Aroma Hops
Dual Purpose Hops
Bittering Hops


Variety Alpha Betas Oils Beer Styles Suggested Substitutes Characteristics
AlphAroma 5.8-11% 2.6-4.8% .98-1.2ml/100g Pale Ales, IPAs, potent for wet-hopping seasonal ales. Potent citrus and tropical fruit flavors.
Bitter Gold 15.4-18.8% 6.1-8% .8-3.6ml/100g Versatile wide range as bittering hop, Belgian Ales. Has been combined with Centennial with good reviews Nugget, Galena When used as later additions, it can add fruity notes described as pear /watermelon.
Brewers Gold (US) 7-8.5% 2.5-3.5% 1.8-2.4%ml-100g English Ales, Lambic, Porter, Pilsner, Ales.  Pairs well with German Noble type hops. Newport, Magnum, Galena Black Current, Citrusy.
Cascade 4.5-7% 5-7% .7-1.5ml/100g Pale Ales, IPA, Porters, Wheat beers. Centennial, Columbus Medium aroma with floral and citrusy tones.
Cashmere 7.7-9% 61.-7% 1.2-1.4ml/100g IPAs, APAs, Saisons, American Ales. Lemon, lime, melon and a mild herbal bouquet.
Centennial 9.5-11.5% 3.5-4.5% 1.5-2.3ml/100g All Ale styles and can be used with Wheat Beers. Cascade, Columbus, Chinook Medium aroma with floral and citrusy tones.
Chinook 10-14% 3-4% 1.5-2.7ml/100g Pale ales, lagers Steam beer, and heavy bodied dark ales. Northern Brewer, Columus Moderately high aroma, spicy, piney, grapefruit tones.
Crystal 3-5% 4.5-6.7% 1-1.5ml/100g German style pilsner, Lager, Kolsch, ESB, Belgian Ales. Liberty, Mt Hood Pleasant  spice and floral tones, similar to Hallertauer, but  almost no bittering.
Galena 10-14% 7.2-9% .9-1.2ml/100g Ale, Porter, Stout, ESB, Bitters. Columbus, Nugget, Zeus Citrusy.
Mackinac 9.2-10.5% 3-3.47% New beer styles. A new proprietary super-aroma hop, robust tropical and citrus aromas and flavor.
Michigan Copper 8.8-10.5% 2.4-2.6% 1.75ml/100g New beer styles. A new proprietary super-aroma hop with very fragrant floral and tropical fruit aromas and flavors.
Mt Hood 3-8% 5-8% 1-1.3ml/100g Lager, Pilsner, Bock, US Wheat, Alt, Munich Helles. Crystal Clean mild spice/floral with woodsy pine tone, like German Hallertaur.
Newport 13.5-17% 7.2-9.1% 1.6-3.4ml/100g Many Ales, Stout, Barley Wine. Galena, Nugget. Balanced bittering type hop. Fairly pungent, resiny flavor.
Nugget 12-14% 4-6% 1.7-2.3ml/100g Ales, Stout. Columbus, Chinook, Galena. Strong with herbal notes- not citrusy - used mainly for bittering.
Sorachi Ace 10.7-14% 2-2.8ml/100g Farmhouse Ales , Saisons, IPAs, Tripels, Witbiers. Bold lemon with slight oak and dill tones.
Southern Cross (NZ) 11-14% 6-7% 1.2ml/100g Popular in IPAs, excellent oils profile. Citrusy lemon peel, pine needles and spice.
Tahoma 7.2-8.2% 8.5-9.5% 1-2ml/100g Blonde Ale, Wheat, Lager Subtle lemon and citrus notes.
Ultra 2-3.5% 3.6-4.7% .7-1.3ml/100g Pilsners, Lagers, Bocks and Wheat Beers. Mt Hood, Crystal. Hallertauer mittlefrueh with pleasant bitterness, florals and spice.
Willamette 4-6% 3.5-4.5% 1-1.5ml/100g Pale Ales, ESB, Bitter, English-Style Ales, Porters, Stouts. Fuggle, Tettnanger Mild and pleasant, slightly spicy, fruity, floral, little earthy.