Search results for "Citrus":

Name Usage Possible substitutions
Admiral (UK)

Very good high alpha hop

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

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

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

Viewed as a Cascade type

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

Aroma Cascade, Centennial, Simcoe

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 Magnum (US), Columbus, Nugget, Warrior, Millennium, Bravo

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: Citrus, Grapefruit, Pine, Tropical Fruit
Typical beer styles: IPA

Dual Purpose Centennial

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

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

Very balanced, sometimes calles a "Super"

Aroma: Medium intensity, floral and citrus tones
Aroma profile: Citrus, Floral
Typical beer styles: All US-style Ales, IPA. Has been used with wheat beers

Dual Purpose Cascade, Chinook, Columbus

Aroma: Very strong and coarse bittering
Aroma profile: Citrus, Fruity, Stone Fruit
Typical beer styles: American Ale

Bittering Galena

A high alpha hop with an acceptable aroma profile

Aroma: Medium intensity, spicy, piney and distinct with subtle tones of grapefruit
Aroma profile: Citrus, Spicy, Pine
Typical beer styles: US-style Pale Ale, IPA, Stout, Porter, Lager

Dual Purpose Nugget, Columbus, Northern Brewer (US)

New, up and coming variety, known for its intense flavor and aroma characteristics

Aroma: Strong citrus and tropical tones - grapefruit, melon, lime, gooseberry, passion fruit and lychee
Aroma profile: Citrus, Tropical Fruit
Typical beer styles: American-style Pale Ale, IPA, Double IPA


Popular oil profile, great for dry hopping

Aroma: Pungent
Aroma profile: Citrus, Earthy, Spicy
Typical beer styles: US IPA, US Pale Ale, Stout, Barley Wine, Lager

Dual Purpose Chinook, Galena, Millennium, Nugget

Aroma: Mild and pleasant aroma that is slightly spicy with a hint of citrus
Aroma profile: Citrus, Spicy
Typical beer styles: American Pale Ale, American India Pale Ale

Dual Purpose Cascade, Nelson Sauvin (NZ), Fuggle (US), Willamette
Dr. Rudi (NZ)

Dr. Rudi works well in single-hopped beers or in conjunction with multiple aroma varieties.

Aroma: Resin, pine, and lemongrass.
Aroma profile: Citrus, Pine, Grassy
Typical beer styles: Lager, India Pale Ale

Dual Purpose Green Bullet (NZ)