Chinook Pellet Hops

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Created by the U.S.D.A, Chinook was released in 1985. Chinook is categorized as a high alpha variety with an aroma of spicy, piney and a distinct grapefruit. This alluring aroma and a high bittering value has gained this hop full respect from craft & major brewers. The variety has a good resistance to disease but it susceptible to powdery mildew.

Pedigree: Cross between Petham Golding and a high alpha USDA male

Brewing Usage: Dual Purpose

Aroma: Medium intensity, spicy, piney and distinct with subtle tones of grapefruit

Alpha Acids %: 12.0-14.0

Beta Acids %: 3.0-4.0

Co-Humolone:29-34% of Alpha Acids

Total Oil: 1.5-2.5 mls/100g

General Trade Perception: A high alpha hop with an acceptable aroma profile

Possible Substitutions: Nugget, Columbus, Northern Brewer

Typical Beer Styles: US-Style Pale Ale, IPA, Stout, Porter, Lager

*All hops in stock are stored in a cold environment to ensure the highest freshness possible. Alpha and Beta acid amounts vary between batches and may not be exactly as pictured, however are generally with in the ranges stated above.