Flavour and Aroma
Target has excellent, intense aromas of sage, citrus and a spicy undertone in flavour.
Sage, citrus, spice.
Sharp and assertive.
Released in 1972 by Wye College in the UK, Target is a cousin of Challenger and has developed to become a widely grown and established English Hop variety. It has a high tolerance to wilt and resistance to strains of powdery mildew but is susceptible to downy mildew.