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Hop Aroma: Lemon

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Beer Maverick has found 49 hops that have been classified as having Lemon aroma and/or flavor characteristics. The most popular secondary descriptors of this subset of hops are citrus (32), floral (19), spicy (15), grapefruit (13) & pine (12).

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Adeena

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 3.5-5.0%  •  βA: 3.0-4.0%  •  CoH: 34-38%  •  Oils: 0.8-1.1 mL/100g

Adeena has shown herbal and spicy flavor characteristics, with light floral, lemon and pine notes. It lends a low, smooth bitterness with a clean finish...

Other aroma descriptors include herbal, spicy, floral & pine.

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, gooseberry, bubblegum, cassis, lemongrass, chilies & gazpacho.

Ahtanum

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 3.5-6.5%  •  βA: 4-6.5%  •  CoH: 30-35%  •  Oils: 0.5-1.7 mL/100g

Ahtanum hops have aroma descriptors of citrus grapefruit and geranium and along with floral, piney and earth tones. Not as bitter as other hops, and used primarily for its aromatic properties....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, grapefruit, geranium, pine, earthy, floral & cedar.

Amarillo

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 7-11%  •  βA: 5.5-8%  •  CoH: 21-24%  •  Oils: 1-2.3 mL/100g

Amarillo hops impart a distinct flowery, spicy, tropical, citrus-like flavor and aroma in beer. The citrus has qualities of orange and lemon, like Cascade but much stronger. Other aroma descriptors include grapefruit, melon, apricot and peach....

Other aroma descriptors include floral, spicy, tropical_fruit, citrus, orange, melon, apricot, peach, grapefruit & dank.

Apollo

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 15-20.5%  •  βA: 5.5-8%  •  CoH: 23-28%  •  Oils: 0.8-2.5 mL/100g

Apollo is a super high-alpha variety with a low cohumulone level that makes it an excellent bittering hop. When Apollo is used toward the end of the boil it can contribute flavors and aromas of citrus (lime), grapefruit, orange, pine, resin, and cannabis....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, grapefruit, orange, pine, resin, cannabis, lime & dank.

Aurora

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: SLO  •  αA: 7-13%  •  βA: 2.7-5%  •  CoH: 20-26%  •  Oils: 0.9-1.8 mL/100g

Aurora hops have aroma descriptors that include floral, spice and lemongrass. It displays intense yet pleasant aroma in finished beers....

Other aroma descriptors include floral, spicy, lemongrass & noble.

Azacca

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 14-16%  •  βA: 4.0-5.5%  •  CoH: 38-45%  •  Oils: 1.6-2.5 mL/100g

Azacca has an amazingly refreshing aroma. It's descriptions usually include aromas and flavors of mango, papaya, orange, grapefruit, lemon, pine, spice, pineapple, grassy, tropical fruit, and citrus. However, the Azacca hop has a very delicate hop aroma that can be easily overpowered by other hops a...

Other aroma descriptors include mango, papaya, orange, grapefruit, spicy, pineapple, grassy, tropical_fruit & citrus.

Bramling Cross

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: UK  •  αA: 5-8%  •  βA: 2.3-3.2%  •  CoH: 33-35%  •  Oils: 0.7-1.2 mL/100g

Bramling Cross hops have aroma descriptors that include strong spice, blackcurrant, loganberry and lemon. It is often used in traditional cask conditioned beers due to its distinct characteristics....

Other aroma descriptors include black_currant, loganberry, vanilla & spicy.

Caliente

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 14-16%  •  βA: 4.3%  •  CoH: 35%  •  Oils: 1.9 mL/100g

Caliente hops have flavors of citrus (lemon zest), peach and pine, with aromas of stone fruit and mandarin. While "caliente" means "hot" in Spanish, this hop is not spicy....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, peach, pine, stone_fruit, mandarin & zest.

