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Cascade 500g

Cascade: still a classic. No other hop has done more for craft beer. We require a 1:1 purchase for 500g Citra® or Mosaic® with Cascade or Amarillo®.

Alpha Acid Range %
4.5-7.0
Beta Acid Range %
4.8-7.0
Co-Humulone as % of Alpha
33-40
Total Oil mL/100 g
0.7-1.4

SKU: HCAS500G

Origin: Oregon, USA. The granddaddy of American craft brewing hops, Cascade was bred in 1956 through a USDA program and first released in 1972. Its ancestry includes English Fuggle and Russian Serebrianka. 

Usage: The classic finishing hop for countless craft ales, Cascade’s unmistakable character is right at home in pale ales, blondes, wheats, IPAs, stouts, porters … pretty much any American craft style. Can serve as a soloist in single-hop formulations. 

Aroma & Flavor Characteristics: Famously citrus-like (particularly ruby red grapefruit) with prominent floral tones. Medium intensity. 

Botanical Classification: 
Family: Cannabaceae
Genus: Humulus
Species: Lupulus

Maturity: Middle

Yield: 1400 – 1800 lbs/acre

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