Origin: US Grown. The Moxee Valley of Washington is a subgrowing district in the northern part of Yakima Valley and has a slightly cooler climate and is known for outstanding aroma crops. El Dorado® was developed by CLS Farms, LLC in 2008 and released in 2010. CLS Farms is a multi-generational family hop farm.
Usage: Dual purpose hop variety with exceptional aroma qualities and high alpha acids.
Aroma & Flavor Characteristics: El Dorado® consistently elicits responses of fruity notes,
specifically tropical fruit flavors. Other fruit notes offered have been pear, watermelon and
Alpha Acid Range: 14.0 – 16.0%
Beta Acid Range: 7.0 – 8.0%
Co-Humulone as % of alpha: 28 – 31
Total oils mL/100 gr.: 2.5 – 2.8