Mount Hood

$15.00 $13.00

Mount Hood pellets are classed as a noble aroma hop with a flavour punch with a mild spicy and floral aroma.


Mount Hood hops are descendant from the Hallertau family of Hops and is a cross between a colchicine induced tetraploid Hallertau Mittelfrueh and USDA 19058M. The USDA Breeding programmed named Mt Hood Hops variety after the Mt. Hood volcano which is due east of the city of Portland, OR and sits perched above the mighty Hood River.

Makes a good Noble aroma hop and has been noted to impart somewhat of a flavor “punch” when freshly brewed. Flavour footprint is: Mild, Spicy, Floral.  Moderately intense and sweet with suggestions of herbal notes, flowers and green fruit. Can range into pungence with a more pronounced herbal note in some crops.

Uses:  Hefeweizen, Doppelbock, Russian Imperial Stout, Brown Ale, Golden Ale, Pale Ale, Amber Ale, Weizenbock, India Pale Ale, Holiday Lager, Bock, American Wheat, Alt Munich Helles, American Lager, Lagers, Wheats, European Ales

Alpha Acid Composition 4%-8%
Beta Acid Composition 5%-8%
Co-Humulone Composition 21%-23%
Total Oil Composition 1-1.7 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition 30%-40%
Humulene Oil Composition 12%-38%
Caryophyllene Oil 7%-16%

All hop pellets are sold by the pound (lb.) 

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs