Cascade is an aroma hop that was developed by the U.S.D.A. breeding program in Oregon and released in 1972. It has a medium strength aroma that provides a unique floral/spicy character with well balanced bittering potential. Cascade is the most popular hop with the U.S. craft brewing industry.
Alpha Acids 4.5-7%
Beta Acids 4.8-7.0%
Yield #’s / acre 1,600 – 2,000
Co-Humulone 33 – 40%
Seasonal Maturity: Mid
Growth Rate: Moderate to High
Cone Size: Medium
Cone Density: Compact
Sidearm Length: 20 to 30″
Resistant to: Some to Downy Mildew
Style Guide: Barley wine, American pale ale, Ale, Lager
Aroma: Fruity, Citrus, Floral
Substitutes: Centennial, Amarillo, Columbus, Antanum
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