Centennial Hop Plant

Centennial Hop Description

Centennial is an aroma variety that was released in 1990. It was derived from three-quarters Brewer’s Gold with minor contributions from Fuggle, East Kent Golding and others. It is among the most popular varieties for U.S. craft brewers and is sometimes referred to as a super Cascade.

Country of Origin: US

Alpha Acids 9.5-11%
Beta: 3.5-4.5%
Yield #’s / acre 1,500 – 1,750

Purpose: Dual

Co-Humulone  28-30%

Seasonal Maturity: Mid

Growth Rate: Moderate

Cone Size: Medium
Cone Density: Compact

Sidearm Length: 12-30”

Resistant to:  Moderately to Downy mildew
Susceptible to: 

Style Guide: Extra Special Bitter, Barley Wine, Imperial Stout, Pale Ale

Aroma: Floral, Citrus

Substitutes: Chinook, Galena, Nugget, Zeus, Columbus, Cascade


If you’d like more information on other hop varieties we have available, select the variety you’re interested in below.

AlphAroma, Bramling, Canadian Redvine,  Cascade,  Cashmere,  Centennial,  Chinook,          Cluster L8 Columbia,  Comet,  Crystal,  Eroica,  Fuggle H,  Galena,  Glacier,  Hallertau m.fHorizon,  Liberty,  Magnum,  Mt Hood,  Mt Rainier,  NewPort,  Northern Brewer,  NuggetOlympic,   Oregon Cluster,  PerlePocket Talisman,  Saaz 72,  Sorachi AceSterling,               Styrian Golding,  Tahoma,  Teamaker,  Tettnanger Triple PearlTriumphUK SerebriankaUltra,  VanGuard,  Willamette,  Yakima Gold,  Zatecki Cerveni,  Zeus