Alpha acid: 2-6%
Beta acid: 5-7%
Co-humulone (% of alpha acids): 23-26%
Use: Dual purpose. Czech Pilsner, German Lager, Belgian Ale.
Saaz is also grown in NZ under the name of Mouteka, but the NZ type has completely different characteristics. Herbal, green and spicy aroma.
Substitute: Sladek, Lublin, Sterling, Vanguard