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Cascade Hops

Cascade is an aroma/flavoring hop and was released in 1972.  Cascade has a unique, floral, spicy, and citrus character with balanced bittering potential.  It is the most popular hop for craft brewing and is great for dry hopping.  Cascade lends itself to many beer styles, including:

  • Amber Ale

  • American Hefeweizen

  • American Pale Ale

  • Barley Wine

  • Blonde Ale

  • Golden Ale

  • India Pale Ale

  • Pale Ale

  • Porter

  • Red Ale

  • Strong Ale

  • Witbier

Cascade (U.S.) Hops Acid Composition

Alpha Acid: 5.5-9%

Beta Acid: 6-7.5%

Cohumulone: 33-40%


Cascade (U.S.) Hops Oil Composition

B-Pinene: 0.5-0.8%

Myrcene: 45-60%

Linalool: 0.3-0.6%

Humulene: 14-20%

Caryophyllene: 5-9%

Farnesene: 6-9%

Geraniol: 0.2-0.4%

Total Oil: 0.8-2.5 mL/100g

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