Brand YCR 14
Developed by Select Botanicals Group and released in 2000, Simcoe® Brand YCR 14 is known for its brewing versatility and unique aroma characteristics. It contains high alpha and low-cohumlone which has found favor in the craft and home brewing industries for dual purpose applications. Simcoe® is moderately tolerant to powdery mildew and has good pickability of a medium size cone.
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Aroma: Specific aroma descriptors include passion fruit, pine, berry and earth characteristics.
Alpha Acid11.5 - 15%
Beta Acid3 - 4.5%
Co-humulone17 - 21%
Total Oil0.8 - 3.2 mL/100g
B-Pinene0.5 - 1% of total oil
Myrcene40 - 50% of total oil
Linalool0.5 - 0.9% of total oil
Caryophyllene8 - 14% of total oil
Farnesene< 1.0% of total oil
Humulene15 - 20% of total oil
Geraniol0.8 - 0.8% of total oil
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