Alpha acid: 13.5-15.5%
Beta acid: 7-9%
Co-humulone (% of alpha acids): 37-40%
Use: Dual purpose. Various ales.
Pacific Gem is one of few hop types with high alpha content but with a moderate aroma. If used as late kettle addition, or dry hopping, there will be notes of oak and brambles.
Substitute: Pacific Jade, Columbus/Tomahawk/Zeus