Northern Brewer is a true dual-purpose hop, containing moderate amounts of alpha acids combined with an acceptable aroma profile. Beer styles utilyzing this hop: ESB, bitter, English pale ale, and porter.
Possible Substitutions: Chinook, Nugget, Northdown
Aroma: evergreen, wood, mint
Alpha Acids: 8 - 10%
Beta Acids: 3.5-5%
Total Oil: 1.6-2.1 ml/100g