Ahtanham (USA) Hops Pellets

Ahtanum is similar to cascade but has tangerine overtones.


Pedigree Open pollination

Maturity Medium-late

Yield 1990 - 2190 kg./ha. or 1775 - 1950 lb./ac.

Growth Habit Good

Disease/Pest Susceptibility Tolerant to downy mildew and Peronospora

Pickability/Drying/Baling Good

Cone-Structure Small, compact cone

Lupulin Fairly yellow, similar to Cascade hop

Aroma Floral

Alpha Acid 5.7 - 6.3% w/w

Beta Acid 5 - 6.5% w/w

Cohumulone 30 - 35% of alpha acids

Storageability Fair to good

Total Oil 0.8 - 1.2 mls/100 grams

Myrcene 50 - 55% of whole oil

Humulene 16 - 20% of whole oil

Carophyllene 9 - 12% of whole oil

Farnesene <1% of whole oil

General Trade Perception Ahtanum is used for its aromatic properties and moderate bittering.

Possible Substitutions Cascade hop, Amarillo hop.

Typical Beer Styles Lager, American Ales

Additional Information Ahtanum is similar to the Cascade hop.

Typical Hop Use Ahtanum is a Dual purpose hop