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. Coolroe Red Irish Red Ale

    1.055 OG

    1.015 FG

    26 IBU

    5.3% ABV

    All Grain

    by GregR
  2. Donut Stout Sweet Stout

    1.075 OG

    1.022 FG

    22 IBU

    6.8% ABV

    All Grain

  3. Donut Stout Sweet Stout

    1.075 OG

    1.022 FG

    22 IBU

    6.8% ABV

    All Grain

  4. Donut Stout Sweet Stout

    1.075 OG

    1.022 FG

    22 IBU

    6.8% ABV

    All Grain

  5. Donut Stout Sweet Stout

    1.075 OG

    1.022 FG

    22 IBU

    6.8% ABV

    All Grain

  6. Donut Stout Sweet Stout

    1.075 OG

    1.022 FG

    22 IBU

    6.8% ABV

    All Grain

  7. Honey Chai III Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer

    1.071 OG

    1.016 FG

    23 IBU

    7.2% ABV

    Extract

  8. Olde Fat Guy - August 2013 Old Ale

    1.091 OG

    1.023 FG

    49 IBU

    8.9% ABV

    All Grain

  9. Olde Fat Guy - August 2013 Old Ale

    1.091 OG

    1.023 FG

    49 IBU

    8.9% ABV

    All Grain

  10. Hopshed ESB Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)

    1.055 OG

    1.017 FG

    32 IBU

    5.0% ABV

    All Grain

    by Hopshed
  11. Hopshed ESB Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)

    1.055 OG

    1.017 FG

    32 IBU

    5.0% ABV

    All Grain

    by Hopshed
  12. amber2 American Amber Ale

    1.060 OG

    1.018 FG

    33 IBU

    5.5% ABV

    All Grain