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Beer Maverick has found 11 hops that have been classified as having Gooseberry aroma and/or flavor characteristics. The most popular secondary descriptors of this subset of hops are pineapple (5), citrus (5), passion_fruit (3), white_wine (3) & spicy (3).

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African Queen

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: SA  •  αA: 10-17%  •  βA: 3.9-6.2%  •  CoH: 22-30%  •  Oils: 0.7-1.5 mL/100g

The aroma profile of the African Queen hop includes dank, blueberries, stone fruit, black currant, gooseberries, bubble gum, lemongrass, and chilies. This hop also works well with subtle blended beers such as those with coffee, fruit, and spices. ...

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, dank, blueberry, stone_fruit, black_currant, bubblegum, cassis, lemongrass, chilies & gazpacho.


Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 9-13%  •  βA: 4.5-6%  •  CoH: 40-42%  •  Oils: 1.6-2.4 mL/100g

Ariana hops have key flavors that include passion fruit, pineapple, jasmine and tangerine. It is also fruity, with intense berry character of black currant and gooseberry. Also has citrus high notes (particularly grapefruit) with slight resinous and herbal tones...

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, tangerine, passion_fruit, pineapple, jasmine, herbal & fruity.


Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 10-15%  •  βA: 3-4.5%  •  CoH: 20-35%  •  Oils: 1.5-3 mL/100g

The Citra hop is a high alpha acid hop with a strong, yet smooth floral and citrus aroma and flavor. It has specific aroma descriptors that include grapefruit, citrus, peach, melon, lime, gooseberry, passion fruit and lychee and a smooth bitterness when added to the boil. Citra hops have become one ...

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, grapefruit, peach, melon, lime, floral, passion_fruit & lychee.


Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 12-15.5%  •  βA: 7.2-8.7%  •  CoH: 36-40%  •  Oils: 0.9-2.1 mL/100g

Aroma descriptors of the Galena hop include sweet fruits, pear, pineapple, blackcurrant, grapefruit, lime, gooseberry and spicy wood....

Other aroma descriptors include fruity, pear, pineapple, black_currant, grapefruit, lime, spicy & woody.


Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: UK  •  αA: 6-9%  •  βA: 1.9-3%  •  CoH: 25-29%  •  Oils: 0.4-0.8 mL/100g

The Godiva hop has tangerine, white grape and spice aromas. Sweet and smooth bittering characteristics....

Other aroma descriptors include spicy, tangerine & white_wine.

Hallertau Blanc

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 9-12%  •  βA: 4.0-7.0%  •  CoH: 22-35%  •  Oils: 0.8-2.2 mL/100g

The Hallertau Blanc hop has moderate to strong featuring pineapple, gooseberry, white grape, fresh lemongrass, and passion fruit flavors and aromas. It is reminiscent of many recent Southern Hemisphere varieties, but with a cleaner, less dank profile....

Other aroma descriptors include pineapple, white_wine, grapes, lemongrass, passion_fruit, clean & sauvignon_blanc.

Marco Polo

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: CN  •  αA: 12-13%  •  βA: 4.5-5.5%  •  CoH: 30-35%  •  Oils: 1.1 mL/100g

Key flavors of the Marco Polo hop include lemon, gooseberry, oregano and elder flower....

Other aroma descriptors include oregano & elderflower.

Nelson Sauvin

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: NZ  •  αA: 11.3-13%  •  βA: 6.0-8.0%  •  CoH: 20-25%  •  Oils: 0.9-1.2 mL/100g

The Nelson Sauvin hop aroma descriptors include distinctive white wine characters along with fruity flavors, such as fresh crushed gooseberry and grape. The essential oil profile displays characteristics of fresh crushed gooseberries, which is a descriptor often used for the grape variety Sauvignon ...

Other aroma descriptors include white_wine, fruity, grapes & sauvignon_blanc.

Styrian Cardinal

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: SLO  •  αA: 8-15%  •  βA: 3.2-4.6%  •  CoH: 31-37%  •  Oils: 3.0-4.0 mL/100g

Cardinal hops are known to have a typical citrus and fruity notes as well as a harmonious flavor....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, pineapple, orange, lime, jasmine & guava.

Super Galena

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 13-16%  •  βA: 8-10%  •  CoH: 35-40%  •  Oils: 0.8-2.5 mL/100g

Super Galena hops have aroma descriptors that include sweet fruits, pear, pineapple, blackcurrant, grapefruit, lime, gooseberry and spicy wood. Super Galena is comparable to Galena in its aroma and bitterness profile, but offers a substantially higher yield and complete resistance to all current hop...

Other aroma descriptors include grassy, spicy, pear, pineapple, grapefruit, honey & juniper.


Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: SA  •  αA: 11.5-16.4%  •  βA: 7.8-8.4%  •  CoH: 29-30%  •  Oils: 1.1-1.7 mL/100g

This hop has some potent bittering qualities. The aroma profile of XJA/436 is bergamot citrus, dried lemon zest, candied papaya, ripe cantaloupe, gooseberries, and resin....

Other aroma descriptors include lemon, zest, papaya, cataloupe, resin, citrus & blueberry.

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