Hop Name: Cluster

Common Usage: Both

Hop Characteristics
Alpha Range:5.5 - 8.5%
Beta Range:5.5 - 8.5%
Cohumulone Range:36.0 - 42.0%
Humulene Range:15.0 - 18.0%
Myrcene Range:45.0 - 55.0%
Farnesene Range:0.0 - 1.0%
Caryophyllene Range:6.0 - 7%
Total Oil Range:0.4 - 0.8 mL/100g
Cluster (US) is thought to be the oldest and most robust hop in the U.S., nearly the perfect hop. With a balanced aroma and bittering profile and outstanding storage stability, it has long been the choice of large U.S. Breweries. It is thought to have originated in Canada but actually was found growing near Grant’s Pass, Oregon. It is considered to have a clean, neutral and slightly floral flavor.

Commonly used in:
Origin: US
Storage: ~84% alpha remaining after 6 months
Strong floral and spicy characteristics

Possible Substitutions:
Eroica  Galena  Nugget  Aquila  Banner  Sunbeam