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|