Aurora has an intense and pleasant hoppy aroma. It contains 7 – 13 % of Alpha-acid (22 – 26 % of Cohumulone). The ratio between Alpha and Beta acid is about 2.7. The essential oil content varies from 0.9 to 1.6 % of dry hops. The ratio between Alpha-Humulene and Beta-Caryophyllene in the essential oil is about 3.2.