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Hop Description

Released as a descendant of Brewer’s Gold via Oregon’s USDA breeding program in 1983, this high-alpha hop is one of the most popular bittering varieties in the U.S. thanks in particular to its strong storage potential and its mellow herbal and earthy aroma.

Aroma Profile

Citrus, Herbal/Earthy, Tropical/Fruit

  • Brewing Values

  • Aromas

Alpha 11.5 - 14 %

Beta 3 - 5 %

Total Oil 2.1 - 3.1 ml/100g

Cohumulone 22 - 30 %

Myrcene 27 - 50 %

Humulene 16 - 22 %

Caryophyline 7 - 11 %

Farnesene <1%

Storage Very good to Excellent

ALPHA

BETA

TOTAL OIL (ml/100g)

Cheesy/Sweaty 0

Pungent/Dank 0

Woody/Tobacco 0

Catty 0

Herbal/Earthy 3

Grassy 0

Onion/Garlic 0

Stone Fruit 0

Spicy 0

Berry 0

Piney/Resinous 3

Tropical/Fruit 0

Floral 2

Citrus 3

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Columbus

Alpha

14.5-16.5%

Beta

4-5%

Total Oil

2-3

(ml/100)

MAIN AROMAS

Citrus, Herbal/Earthy

DESCRIPTION

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Alpha

12-14%

Beta

3-4%

Total Oil

1.7-2.7

(ml/100)

MAIN AROMAS

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DESCRIPTION

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Alpha

14-18%

Beta

3-5.5%

Total Oil

1.6-3.5

(ml/100)

MAIN AROMAS

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DESCRIPTION

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Alpha

4.5-7%

Beta

5-7%

Total Oil

0.7-1.4

(ml/100)

MAIN AROMAS

Floral, Citrus

DESCRIPTION

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Chinook

Alpha

12-14%

Beta

3-4%

Total Oil

1.7-2.7

(ml/100)

MAIN AROMAS

Piney/Resinous, Tropical/Fruit, Citrus

DESCRIPTION

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Alpha

9.5-11.5%

Beta

3.5-4.5%

Total Oil

1.5-2.5

(ml/100)

MAIN AROMAS

Floral, Citrus, Pungent/Dank

DESCRIPTION

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Alpha

4-6%

Beta

5-6.7%

Total Oil

0.8-2.1

(ml/100)

MAIN AROMAS

Woody/Tobacco, Spicy, Floral

DESCRIPTION

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