Chinook Hop Description
Chinook was developed by the U.S.D.A. breeding program in Washington State and released in 1985 as a high alpha variety. It has a highly acceptable beer aroma profile with smooth bitterness and full flavor.
Country of Origin: US
Alpha Acids 12-14%
Yield #’s / acre 1,700 – 2,100
Seasonal Maturity: Mid to late
Growth Rate: Moderate to High
Cone Size: Medium
Cone Density: Compact
Sidearm Length: 24-40’
Resistant to: Moderately to Downy Mildew
Style Guide: Winter Ale, Pale Ale, Porter, Stout, Lager, Barley Wine, IPA’s
Aroma: Citrus, Spicy, Pine
Substitutes: Galena, Eroica, Nugget, Bullion, Columbus, Northern Brewer, Target
If you’d like more information on our other hop varieties, we have available as hops starter plants select the variety you’re interested in below.
AlphAroma, Bramling, Cascade, Cashmere, Centennial, Chinook, Cluster L8, Columbia, Comet, Crystal, Eroica, Fuggle H, Galena, Glacier, Hallertau m.f, Horizon, Liberty, Magnum, Mt Hood, Mt Rainier, NewPort, Northern Brewer, Nugget, Olympic, Oregon Cluster, Perle, Pocket Talisman, Saaz 72, Sorachi Ace, Sterling, Styrian Golding, Tahoma, Teamaker, Tettnanger, Triple Pearl, UK Serebrianka, Ultra, VanGuard, Willamette, Yakima Gold, Zatecki Cerveni, Zeus