Tillicum®

Daughter of Galena and sibling to Chelan®, Tillicum® is a proprietary hop trademarked and grown only by J.I. Haas of Toppenish, Washington in the Yakima valley. Developed in the late 1980’s and released in 1995 it is an excellent yielding hop that keeps well and has high average alpha and beta acid content. It’s said to share the stone fruit and citrus characteristics of its other family members.

Also Known As
Characteristics Elements of stone fruit and citrus
Purpose Bittering
Alpha Acid Composition 13.5%-15.5.%
Beta Acid Composition 9.5%-11.5%
Co-Humulone Composition 35%
Country US
Cone Size
Cone Density
Seasonal Maturity Early
Yield Amount 2240-2690 kg/hectare (2000-2400 lbs/acre)
Growth Rate Very high
Resistant to Moderately sisceptible to downy mildew
Susceptible to
Storability Retains 80% alpha acid after 6 months storage at 20ºC (68ºF)
East of Harvest
Total Oil Composition 1.5 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition 40%
Humulene Oil Composition 14%
Caryophyllene Oil 7%
Farnesene Oil None
Substitutes Galena, Chelan
Style Guide

References
http://www.usahops.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=hop_info&pageID=7
http://freshops.com/usda-named-hop-variety-descriptions/#usda_id_Tillicum

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