Hops Pellets 100g – Simcoe

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Released to the world in 2000 by Yakima Chief Ranches, American variety Simcoe? has become wildly popular with craft brewers. With a high alpha percentage and low cohumulone, it makes a very nice foundational bittering hop. It is also noted though for its favorable aroma qualities. It has a pleasantly fruity, yet earthy herbal and piney aroma.

Flying Fish used it to create its 10-year anniversary Barley Wine ??? 5 additions of it alongside Magnum. Sierra Nevada also uses it in one of their High Altitude bold beers Hoptimum?. It has been referred to as ???Cascade??on steroids??.

Characteristics Bright citrus flavors with earthy undertones, aromas of grapefruit, pine and herbs
Purpose Bittering & Aroma
Alpha Acid 12%-14%
Origin US
Substitutes Summit, Cascade, Chinook
Styles Double India Pale Ale, India Pale Ale, Pale Ale