Search results for "Spicy":

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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)
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)
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
Cashmere




Aroma: Strong melon, fruity (lemon, lime peel, pineapple), coconut, and spicy notes
Aroma profile: Fruity, Spicy
Typical beer styles: IPA

Dual Purpose Cascade, Northern Brewer (US)
Challenger (UK)


A dual purpose hop combining moderate alpha acid levels with a good kettle hop aroma

Aroma: Mild to moderate, spicy
Aroma profile: Spicy
Typical beer styles: English-Syle Ale, Porter, Stout, ESB, Bitter Barley Wine, Brown ales

Dual Purpose Northern Brewer (US), Perle (DE), Perle (US)
Chinook


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 Columbus, Northern Brewer (US), Nugget
Cluster


Excellent general purpose hop with balanced bittering and aroma potential

Aroma: Strong, floral and spicy
Aroma profile: Floral, Spicy, Pine
Typical beer styles: Ales (Aroma), Lagers (Bittering) and Stout; often used in reproductions of historical US beer styles

Dual Purpose Galena
Columbus


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
Crystal


The most pungent of the new triploid Hallertau family

Aroma: Mild, floral and spicy
Aroma profile: Floral, Spicy
Typical beer styles: Lager, Kölsch, ESB, Pilsner, IPA, Pale Ale & Belgian Ales

Aroma Hallertau (US), Hersbrucker (DE), Liberty, Mt. Hood, Strisselspalt (FR)
Delta




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, Fuggle (US), Nelson Sauvin (NZ), Willamette
East Kent Golding (UK)


Classic English Ale hop which has been used in kettle and dry hopping

Aroma: Smooth, delicate, slightly spicy
Aroma profile: Citrus, Spicy
Typical beer styles: All English style Ales, Belgian style Ales

Aroma Golding (US), Progress (UK), Whitbread Golding Variety (UK)
Ella (AU)


Ella can give off a very spicy, earthy, almost anise like aroma in a boil and provides a bright, tropical fruit and citrus scent when dry hopped.

Aroma: Floral and subtle spice notes, such as star anise
Aroma profile: Floral, Spicy
Typical beer styles: Pilsners, Lagers

Dual Purpose Cashmere, Citra, Delta
First Gold (UK)


Suitable as a general kettle hop and also for late and dry hopping in all types of beer

Aroma: Similar to Golding, slightly spicy but smooth
Aroma profile: Citrus, Floral, Spicy, Fruity
Typical beer styles: Ale, ESB

Dual Purpose Crystal, East Kent Golding (UK)