Originating from the USDA-ARA breeding program, Cascade is an aroma-type cultivar bred in 1956 and released in 1972. It was developed by open pollination of a Fuggle seedling. Cascade is the most popular variety in craft brewing and is known for having a unique floral, spicy and citrus character with balanced bittering potential.
Region: United States
Alpha: 5.5 - 9%
Beta: 6 - 7.5%
Co-H: 30 - 35% of alpha acids
Total Oil: 0.8 - 2.5 mL/100g
Aroma: Medium intense floral, citrus and grapefruit tones
* Technical data may vary based on lot and region grown