Simcoe hops hand selected by Bell's Brewery for our beer lineup*, packaged exclusively by Bell's General Store for homebrewers.
Bell's Brewery selects the highest quality hops with the best aromas, oils and flavors for our beers. We have now brought these hops to you with our Bell's Select brand. These are the same hand-selected hops we use to make our own beers in the brewery.
Packaged in vacuumed and nitrogen flushed Mylar packaging to ensure the best aroma and stability.
*Image shown is generic and does not necessarily mean this variety is in the recipe for displayed beers.
Simcoe Varietal Info
Pedigree: Bittering and aroma type cultivar
Brewing Usage: Dual Purpose
Aroma: Very unique, pine-like aroma
Alpha Acids %: 12.0-14.0
Beta Acids %: 4.0-5.0
Co-Humolone: 15-20% of alpha acids
Total Oil: 2.0-2.5 mls/100g
General Trade Perception: Used for aromatic and bittering properties
Possible Substitutions: Summit™, Magnum
Typical Beer Styles: American-style Ales, Pale Ale, IPA, Double IPA
Additional Information: Known as a bittering hop with good aroma characteristics; bred by Yakima Chief Ranches
All our in stock hops are stored cold to ensure the highest freshness possible. Alpha and Beta acid amounts vary between batches and may not be exactly as pictured, however are generally with in the ranges stated above.