Centennial is an aroma variety hop that was released in 1990. It was derived from three-quarters Brewer’s Gold with minor contributions from Fuggle, East Kent Golding and others. It is among the most popular varieties for U.S. craft brewers for both its aromatic and bittering qualities and is sometimes referred to as a “super Cascade.”

Vital Statistics:

Alpha Acid: 9.5% to 11.5%

Humulene: 10-18%

Possible Substitutions: Amarillo, Cascade

Commercial Examples of Beer that feature Centennial Hops:  Bells Two Hearted Ale, Barrier Brewing Ruckus IPA

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