Calypso, with its versatile, evolving character and markedly smooth bittering makes for incredible beer across a range of styles. Fruity notes add crisp flavor to Pale Ales and IPAs, yet an overall complex profile adds depth to Stouts, British Bitters and especially Barleywines.
High in alpha acids and brimming with a flavor-aroma combination all its own, Calypso is a beguiling dual-purpose hop that begs for experimentation.
Alpha acid: 12.0 - 14.0%
Cohumulone: 40 – 42%
Beta acids: 5.0 – 6.0%
Total Oil: 1.6 – 2.5 mL/ 100g
Myrcene: 30 – 45%
Humulene: 20 – 35%
Humulene / Caryophyllene: 9.0 - 15%