, named for the Cascade Range, is a very successful and well-established American aroma hop
developed by Oregon State University's breeding program in 1956 from Fuggle and Serebrianker (a Russian variety), but not released for cultivation until 1972.
The most popular hop
in North America, Cascade
gives the distinct citrus/grapefruit aroma to Sierra Nevada Pale Ale. Cascade
is well known as one of the "Three Cs" along with Centennial and Columbus.