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Admiral (UK)


Very good high alpha hop

Aroma: Pleasant, hoppy
Aroma profile: Citrus, Herbal
Typical beer styles: Ales

Bittering Challenger (UK), Northdown (UK), Target (UK)
Ahtanum


Used for its aromatic properties and moderate bittering

Aroma: Floral, citrus
Aroma profile: Citrus, Earthy, Floral
Typical beer styles: American Ales, Pale Ale, IPA, Lager

Aroma Amarillo, Cascade
Amarillo


Viewed as a Cascade type

Aroma: Floral, tropical and citrus tones
Aroma profile: Floral, Citrus
Typical beer styles: American Ales, IPA, Belgian-style IPA, Double IPA

Aroma Cascade, Centennial, Simcoe
Apollo


Used toward the end of the boil it can contribute flavors and aromas of citrus, grapefruit, orange, pine, resin, and cannabis.

Aroma: Citrus notes, orange and spicy
Aroma profile: Citrus, Grapefruit, Orange
Typical beer styles: American Ales

Bittering Bravo, Columbus, Magnum (US), Millennium, Nugget, Warrior
Aurora (SI)


Very suitable for extraction and for combination with other varieties in the brewing process

Aroma: Intense, pleasant and hoppy
Aroma profile: Floral, Pine
Typical beer styles: All ales and some lagers

Aroma Bobek (SI), Golding (SI)
Azacca


Excellent aromatic qualities make Azacca™ a go-to hop for late and dry hop additions in a variety of styles

Aroma: Intense and tropical. Sustained impressions of citrus and very ripe mango, with notes of orchard fruit (pears, apples) and pine needles throughout.
Aroma profile: Tropical Fruit, Citrus, Pine, Grapefruit
Typical beer styles: IPA

Dual Purpose Centennial
Bobek (SI)


Similar to Fuggle type

Aroma: Intense and pleasant hop aroma
Aroma profile: Floral, Pine
Typical beer styles: English Style Ales, ESB, Lager, Pilsner & Belgian-style Ales

Aroma Fuggle (UK), Fuggle (US), Golding (SI), Willamette
Bramling Cross (UK)


Often used to produce specialty craft beers

Aroma: Strong spice and blackcurrant tones
Aroma profile: Spicy, Fruity
Typical beer styles: All styles

Aroma East Kent Golding (UK), Progress (UK)
Bravo


The higher Co-Ho levels mean a not completely smooth bittering, but not as harsh as Chinook. (it's bittering properties are similar to Simcoe) A.dpuf

Aroma: Floral, fruity
Aroma profile: Floral, Fruity
Typical beer styles: American Style Pale Ales, or India Pale Ales

Bittering
Brewer's Gold (DE)


Mainly used as a bittering hop

Aroma: Black currant, fruity, spicy
Aroma profile: Spicy, Fruity
Typical beer styles: Ales, German Lagers, Lambic, Saison, Bier de Garde

Bittering Brewer's Gold (US), Galena, Northdown (UK), Northern Brewer (US)
Brewer's Gold (US)


Mainly used as a bittering hop

Aroma: Blackcurrant, fruity, spicy
Aroma profile: Spicy, Fruity
Typical beer styles: Ale, Pilsner, Lambic, Biere de Garde, Saison

Bittering Chinook, Galena, Nugget
Bullion


Bullion Hops, as you would guess, is a wonderful bittering hops.

Aroma: Spicy, fruity, strong zesty aroma
Aroma profile: Spicy, Fruity
Typical beer styles: Stouts, Porter, and Scotch ales, but is also used in Bitters, and IPA's

Bittering Brewer's Gold (US), Chinook, Columbus, Galena, Northern Brewer (DE), Pacific Gem (NZ)
Calypso


Despite its aroma-focused origins, it boasts a high alpha acid percentage.

Aroma: Crisp, fruity aroma. Flavour of Apples, pears, stone fruit and lime citrus.
Aroma profile: Citrus, Floral, Fruity
Typical beer styles: Ale, Stout, Barley Wine, American Pale Ale/Cream Ale, British Pale Ale/Bitter, British/American Strong Ale, IPA, Irish and Scottish Ales, Stout/Porter

Dual Purpose Nugget
Cascade


An aroma variety with well-balanced bittering potential. Good for dry hopping.

Aroma: Medium intensity, floral, citrus and grapefruit
Aroma profile: Citrus, Floral, Spicy
Typical beer styles: US-style Ales, IPA, Porter & Barley wines, Witbier

Aroma Ahtanum, Amarillo, Centennial
Cascade (NZ)


Performs well when used as a single variety across mutliple kettle additions.

Aroma: Citrus, grapefruit
Aroma profile: Citrus, Grapefruit
Typical beer styles: "New World" style Pale Ales, Summer Ales, IPA

Aroma Cascade