Hop Plant Variety: Glacier

Glacier is a dual-purpose hop with well balanced bittering properties and a pleasant aroma profile. It was released in 2000 from the Washington State University breeding pro-gram. It is commonly used in beer styles such as Pale Ale, ESB, Bitter, English-Style Pale Ale, Porter, and Stout.


Alpha Acids: 5%

Beta: 8.2%

Yield #’s / acre: 2,400 – 2,600

Purpose: Dual

Co-Humulone:  11-16%

Seasonal Maturity: Mid

Growth Rate: Moderate

Sidearm Length:

Cone Size: Medium

Cone Density:

Resistant to:

Susceptible to: Downy and Powdery Mildew

Style Guide:  Ales, ESB, Bitters, Porters, Stouts, IPA’s

Aroma: Fruity, Cedar, Earthy, Citrus, Herbal

Substitutes: Willamette, Fuggle, Tettnanger, Golding


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