It's "wild American" aroma characteristic comes from Comet's parentage cross of English Sunshine and a native American hop. That and its solid grapefruit and citrus aroma has created a new interest in this cultivar as a dual purpose hop for craft brewers, some calling it "Citra's little sister".
Used in American-style lagers or as a dry hop in ales and IPA's.
Resistant to verticillium wilt but can be susceptible to downy mildew.
Alpha Acid 8 - 10.5%
Beta Acid 4 - 5%
Co-humulone 34 - 37%
Myrcene 40 - 55% of total oil
Humulene 1 - 2% of total oil