Developed by Select Botanicals Group, Warrior® Brand YCR 5 was selected for its high alpha content, low co-humulone, good storage stability and tolerance to powdery mildew. It is primarily used in brewing for its mild, clean bittering properties and has good pickability of a medium size cone in the field.
Aroma: Specific aromas descriptors are mild, resinous and subtle pine.
|Alpha Acid||15.5 - 18%|
|Beta Acid||4.4 - 6%|
|Co-humulone||25 - 28%|
|Total Oil||1 - 2.5 mL/100g|
|B-Pinene||0.5 - 0.7% of total oil|
|Myrcene||40 - 50% of total oil|
|Linalool||0.4 - 0.7% of total oil|
|Caryophyllene||11 - 14% of total oil|
|Farnesene||< 1.0% of total oil|
|Humulene||15 - 18% of total oil|
|Geraniol||0.4 - 0.8% of total oil|