Provides a distinct citrusy grapefruit flavor and aroma which can be used as both a bittering and an aroma hop. Good for dry hopping as well. The quintessential American hop. Sierra Nevada Pale Ale is a showcase for this hop. Centennial and Columbus have a similar aroma/flavor, but are considerably more bitter.
|Alpha Acids: ||4.5 - 7%|
|Beta Acids: ||4.5 - 7%|
|Co-Humulone: ||33 - 40%|
|Total Oil: ||0.8 - 1.5 mL / 100g|
|Typical Styles: ||All American Ales|
|Characteristics: ||Citrusy - specifically grapefruit, medium intensity spicy, floral|
|Possible Substitutes: ||Ahtanum, Amarillo, Centennial|