Centennial Leaf Hops (US) – 1 oz

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Centennial Leaf Hops (US) – 1 oz

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Centennial Leaf Hops have specific aroma descriptors that include lemon and floral.  Bred in 1974 and released by Washington State University in 1990, Centennial is an aroma type cultivar that has found favor as one of the most popular varieties for craft brewers.

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Centennial Leaf Hops (US) – 1 oz

Centennial Leaf Hops have specific aroma descriptors that include lemon and floral.  Bred in 1974 and released by Washington State University in 1990, Centennial is an aroma type cultivar that has found favor as one of the most popular varieties for craft brewers.  It is often referred to as a super-Cascade (containing nearly double the alpha content) and can be used for bittering purposes. It is a diploid cross between Brewer’s Gold and a USDA male. Characteristics:

  • Alpha Acid:  7 – 12%
  • Beta Acid:  3.5 – 5.5%
  • Co-humulone:  23 – 27%
  • Total Oil:  1 – 3 mL/100g
  • B-Pinene:  0.8 – 1% of total oil
  • Myrcene:  55 – 65% of total oil
  • Linalool:  0.6 – 0.9% of total oil
  • Caryophyllene:  5 – 7% of total oil
  • Farnesene:  < 1.0% of total oil
  • Humulene:  10 – 20% of total oil
  • Geraniol:  1.2 – 1.8% of total oil