Ingredients Glossary

Hops

HopsBotanical name: Humulus lupulus

Alternative Names
Quercetin
Rutin
Spent hops
Lupuli strobulus
Lupulin

Since the 11th Century, Hops have been used to improve the taste and increase the storage time of beer.

The beneficial parts are the glandular hairs, the fresh or dried flowers and the fresh cones (preferably with few seeds).

Functions:
Hops has been used for relaxation and sleep especially when stressed. Hops has also been used to aid digestion and to increase appetite.

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