A Bittering hop

Chelan

United States
Chelan

aroma profile: Citrus, Stone Fruit, Fruity

Similar to Galena but with higher alpha acids, Chelan was developed by the John I Haas, Inc. breeding company and released in 1994.

Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include mild floral and citrus characteristics.

Brewing Values

Acid/Oil
Range
Low
High

Alpha Acid

0
20
12-14.5%

Beta Acid

0
15
8.5-9.8%

Total Oil

0
4
1.5-1.9 mL/100g
  • Alpha Acid
    12 - 14.5%
  • Beta Acid
    8.5 - 9.8%
  • Co-humulone
    33 - 35%
  • Total Oil
    1.5 - 1.9 mL/100g
  • Myrcene
    45 - 55% of total oil
  • Caryophyllene
    9 - 12% of total oil
  • Farnesene
    < 1.0% of total oil
  • Humulene
    12 - 15% of total oil
  • Geraniol
    0 - 0% of total oil

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