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Hop: Simcoe®

Hops Catalog

Description

Simcoe is a very popular variety due to the profile of the hop and the smooth bitterness it creates. It plays well with other hops. Simcoe was released through Yakima Chief Ranches in 2000.

General Information

Alias YCR 14
Profile Tropical fruit, herbal, and piney.
Country US
Substitutes Magnum, Summit
Purpose Dual: Aroma and Bittering
Yield Medium - High: ~2,700 pounds per acre.
Storage Good.

Acids

Alpha Acid 11.5 - 15.0%
Beta Acid 3.0 - 4.5%
Cohumulone 17.0 - 21.0%

Oils

Total Oil 2.0 - 2.5 ml/100g
Myrcene 40.0 - 50.0%
Humulene 15.0 - 20.0%
Caryophyllene 8.0 - 14.0%
Farnesene < 1.0%

Hops Catalog

Explanations
  • Storage: is based on the percentage of alpha acids remaining after 6 months at 20*F.
  • Oil composition percetages are based on the total percentage of oil in the hop. Example: 10 - 20% means that for the specific oil it is 10 - 20% of the overall oil make up.