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Chelan CHE

United States

Chelan is a high alpha acids variety with a very high percentage of beta acids. The variety was developed through the John I. Haas, Inc., breeding program and released in 1994. It is a daughter of Galena with an excellent storage stability.

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Typical Aroma Profile

 

Chelan offers flavor of the aromas of strawberry, cassis and blueberry. Those are in delicate harmony with essences of toffee and chocolate. Quince and apple reinforce the variety’s freshfruity flavour spectrum.

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CULTIVATION AREA
United States
ALPHA-ACIDS*
12 - 14.5 %
BETA-ACIDS
8.5 - 9.8 %
TOTAL OIL
1.5 - 1.9 ml/100g
MYRCENE
45 - 55 %
CARYOPHYLLENE (% OF TOTAL OIL)
9 - 12 %
FARNESEN (% OF TOTAL OIL)
up to 1 %

*Alpha acids are determined by conductometric titration (EBC 7.4) in Europe, by spectrophotometry (ASBC Hops-6) in the USA. Oil composition is determined by gas chromatography (ASBC Hops-17, EBC 7.12).

All values represent the medium range of the last 4 years. Be aware that specifically the alpha and oil values can vary in a broad range depending on the relevant crop year.

Ancestry

Daughter of Galena

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