Simcoe® Cryo Hops®Regular price $499.95
Released to the world in 2000 by Yakima Chief Ranches, American variety Simcoe® has become wildly popular with craft brewers. With a high alpha percentage and low cohumulone, it makes a very nice foundational bittering hop. It is also noted though for its favourable aroma qualities. It has a pleasantly fruity, yet earthy herbal and piney aroma.
Flying Fish used it to create its 10-year anniversary Barley Wine 5 additions of it alongside Magnum. Sierra Nevada also uses it in one of their High Altitude bold beers Hoptimum It has been referred to as Cascade on steroids.
Flavours: Passion Fruit, grapefruit, berry, bubble gum, pine
Alpha Acid: 21% - 28%
Beta Acid: 6% - 9%
Total Oils: 2.0- 5.0ml/100g