop merchant to become an expert in flavour for the best beers all over the world. As massive as the changes have been, one factor has remained unchanged over the centuries: our love for hops!
A quality product:
the most important ingredient in brewing
BarthHaas are a leading global supplier of hop products and all the services that go with them, they are the perfect people to talk to about using hops and hop products creatively and efficiently. For 225 years, we they been visionaries and trailblazers in the market for these unique building blocks of flavour. Their’s is the story of a passion that never ends.
The highest standards for the best hops: we are satisfied with nothing less. Because hops are one of the most important ingredients in the brewing process. To meet this demand, BarthHaas has introduced a comprehensive quality management system (QMS) [RS1] based on the proven ISO 9001:2015 standard. Our QM system also includes a concept that guarantees optimum product safety on the basis of international HACCP guidelines. An important focus of this concept is the BarthHaas test guarantee [RS3], which is unique in the hop industry to date.