Additional information

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Characteristics

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Cohumulone

Alpha Acid

Beta Acid

Oil Composition

Myrcene: 50-55%, Humulene: 16-20%, Farnesene: 0-1%

Total Oil

Flavour Intensity

Ahtanum®

Use in brewing

Aroma Hop.
Used for its aromatic properties and moderate bittering. A very distinctive hop from the USA.

Origin/History

Ahtanum® is an aroma-type cultivar bred by Yakima Chief Ranches. Its name is derived from the area near Yakima where the first hop farm was established in 1869 by Charles Carpenter.

Agronomics

Ahtanum® is tolerant to downy mildew, with good pickability of a small compact cone. Maturity:Medium-late Yield: 2050-2250 kg per ha. (1775-1950 lbs per acre.)

Storage

Fair to good.