Hop Flavors

HOP NAME ALPHA ACID % BETA ACID % COHUMULONE TOTAL OIL FLAVOR DESCRIPTION
Australian Helga 4.9 – 7.3% 5.0 – 7.0% 20 – 23% 0.6 – 1.0 mL / 100g Very mild and pleasant with delicate floral and herbal tones
Bravo 14.0 – 17.0% 3.0 – 5.0% 29 – 34% 1.6 – 2.4 mL / 100g Pleasant fruity and floral aroma characteristics
Brewer’s Gold 8.0 – 10.0% 3.5 – 4.5% 40 – 48% 2.0 – 2.4 mL / 100g Spicy, fruity characteristics, black currant
Bullion 6.7 – 12.9% 3.7 – 9.1% ~39% 1.1 – 2.7 mL / 100g Strong and zesty blackcurrant characteristics
Eroica 7.3 – 14.9% 3.0 – 5.3% ~40% ~0.9 mL / 100g Forward fruit flavors
Falconer’s Flight® 7C’s 9.0 – 10.5% 4.7 – 5.1% % ~1.72 mL / 100g Strong fruit and citrus characteristics, with layers of spicy and earthy overtones
German Brewer’s Gold 5.0 – 9.0% 2.5 – 3.5% 40 – 48% 1.8 – 2.2 mL / 100g Black currant, fruit and spice characteristics
German Hallertau Blanc 9.0 – 12.0% 4.5 – 5.5% 22 – 26% 1.2 – 1.5 mL / 100g Floral and fruity with passion fruit, grapefruit, pineapple, grape and lemongrass overtones
German Opal 5.0 – 8.0% 3.5 – 5.5% 13.0 – 17.0% 0.8 – 1.3 mL / 100g Even dispersal of all aroma characteristics – fruity, floral, herbal and hoppy tones all appear
German Smaragd (Emerald) 4.0 – 6.0% 3.5 – 5.5% 13 – 18% 0.7 – 1.7 mL / 100g Predominantly fruity with strong floral and hop tones
New Zealand Nelson Sauvin 12.0 – 13.0% 6.0 – 8.0% ~24% ~1.1 mL / 100g Distinct cool climate and white wine “fruitiness” with fresh crushed gooseberry and grape infused flavors
Australian Galaxy 11.0 – 16.0% 5.0 – 6.9% 32 – 42% 3.0 – 5.0 mL / 100g Distinct citrus, peach and passion fruit flavors
Citra® 11.0 – 13.0% 3.5 – 4.5% 22 – 24% 2.2 – 2.8 mL / 100g Strong citrus and tropical tones of grapefruit, melon, lime, gooseberry, passion fruit and lychee
Columbia 6.8 – 11.5% 2.9 – 5.6% ~40% 0.5 – 1.6 mL / 100g Subtle earth and mild fruit tones
French Triskel 8.0 – 9.0% 4.0 – 4.7% 20 – 23% 1.5 – 2.0 mL / 100g Strong floral, fruit and citrus characteristics
Fuggle 4.0 – 5.5% 1.5 – 2.0% 25 – 32% 0.7 – 1.2 mL / 100g Mild wood and fruit characteristics
German Hull Melon 6.9 – 7.5% 7.3 – 7.9% 25 – 30% ~0.8 mL / 100g Distinct fruit characteristics including honeydew melon and strawberry flavors
German Magnum 11.0 – 16.0% 5.0 – 7.0% 21 – 29% 1.6 – 2.6 mL / 100g A delicate aroma with inclinations towards floral and fruit flavorings and a prevalent hoppy tang
German Mandarina Bavaria 7.0 – 10.0% 5.0 – 6.5% 31 – 35% ~2.2 mL / 100g Distinct tangerine and citrus flavors
German Perle 6.0 – 10.0% 2.5 – 5.0% 28 – 32% 0.8 – 1.3 mL / 100g Delicate floral, fruit, spice and mint tones
German Saphir 2.0 – 4.5% 4.0 – 7.0% 12 – 17% 0.8 – 1.4 mL / 100g Distinct spicy, fruit and citrus (tangerine) tones
German Select 3.0 – 6.5% 2.5 – 5.0% 21 – 27% 0.6 – 0.9 mL / 100g Floral and fruit characteristics
UK Bramling Cross 6.0 – 8.0% 2.3 – 3.5% 34% 0.7 – 1.2 mL / 100g Strong spice, blackcurrant, loganberry and lemon characteristics
Australian Super Pride 12.5 – 16.3% 6.0 – 8.0% 26 – 29% 3.4 – 4.0 mL / 100g Mild and pleasant subtle resin and fruit tones
Cascade 4.5 – 7.0% 4.5 – 7.0% 33 – 40% 0.8 – 1.5 mL / 100g Medium intense floral, citrus and grapefruit tones
Czech Premiant 7.0 – 11.0% 3.5 -6.0% 18 – 23% 0.9 – 1.3 mL / 100g Pleasant, mild aroma
Exp – HBC 291 11.2 – 13.1% 5.1 – 6.1% 19.8 – 23.8% 2.3 mL / 100g Typically described as peppery, floral and fruity
Exp – HBC 342 % % % mL / 100g Mild citrus, tropical fruit and melon notes
German Hersbruker 2.0 – 5.0% 2.5 – 6.0% 18 – 25% 0.7 – 1.3 mL / 100g Mild, herbal and floral characteristics, with fruity overtones
German Spalt 2.5 – 5.5% 3.0 – 5.0% 22 – 29% 0.5 – 0.9 mL / 100g Mild and herbal, with spicy, floral and fruit tones
New Zealand Motueka 6.5 – 8.5% 5.0 – 5.5% ~29% ~0.8 mL / 100g Lively lemon and lime tones with background hints of tropical fruit
Styrian Savinjski Golding 2.8 – 5.5% 2.0 – 3.0% 25 – 30% 0.3 – 1.0 mL / 100g Very mild, noble hop flavor
UK Pilgrim 9.0 – 13.0% 4.0 – 5.0% ~35% 1.0 – 1.8 mL / 100g Distinct fruit and spice characteristics with pleasant lemon, grapefruit, pear and berry flavors