- Dual Purpose
- United States
Citra hops are developed by the Hop Breeding Company from crossing Hallertauer Mittelfrüh and a father derived from U.S. Tettnang. They were first released in 2008 and are typically used as a dual-purpose hop, meaning they can be used for both bittering and aroma in beer production.
Citra hops owe their name to the distinct, fruit-forward citrus characteristics they bring …