Mosaic

Mosaic™ (HBC 369) is an aroma hop variety developed by Hop Breeding Company, LLC that was released in 2012.

It offers a unique and complex blend of floral, tropical, fruity, and earthy characteristics that translate very favorably into several styles of beer.

Mosaic™ is the daughter of Simcoe® (YCR 14) and a Nugget derived male.

Yield (kilos per hectare) 2,017 – 2,466 Yield (lbs per acre) 1,800 – 2,200

Alpha Acids 11.5 – 13.5%

Beta Acids 3.2 – 3.9%

Cohumulone (% of alpha acids) 24 – 26%

Total Oils (Mls. per 100 grams dried hops) 1.0 – 1.5

Myrcene (as % of total oils) 47 – 53%

Caryophyllene (as % of total oils) 5.2 – 7.8%

Humulene (as % of total oils) 13 – 16%

Farnesene (as % of total oils) < 1.0%

Storage (% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 20° C) 75%