This is the most flavoured of all varieties, with passion fruit, red berries and sweet fruits being some of the predominant flavours. It does have some of the same qualities as the noble hops from which it was developed but is a little more earthy and spicy with pronounced grassy notes.
Southern Star hops is a cross between Outeniqua and a South African Male OF2/93. Primarily used for bittering, introducing flavours of soft stone fruits, fresh cut flowers, mint and savory spices. This is perfect for creating an African Pale Ale.
The aroma profile of U1/108 is litchie, mango, guava, citrus, lemongrass, stone fruit, and coconut.
The aroma profile of XJA2/436 is bergamot citrus, lemon, candied papaya, ripe cantaloupe, gooseberries, resin, and tobacco.