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Hops Analysis

Hops Analyses

Alpha and Beta Acids, Hops Storage Index- $30

  • Alpha and beta acids contribute bitterness to beer.
  • The hops storage index (HSI) is used to estimate alpha and beta acid loss due to storage and handling.

Total Oils- $30

  • Hop oils contribute aroma to beer, and oil content can be a quality indicator of hops samples.
  • Note: During the first three weeks of August, total oils will not be available for fresh samples.  Samples that are dried/ pelleted can be analyzed for total oils.

Please send at least 1 ounce of hops