Mt. Hood

Aroma hop variety with similarities to the German Hallertau and Hersbrucker varieties.


Released in the US in 1989

Pedigree: Triploid seedling of Gr. Hallertauer Mittelfrüh, half sister to Ultra, Liberty and Crystal
Aroma: Mild, somewhat pungent
Aroma profile: Herbal, Spicy
Typical beer styles: Lager, Pilsner, Bock, Alt, Munich Helles, Wheat

Brewing values
Brewing Usage Aroma
Alpha Acid 4 - 8%
Beta Acid 5 - 7.5%
Co-humulone 22 - 27%
Total Oil 1 - 1.3 mL/100g

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