Will add 11%-14% alpha acid content to your hops schedule.
It is a dual purpose alpha variety, and is good for the beginning of the boil, or mid-additions.
Chinook is popular in American style Pale Ale and India Pale ale craft beers.
Some piney and herbal notes will be evident in a fresh batch.
In Michigan Chinook is getting very positive reviews.
Pedigree: Cross between Petham Golding and a high alpha USDA male
Brewing Usage: Dual Purpose
Aroma: Distinct, medium intensity spice and pine characteristics with subtle notes of grapefruit
Typical Beer Styles: American-style Pale Ales
Additional Information: Increasingly popular among craft brewers; released in 1985.
Storage Stability: 65 - 70% of alpha remaining after 6 months
All Michigan hops are grown and processed in Michigan from Michigan Hop Alliance.