An interesting bittering hop which is making a comeback. Comet has a blend of both grassy "Wild" aromas, and a zesty grapefruit character. While generally used for bittering, the flavor and aroma of this hop definitely justify experimenting with late additions.
Alpha Acids: 8 - 10.5%
Beta Acids: 4 - 5%
Alpha-Beta Ratio: 1.6 - 2.63
Cohumulone: (% of alpha acids): 34-37%
Total Oils in mls per 100 grams dried: 1.2 - 2
Storage(% alpha acids remaining after 6 months storage at 68° F): Unknown
Similar Hop Varieties: Galena, Summit