Hop Guide

Continental Europe

Hallertau– Dual Purpose – Slightly Fruity, spicy and flowery with a hay like nature
Hersbrucker – Aroma – Earthy and Citrus including hay, orange and even tobacco
Magnum – Bittering – Spicy and fruity including apple or pepper
– Aroma – Floral, citrus, spicy and herbal
– Aroma – Earthy and Herbal
Tettnang – Aroma – Spicy and Herbal including pepper or black tea


Brambling Cross – Dual Purpose – Notes of spicy, blackcurrant, loganberry and lemony citrus.
East Kent Golding – Dual Purpose – Aromas of lavender, spice, honey, thyme, earthy flavors.
Fuggles – Aroma – Delicate, minty, grassy and slightly floral aroma.
Target – Dual Purpose -Fresh green sage, spicy and peppery, and hints of citrus marmalade.


Cascade – Aroma – Medium intense floral, citrus and grapefruit tones.
Centennial – Dual Purpose – lemon and floral notes.
Chinook – Dual Purpose – Grapefruit, spice, and pine.
Citra – Aroma – Grapefruit, melon, lime, gooseberry, passion fruit and lychee.
Columbus – Bittering – black pepper, licorice, curry and subtle citrus.
Liberty – Aroma –  Floral, Citrus, Spicy not unlike noble hops
Mosaic – Aroma – blueberry, tangerine, papaya, rose, blossoms, grass and bubble gum.
Northern Brewer – Dual Purpose –  Pine, Herbal, Cedar
Nugget – Bittering –  Earthy and Herbal
Simcoe – Dual Purpose – passion fruit, pine, berry and earth characteristics


Ella – Dual Purpose – Floral and spicy offering distinct grapefruit and tropical flavour.
Nelson Sauvin – Dual Purpose – Fruity with a distinctive White wine character of Gooseberry and grape infused flavours.
Galaxy – Dual Purpose – Fruity with distinct passion fruit and clean citrus aromas
Vic Secret – Dual Purpose – Tropical fruity, Pine and herbal