Challenger (UK)

Stats

  • Country United Kingdom
  • Alpha 6.5% —8.5%

Description

English hop. Introduced in 1972. Very popular dual-purpose hop in English ales. Used in many traditional English Bitters. When used for bittering, Challenger can impart a pleasant and complex marmalade/toffee/citrus flavour, which enhances strong ales. Substitutes: East Kent Goldings, Phoenix, Styrian Goldings, British Columbian Goldings.

Substitutes

Recipes Browse Challenger (UK) Recipes

  1. Bitter Wife Special/Best/Premium Bitter

    1.042 OG

    1.013 FG

    30 IBU

    3.8% ABV

    All Grain

  2. Xocoveza Clone Sweet Stout

    1.080 OG

    1.019 FG

    23 IBU

    8.0% ABV

    All Grain

    by Quiqueg
  3. Challenger IPA English IPA

    1.053 OG

    1.017 FG

    46 IBU

    4.7% ABV

    All Grain

  4. Challenger IPA English IPA

    1.053 OG

    1.017 FG

    46 IBU

    4.7% ABV

    All Grain

  5. Challenger IPA English IPA

    1.053 OG

    1.017 FG

    46 IBU

    4.7% ABV

    All Grain

  6. Challenger IPA English IPA

    1.053 OG

    1.017 FG

    46 IBU

    4.7% ABV

    All Grain

  7. Challenger IPA English IPA

    1.053 OG

    1.017 FG

    46 IBU

    4.7% ABV

    All Grain

  8. Challenger IPA English IPA

    1.053 OG

    1.017 FG

    46 IBU

    4.7% ABV

    All Grain

  9. RJ Irish Red Ale

    1.075 OG

    1.019 FG

    36 IBU

    7.4% ABV

    All Grain

  10. RJ Irish Red Ale

    1.075 OG

    1.019 FG

    36 IBU

    7.4% ABV

    All Grain

  11. hoppy english wine English Barleywine

    1.109 OG

    1.027 FG

    64 IBU

    10.7% ABV

    All Grain

    by 11hp
  12. hoppy english wine English Barleywine

    1.109 OG

    1.027 FG

    64 IBU

    10.7% ABV

    All Grain

    by 11hp