Cashmere

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 7.7-9.1%  •  βA: 3.3-7.1%  •  CoH: 22-24%  •  Oils: 1.2-1.4 mL/100g

Cashmere has a complex and intensely fruity aroma, with strong overtones of lemon, lime, peach, and melon. Secondary notes of coconut, lemongrass, candy, and herbs can show through in whirlpool or dry hop additions...

Other aroma descriptors include fruity, lime, peach, melon, coconut, lemongrass, candy & herbal.

Columbia

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 5-9%  •  βA: 3-4%  •  CoH: 40%  •  Oils: 1.0-2.0 mL/100g

The aroma of the Columbia hop is similar to that of Chinook, but not as strong. It includes crisp pineapple, bright and pungent lemon-citrus notes....

Other aroma descriptors include pineapple, citrus, noble & pungent.

Contessa

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 3-5%  •  βA: 5-7.4%  •  CoH: 29-32%  •  Oils: 0.8-1.9 mL/100g

This noble hop variety elicits aromas of green tea, floral, lemongrass and light pear. According to Hopsteiner, Contessa's aroma lends a smooth and delicate bitterness while delivering an elegant fragrance, making it a perfect fit for the lager beer style and unique addition to many others. ...

Other aroma descriptors include green_tea, floral, lemongrass & pear.

Dr. Rudi

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: NZ  •  αA: 10-12%  •  βA: 7-8.5%  •  CoH: 36-39%  •  Oils: 1.3-1.6 mL/100g

Dr. Rudi hops have specific aroma descriptors that include resin, pine, and lemongrass....

Other aroma descriptors include resin, pine & lemongrass.

East Kent Goldings

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: UK  •  αA: 4-6.5%  •  βA: 1.9-3.5%  •  CoH: 20-32%  •  Oils: 0.4-1 mL/100g

East Kent Golding hops have aroma descriptors that include smooth and delicate with floral, lavender, spice, honey, earth, lemon and thyme overtones....

Other aroma descriptors include lavender, honey, thyme, orange, grapefruit & floral.

Ekuanot

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 13-15.5%  •  βA: 4-5.5%  •  CoH: 31-38%  •  Oils: 2-4.5 mL/100g

Ekuanot has fruity aromatics such as lemon, lime, pithy orange, tropical fruit, berry, papaya, and sometimes apple. Along with these there may be more herbal notes, such as sage and eucalyptus....

Other aroma descriptors include lime, orange, tropical_fruit, berry, papaya, apple, sage, eucalyptus, herbal, melon, citrus & guava.

Falconer's Flight

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 9.5-12%  •  βA: 4-5%  •  CoH: 20-29%  •  Oils: 1.4-3 mL/100g

Falconer’s Flight hop pellets are an exclusive proprietary hop blend created to honor and support the legacy of Northwest brewing legend, Glen Hay Falconer. Proceeds from each Falconer’s Flight purchase is contributed to the Glen Hay Falconer Foundation. These hop pellets are an excellent comple...

Other aroma descriptors include tropical_fruit, floral, grapefruit & pine.

Grungeist

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 2.9%  •  βA: 9%  •  CoH: 19.2%  •  Oils: 1.2 mL/100g

The unique combination of peach and passion fruit are equally balanced with a hint of lemon zest and floral essence. Grüngeist adds aromas and flavors of kiwi, overripe peach and dried lavender...

Other aroma descriptors include kiwi, peach, passion_fruit, floral, lavender & zest.

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, gooseberry, white_wine, grapes, lemongrass, passion_fruit, clean & sauvignon_blanc.

HORT9909

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: NZ  •  αA: 6-8%  •  βA: 3-4%  •  CoH: 27-29%  •  Oils: 1.9 mL/100g

Hort9909 is a trial variety with pronounced forward citrus characters of lemon and lime, sweet hay and spices background in keeping with the selections breeding. ...

Other aroma descriptors include lime, hay, sweet, spicy, citrus & noble.

