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. Barleywine English Barleywine

    1.098 OG

    1.033 FG

    53 IBU

    8.5% ABV

    All Grain

  2. Devine Brown American Brown Ale

    1.057 OG

    1.013 FG

    44 IBU

    5.7% ABV

    All Grain

    by Digby
  3. Devine Brown American Brown Ale

    1.057 OG

    1.013 FG

    44 IBU

    5.7% ABV

    All Grain

    by Digby
  4. 80/10/10 ESB Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)

    1.053 OG

    1.012 FG

    48 IBU

    5.4% ABV

    All Grain

    by noahl
  5. Taqwa Community Brew! American IPA

    1.064 OG

    1.019 FG

    48 IBU

    5.9% ABV

    All Grain

  6. Rocket Fuel Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)

    1.081 OG

    1.020 FG

    38 IBU

    8.0% ABV

    All Grain

  7. Hopmatra Brown IPA American Brown Ale

    1.048 OG

    1.014 FG

    78 IBU

    4.4% ABV

    All Grain

  8. Oatmeal Chocolate Stout - Cacao Nibs #2 Oatmeal Stout

    1.053 OG

    1.016 FG

    28 IBU

    4.9% ABV

    Extract

  9. Double Cream Stout Clone Sweet Stout

    1.091 OG

    1.023 FG

    34 IBU

    8.9% ABV

    All Grain

  10. Double Cream Stout Clone Sweet Stout

    1.091 OG

    1.023 FG

    34 IBU

    8.9% ABV

    All Grain

  11. Brownie Batter Sweet Stout

    1.078 OG

    1.023 FG

    40 IBU

    7.2% ABV

    All Grain

    by rossma
  12. Oatmeal Chocolate Stout - Cacao Nibs Oatmeal Stout

    1.053 OG

    1.016 FG

    26 IBU

    4.9% ABV

    Extract