is a bittering/aroma type cultivar, bred in 1980 at Huell, the German Hop Research Institut, from the American variety Galena and the German male 75/5/3. It is grown in Slovenia for last 12 years. The yields are good and stable. It has extremely big and heavy cones.
Despite its predominant use as an early boil addition,Magnum has a fine, if understated, character, showing restrained and mild fresh flower and fruit aromatics when used late in the boil.
The analytical values are typical for the variety at the time of harvest, but may vary according to crop year, growing region, grower and degree of ageing. *The alpha content is determined by means of spectrophotometric analyses.