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Characteristics

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Alpha Acid

Beta Acid

Cohumulone

Oil Composition

Myrcene: 40-55%, Humulene: 1-2%, Farnesene: <1%

Total Oil

Flavour Intensity

Comet

Use in brewing

Dual purpose hop.
Strong bittering with grassy, citrus, grapefruit aromas.

Substitutions

Summit™, Galena

Origin/History

Cross between English Sunshine and a native American wild hop. It was released by the USDA in 1974.

Agronomics

Late maturity. Susceptible to downy mildew, but resistant to verticillium wilt.

Storage

Good