Cascade US BBC Pure Hop Pellet™ 5kg

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Cascade US BBC Pure Hop Pellet™ 5kg

Cascade was developed in the U.S.D.A. breeding program in Oregon and released as a U.S. aroma variety in 1972. It is characterized by a dark green elongated cone which contains low amounts of alpha acids. The aroma is of medium strength and very distinct. The variety has good cone production and is agronomically strong with good crown resistance to downy mildew. The definitive hop for American Pale Ales, IPA's and Black Ales/Black IPA (also known as Cascadian Ale partly due to the use of this variety). Widespread use in British Bitters, ESB's, Pale Ales and very effective in fruity Blonde ales and Barley Wines too.

The BBC Pure Hop Pellet™ is produced using a finer, more uniform grind than standard Type 90 pellets. A sub-zero process – milling and sieving takes place at approx. -35°C (-31 °F) – to prevent hop resins and essential oils from oxidation. The resulting pellets offer a more intense aroma and flavour. 

Alpha w/w 4.5 - 7.0%
Beta w/w 4.8 - 7.0%
Caryophyllene (of total oil) 3 - 6%
Cohumulone 33 - 40%
Farnesene (of total oil) 3 - 7%
Humulene (of total oil) 8 - 13%
Myrcene (of total oil) 45 - 60%
Total Oils mls/100gm 0.7 - 1.4
Aroma
Floral, Citrus, Grapefruit
Crop Years
17 18
Pedigree
English Fuggle and a male originating from Russian variety Serebrianka
Crop Year
Pack Size
Price Per Kg
Total Price
Units Required
2017
5kg
£18.00
£90.00
1
2018
5kg
£16.13
£80.65
1

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