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. Tobacco stout Specialty Beer

    1.062 OG

    1.017 FG

    28 IBU

    6.0% ABV

    All Grain

  2. Tobacco stout Specialty Beer

    1.062 OG

    1.017 FG

    28 IBU

    6.0% ABV

    All Grain

  3. 15 meter English IPA English IPA

    1.061 OG

    1.009 FG

    53 IBU

    6.8% ABV

    All Grain

  4. Tumbler Brown American Brown Ale

    1.050 OG

    1.012 FG

    26 IBU

    4.9% ABV

    All Grain

  5. Steam Beer II California Common Beer

    1.055 OG

    1.017 FG

    31 IBU

    4.9% ABV

    All Grain

    by Sean
  6. Steam Beer II California Common Beer

    1.055 OG

    1.017 FG

    31 IBU

    4.9% ABV

    All Grain

    by Sean
  7. Oatmeal Stout Oatmeal Stout

    1.068 OG

    1.020 FG

    35 IBU

    6.2% ABV

    All Grain

  8. Coffee stout American Stout

    1.051 OG

    1.013 FG

    35 IBU

    5.0% ABV

    All Grain

  9. Belgian Harvest Pale Ale Belgian Pale Ale

    1.056 OG

    1.011 FG

    36 IBU

    5.9% ABV

    Partial Mash

  10. Blonde Belgian Blond Ale

    1.060 OG

    1.018 FG

    35 IBU

    5.5% ABV

    All Grain

    by MD
  11. ESB BIAB 2 Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)

    1.050 OG

    1.014 FG

    34 IBU

    4.7% ABV

    All Grain

  12. Working title Christmas/Winter Specialty Spiced Beer

    1.079 OG

    1.021 FG

    33 IBU

    7.6% ABV

    Partial Mash

    by Mike1