Hop Products Australia have recently announced a new hop, Eclipse® was created by the HPA breeding program in 2004 and fully commercialised only this year. It’s bred from high alpha Australian and North American hops and imparts a fruit-forward flavour of sweet mandarin
with notes of citrus peel and fresh pine needles.

With Alpha Acid between 15.7 and 18,7% it can be used in large doses to make a high impact hazy NEIPA, equaly pared right back to make lighter well-balanced styles.

Image from HPA – https://www.hops.com.au/eclipse/

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