In the past decade Simcoe hops have become somewhat of a darling in both craft and home brewing. True dual purpose application lets Simcoe offer a well rounded addition to just about any recipe. Smooth bitterness is met with aromas of earth, citrus, and cannabis. Try it in IPAs, Wheats, Saisons, and Amber Ales.
Alpha Acids: 12.0 – 14.0%
Beta Acids: 4.0 – 5.0%
Alpha-Beta Ratio: 2.4 – 3.5
Cohumulone: (% of alpha acids): 15 – 20%
Total Oils in mls per 100 grams dried: 2.0 – 2.5
Storage(% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 68° F): Good
Similar Hop Varieties: Summit, Magnum, Citra, Mosaic