Jarryllo

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 15-17%  •  βA: 6-7.5%  •  CoH: 34-37%  •  Oils: 3.6-4.3 mL/100g

Jarryllo hops have aroma descriptors that include strong lemon lime, orange, pear, banana and mild spice. Some reviewers also notice a clean bright white wine aroma....

Other aroma descriptors include lime, orange, pear, spicy, banana & white_wine.

Lemondrop

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 5-7%  •  βA: 4-6%  •  CoH: 28-34%  •  Oils: 0.8-2 mL/100g

Lemondrop hops offer strong citrus, floral, fruity, herbal, lemon, mint, green tea, light melon aromas....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, floral, mint, green_tea & melon.

Liberty

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 3-6.5%  •  βA: 3.0-4.0%  •  CoH: 22-30%  •  Oils: 0.6-1.8 mL/100g

Liberty hops have aroma descriptors that include noble, delicate, floral bouquet and spice. It displays mild floral and spice characteristics with some subtle citrus notes....

Other aroma descriptors include noble, floral, herbal, spicy, delicate & citrus.

Magnat

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: POL  •  αA: 11.5-16%  •  βA: 2.8-7%  •  CoH: 2-3%  •  Oils: 1-2 mL/100g

Magnat hops have key flavors that include citrus, woody, chamomile and lemon. Despite being classical bitterness aroma it has quite high linalool content, so it can enrich the aroma with the notes of lilac and flowers....

Other aroma descriptors include lilac, floral, chamomile, woody & citrus.

Mandarina Bavaria

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 7-10.5%  •  βA: 4.0-7.0%  •  CoH: 31-35%  •  Oils: 1.3-2.2 mL/100g

Mandarina Bavaria hops are tropical, fruity and sweet with notes of tangerine and citrus. It is commonly used to balances earthy and herbal hops. This hop is very versatile and plays well in any beer style that would benefit from its distinctive fruity character....

Other aroma descriptors include tangerine, citrus, resin, herbal & tropical_fruit.

Marynka

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: POL  •  αA: 7.5-12%  •  βA: 10-13%  •  CoH: 26-33%  •  Oils: 1.8-3.3 mL/100g

Key flavors of the Marynka hop include hay, licorice, lemon, grapefruit and aniseed. While it is primarily used for bittering, it can also be used to provide a strong earthy, herbal aroma....

Other aroma descriptors include hay, licorice, grapefruit, anise, earthy, herbal & citrus.

Medusa

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 3-5%  •  βA: 5-6.5%  •  CoH: 35-49%  •  Oils: 0.4-0.7 mL/100g

Medusa delivers strong flavor and aroma characteristics of intense guava, melon, apricot and citrus fruit. Also has intense lemon-lime flavors with subtle alfalfa and peach flavors....

Other aroma descriptors include guava, melon, citrus, apricot, lime, alfalfa & peach.

Meridian

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 5-7%  •  βA: 6-9%  •  CoH: 45-50%  •  Oils: 1-1.6 mL/100g

The Meridian hop has aromas that include citrus (lemon), mixed berry, tropical fruit, and spearmint. This hop can also be combined with more aggressive hops in IPAs to brighten the overall impression of the beer and lend a seductive finish....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, berry, tropical_fruit, mint & spearmint.

Motueka

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: NZ  •  αA: 5-8.5%  •  βA: 5.0-5.5%  •  CoH: 25-35%  •  Oils: 0.8-1.0 mL/100g

The Motueka hop has specific aroma descriptors include distinctive fresh crushed citrus, mojito lime character, lively lemon and lime tones with background hints of tropical fruit. It also has fresh herbal notes (basil, rosemary) and hints of dried orchard fruit around the edges. Motueka was origina...

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, mojito, lime, tropical_fruit & floral.

Pacific Sunrise

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: NZ  •  αA: 12.5-14.5%  •  βA: 5-7%  •  CoH: 27-30%  •  Oils: 1.5-2.5 mL/100g

Pacific Sunrise features favorable bittering properties and a pleasant piney, woodsy aroma. Lemon and orange citrus drive this hop-forward variety, with tropical hits of melon and mango riding shotgun. Stone fruit and jammy sweetness support the initial front line aromatics alongside pleasant floral...

