Alpha: 4.8 %
Notes: Also known as Canterbury Hops by some, although others will dispute this fact. East Kent Goldings gracefully defines the English Pale Ales and Ales produced by the region, it is quintessentially English.
Used for: English Ale, Porter, Scottish and Irish Ale, Stout, Strong Ale, ESB, Saison, Barleywine.
Aroma: Floral, aromatic, earthy, slightly sweet spicy flavor
Substitutes: First Gold, Fuggles, other Golding varieties, Progress, Target, and Whitbread Golding
Storage: Good/Fair 965-80% AA after 6 months at 20 C)
4-8% AA / 1.9-2.8% Beta