Citrusy, zesty flavor for moderate bittering & aroma in American ales. Typical alpha is 5.7% to 6.3%. Ahtanum (YCR 1 cv.) is an aroma-type cultivar bred by Select Botanicals Group. It is used for its aromatic properties and moderate bittering. It has unique aromas described as citrus(grapefruit), earthy, and floral. The variety is named after the location where Charles Carpenter established the first hop farm in the Yakima Valley in 1869.
This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 01 January, 2015.