V VanBrewski Member Joined Feb 19, 2012 Messages 12 Reaction score 0 Location Vancouver Sep 14, 2012 #1 Sent SWMBO to the LHBS to grab some hops for the brew this weekend and she came home with NZ Cascade. Close enough I suppose. AA% is 8.5 or something. Anyone notice and particular differences between the two? Mark.