Chinook Hop Rhizomes
Chinook Hop Rhizomes are available for pre-order now. The rhizomes are harvested in the spring and are typically available for shipment April thru June. Orders begin shipping as soon as we receive our stock.
Rhizomes are only available for order in the USA. Please check to make sure your State does not have any local restrictions.
Good yielding, high alpha hop, moderate disease resistance, susceptible to spider mite. Grows well in dry climates. Does not grow well in moist climates. Great ornamental hop.
Alpha rating: 13% Description: Very bitter; medium-heavy aroma with a spicy, resiny, grapefruit character. Use: Primarily for bittering, although some brewers appreciate the aroma, even using Chinook as a dry hop.
Use in pale ale, IPA, lagers, steam beer, heavy-bodied dark ales. Substitutes (bittering): Galena, Nugget,
Hops are hardy in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 3 through 8.
Chinook Hop Pellets - 1 Ounce
Chinook is a cross between Petham Golding and a USDA male. A good dual purpose hop.
Aroma: include grapefruit, spice, and pine
Origin - USA
- Alpha Acid 11.5 - 15%
- Beta Acid 3 - 4%
- Co-humulone 27 - 31%
- Total Oil 1 - 2.5 mL/100g
- B-Pinene 0.3 - 0.5% of total oil
- Myrcene 20 - 30% of total oil
- Linalool 0.3 - 0.5% of total oil
- Caryophyllene 9 - 11% of total oil
- Farnesene < 1.0% of total oil
- Humulene 18 - 24% of total oil
- Geraniol 0.7 - 1% of total oil