Comet is a hop variety with relatively high alpha acids content and provides a "wild American" aroma. Released as high alpha hop primarily for production in Washington and Idaho, Comet is now mostly grown in the Hallertau. In beer it can offer a flavour profile that includes mandarin, elderberry, geranium, lemongrass and resin.
|Alpha w/w||9.4 - 12.4%|
|Beta w/w||3.0 - 6.1%|
|Myrcene (of total oil)||40 - 65%|
|Total Oils mls/100gm||1.4 - 3.3|