SIMCOE® HOP PROFILE
Simcoe®, previously named YCR 14, was released in 2000.
It has since become one of the most popular hops for both the craft beer and homebrewing industries.
At 12%-14% Alpha Acid, Simcoe has great bittering qualities,
but also packs a complex aroma of stone fruit, pine, and citrus zest.
It truly is a dual purpose hop that is capable of standing on its own in single-hopped beers in a wide range of styles.
Aroma: passionfruit, pine resin, apricot, and fruity aroma and flavor.
Alpha Acid: 12-14%
Typical Usage: Dual purpose
Beer Styles: IPA, Double IPA, American-style ale.