Additional information

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Characteristics

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Alpha Acid

Beta Acid

Cohumulone

Oil Composition

Myrcene: 30-50%, Humulene: 15-25%, Farnesene: <1%

Total Oil

Flavour Intensity

Summit™

Use in brewing

Bittering hop.

The high alpha content and strong, unique aroma has made it popular for bittering and as a late edition hop.

Substitutions

Columbus

Origin/History

Developed by the American Dwarf Hop Association in 1998 and released in 2003, it originates from a combination of Lexus, Nugget and Zeus.

Agronomics

Matures mid season with a high yield.
It is know to have good resistances with a tolerance to powdery mildew, verticillium wilt and phytophthora root rot. However, it is susceptible to downy mildew.

Storage

Excellent