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.
Alpha Acids: 9.5-11%
Yield #’s / acre: 1,500 – 1,750
Seasonal Maturity: Mid
Growth Rate: Moderate
Cone Size: Medium
Cone Density: Compact
Sidearm Length: 12-30”
Resistant to: Moderately to Downy mildew
Style Guide: Extra Special Bitter, Barley Wine, Imperial Stout, Pale Ale
Aroma: Floral, Citrus
Substitutes: Chinook, Galena, Nugget, Zeus, Columbus, Cascade
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