Similar in character to Hersbrucker, Strisselspalt exhibits flavors and aromas of citrus, cassis, grapefruit, lemon grass and eucalyptus. Quite spicy, herbal, floral, and with notes of fruit, the varietal is recommended for French farmhouse styles such as, saison and biere de garde, but proves suitable for pilsner, lager, wheat and Belgian ales.
Typical A.A: 2 – 3%
Possible Substitutions: Crystal, Liberty, Mt. Hood, Hersbrucker