Olympic was released in the mid 1980’s genetically derived from Brewers Gold (3/4), Fuggle, East Kent Golding, Bavarian, and the fifth unknown variety. Olympic is grown primarily in Washington State. It has a spicy citrus aroma.
Alpha Acids: 10.6-13.8%
Yield #’s / acre: 1,600 – 2,200
Seasonal Maturity: Mid to late
Growth Rate: Very High
Sidearm Length: 18-36”
Resistant to: Moderately to Downy Mildew
Style Guide: American Lager, American Ale, Pale Ale
Aroma: Citrus, Spicy
Substitutes: Chinook, Galena, Nugget
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