Hops Profiles

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Hops Variety

Origin

Appropriate Beer Styles

Purpose

Alpha %

Characteristics

Substitutes

Amarillo USA American Pale Ale,
American IPA
Flavor / Aroma 5-11 Citrus, Orange, Sweet Cascade, Centennial, Summit, Ahtanum
Brewers Gold UK
Germany
English Ales,
German Lagers
Aroma / Bittering 6-10 English, Pungent,
Bitter
Comet, Chinook, Eroica, Galena
British Columbia Golding USA
Canada
Ales,
Bitters,
Porters,
Stouts
Aroma 4-6 Sweet, Spicy,
English
East Kent Golding
Bullion UK
USA
Strong Dark,
English Ales
Aroma /
Bittering
5-10 English, Pungent, Bitter Comet, Chinook, Eroica, Galena
Cascade USA American Ales,
Lagers
Aroma /
Bittering
4-7 Floral, Minty, Spicy Centennial
Centennial USA American Ales,
Medium - Dark
Aroma /
Bittering
9-11 English, Floral, Spicy Cascade
Challenger UK Multipurpose Aroma /
Bittering
7-10 Aromatic Undetermined
Chinook USA Porters,
Stouts
Bittering 11-14 Bitter, Noble, Aromatic Galena, Comet, Eroica, Bullion, Brewers Gold
Citra USA IPA Aroma / Flavor 11-13 Citrus, Tropical Fruits, Dank Unknown, some similarity to Simcoe
Cluster USA American Beer Bittering 5-8 Pungent, Catty Any
Columbus USA Ambers, Pales,
Porters, Stouts
Aroma /
Bittering
12-16 Pungent, Clean Undetermined
Comet USA Ales, Lagers Bittering 9-11 Bitter Galena
Crystal USA
Germany
Lagers Aroma 2-5 Clean, Spicy Hallertau
East Kent Golding UK
USA
Canada
Pale Ales, Bitters,
Porters, Stouts
Aroma 4-6 Aromatic, Sweet, Spicy Fuggles
Eroica USA All Beers,
Dark English
Aroma /
Bittering
10-14 Pungent, English, Bitter Bullion, Brewers Gold
Fuggles UK
USA
English Ales,
Dark Ales
Aroma /
Bittering
4-6 Mild, Spicy, English Willamette
Galena USA All Beers,
English Ales
Bittering 11-14 Pungent, Heavy, Bitter Chinook, Eroica, Comet
Green Bullet New Zealand Australian Ales, Lagers Bittering 9-11 Bitter Undetermined
Hallertau
Germany
US
Germany
USA
German, American,
Canadian,
Premium Lagers
Aroma /
Bittering
4-6 Clean, Spicy, Neutral Crystal, Liberty, Perle
Hallertau Hersbrucker Germany German Light Beer Aroma /
Bittering
2-6 Fresh, Delicate, Spicy, Floral Saaz, Hallertau, Tettnanger
Hallertau Mittelfruh USA
Germany
Continental Lagers,
German Ales
Aroma /
Bittering
4-6 Pungent, Assertive, Herbal Hersbrucker
Liberty USA German Lagers Aroma /
Bittering
4-5 Spicy Mt. Hood, Crystal, Hallertau
Lublin Poland Czech Pilsners Aroma 3-5 Spicy, Clean Saaz
Mt. Hood USA European Beers Aroma / Bittering 4-6 Spicy, Clean, Neutral Libery, Crystal, Hallertau
Northern Brewer UK
Germany
German Lagers,
Steam Beers
Aroma / Bittering 7-11 Rich, Aggressive, Distinctive Hallertau, Spalter
Nugget USA All Beers Aroma / Bittering 11-16 Bitter, Aromatic, Herbal, Spicy Any High Alpha
Omega UK All Beers Bittering 9-11 Bitter Any High Alpha
Perle USA
Germany
Premium Lagers Aroma /
Bittering
6-11 Clean, Spicy, Neutral Hallertau, Crystal, Mt. Hood
Pride of Ringwood Australia Australian Lagers Aroma /
Bittering
8-10 Sharp, Spicy Any High Alpha
Progress UK English Beers Aroma 6-7 Aromatic Goldings
Saaz Czech
USA
Pilsners Aroma /
Bittering
3-6 Spicy, Delicate, Clean Lubin, Spalter, Tettnanger, Hallertau
Simcoe USA IPA,
Double IPA, American-style ale
Bittering /
Aroma
12-14 Piney, Woodsy, Clean, Hint of Citrus None, but some similarity to Horizon, Magnum, Northern Brewer
Spalter USA
Germany
Lagers,
Premium Beers
Aroma 4-5 Pungent, Spicy Saaz, Hersbrucker, Hallertau
Sticklebract New
Zealand
Australian Lagers, Ales Bittering 9-10 Bitter Undetermined
Styrian Golding Slovenia Belgian Ales,
Marzen Lagers
Aroma /
Bittering
3-7 Sharp, English Fuggles, Golding
Target UK English Ales,
Lagers
Bittering 9-13 Robust East Kent Golding
Tettnanger Germany Wheats,
Lagers
Aroma 3-5 Spicy, Herbal, Delicate, Floral Saaz, Spalter, Hersbrucker
Whitbread Goldings UK English Ales Aroma 5-7 Mild, Spicy Fuggles
Willamette USA American & English Ales Aroma / Bittering 4-6 Mild, Spicy, English Fuggles
Yeoman UK English Ales,
Continental Lagers
Bittering 9-14 Robust Target
Zenith UK English Ales,
Continental Lagers
Bittering 9-10 Bitter, English Undetermined