It’s not difficult to see why Riwaka is known as the ‘rockstar’ of the hop world!
marijuana, grapefruit, kumquat
The fourth and final installment in the New Zealand Single Hop Series, a four-part project showcasing exclusive New Zealand hop varieties, puts the spotlight on the badass Riwaka hop. Rightfully known as the 'rockstar' this hop is considered by many to be the ultimate for hoppy beers. It shines through in this IPA with its powerful grapefruit flavor and robust citrus aroma. It’s a bold fruity hop with a powerful yet balanced bitterness profile.
Fermented with verdant yeast,
dry-hopped with 15g/L and 6g/L in the whirlpool – all in all 21g/L Riwaka hop!