Saaz Hops

If you are looking for a smooth bittering hop to give your light beers a spicy and earthy tone, then consider using Saaz hops… This hop variety has a low alpha acid content, which makes it a good choice for your more delicate beer styles and it has a good aroma profile… Some of the…

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Perle Hops

If you are looking for a good hop variety with moderate bittering potential and German-like aroma characteristics then consider using Perle hops… The moderate levels of alpha acids make this a good bittering hop. The total oil content is not much, but enough to show a floral and slightly spicy characteristic, which makes this a…

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Nugget Hops

If you are looking for a good dual purpose hop to add an herbal flavor and aroma to your beer then consider using Nugget hops. Nugget hops are moderately high alpha acid hops which can be used for bittering, but the oil content is also high which makes this a good aroma hop as well……

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Northern Brewer Hops

If you are looking for a bittering hop with a clean, medium-strong aroma, then consider using Northern Brewer hops. The moderately high alpha acid content and relatively strong aroma makes this somewhat of a dual purpose hop. Some of the more common beer styles where you’ll see this hop variety being used are English Ales…

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Newport Hops

If you are looking for a high alpha acid bittering hop with a relatively clean mild aroma then consider using Newport hops. This hop variety has a relatively high level of oils, but the aroma is mild so it is viewed mostly as a bittering hop… Because of the high alpha acid content, some of…

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Mt Hood Hops

If you are looking for a mild bittering hop with German aroma characteristics similar to Hallertauer or Hersbrucker hops, then consider using Mt Hood hops… This hop variety has a slightly higher alpha acid content than your German hops and it’s good for bittering, but it has a somewhat pungent aroma so it is usually…

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Millenium Hops

If you are looking for a high alpha acid bittering hop with hints of herbal tones, then consider using Millenium Hops… Although this hop has a relatively high oil content making it a possible choice for aroma hop, the levels of certain important oils like myrcene vary too much and is therefore considered more of…

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Magnum Hops

If you are looking for a hop variety to kick up your bitterness without affecting the flavor or aroma of your beer much, then consider using Magnum hops. The relatively high alpha acid content makes this a good clean bittering hop… although the oil content is relatively high, it has no distinct aroma. This is…

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Liberty Hops

If you are looking for a good aroma hop with a mild and slightly spicy character, then consider using Liberty hops. The low alpha acid content and moderate oil content makes this variety a good aroma hop for your lighter beers. Some of the most popular beer styles that use Liberty hops are Lager, Pilsner,…

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Horizon Hops

If you are looking for a smooth bittering hop with good amounts of floral and spicy aromas then consider using Horizon hops. This moderately high alpha acid hop has very low co-humulone levels which makes this a good smooth bittering hop. The total oil amounts makes this a good aroma hop variety. Some of the…

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