Other aroma descriptors include woody, pine, orange, mango, melon & floral.

Pekko

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 13-16%  •  βA: 3.5-4.3%  •  CoH: 27-30%  •  Oils: 2.1-2.7 mL/100g

The Pekko hop is an intriguing mix of flavors like mint, pear, citrus, cucumber and floral aspects. Pekko's complex and clean characteristics of floral, citrus, and mint lend itself to many styles of beer....

Other aroma descriptors include pleasant, floral, citrus, mint, herbal, mellow, pineapple, thyme, cucumber & sage.

Pilgrim

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: UK  •  αA: 9-13%  •  βA: 4.2-5.5%  •  CoH: 36-38%  •  Oils: 1-1.8 mL/100g

Specific aroma descriptors of the Pilgrim hop include distinct fruit and spice characteristics with pleasant lemon, grapefruit, pear and berry flavors. Pilgrim is a bittering hop and it has a full-bodied, refreshing and rounded bitterness. However, Pilgrim is also not too overpowering, so it’s a g...

Other aroma descriptors include fruity, spicy, grapefruit, citrus, pear & berry.

Pilot

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: UK  •  αA: 8-11.5%  •  βA: 3.3-5%  •  CoH: 28-37%  •  Oils: 0.8-1.4 mL/100g

Specific aroma descriptors of the Pilot hop include lemon, spice and marmalade. Pilot has a wonderfully refreshing, clean and crisp bittering quality....

Other aroma descriptors include spicy & marmalade.

Pioneer

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: UK  •  αA: 8-10.5%  •  βA: 3.5-4.5%  •  CoH: 36-40%  •  Oils: 1-1.8 mL/100g

Specific aroma descriptors of the Pioneer hop include pleasant citrus (lemon and grapefruit) tones and hints of herbal, cedar flavors. Pioneer's bittering characteristics are crisp, refreshing and clean....

Other aroma descriptors include cedar, grapefruit, herbal, grapefruit, crisp & clean.

Relax

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 0.3-4%  •  βA: 10-15%  •  CoH: %  •  Oils: 1-1.3 mL/100g

With cornflower and the aroma of alpine meadows to lemongrass and hibiscus, Relax hops have a refreshing profile. When a cold extraction with this variety is completed, notes of honeydew melon are present....

Other aroma descriptors include honeydew, melon, cognac, lychee, lavender, leather, hibiscus & lemongrass.

Sasquatch

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: CAN  •  αA: 6.6-9%  •  βA: %  •  CoH: %  •  Oils: mL/100g

Sasquatch is Canada’s first patented, proprietary hop, grown only in Canada. We’re proud to develop and bring to market a quality hop for the true north, strong & free. Sasquatch is a unique dual purpose hop with orange, tea, lemon citrus notes with an alpha at 6.6 to 9%....

Other aroma descriptors include tangerine, floral, orange, mint & citrus.

Sonnet

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 2.6-7.4%  •  βA: 2-3.7%  •  CoH: %  •  Oils: 0.2-1.0 mL/100g

Sonnet has a beautiful honeysuckle floral note with a sweet lemon citrus undertone. Use it in classic English styles, and of course cask conditioned ales....

Other aroma descriptors include honeysuckle, citrus, sweet, floral, earthy, grass, honey & oak.

Sorachi Ace

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: JP  •  αA: 11-16%  •  βA: 6-8%  •  CoH: 23-28%  •  Oils: 1.0-3 mL/100g

Sorachi Ace hops have aroma descriptors that include lemon, lime and dill. It remains a popular variety among craft brewers for its unique citrus fruit and herbal aromas. ...

Other aroma descriptors include dill, woody, tobacco, citrus & herbal.

Southern Cross

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: NZ  •  αA: 11-14%  •  βA: 5-7%  •  CoH: 25-28%  •  Oils: 1.2-1.8 mL/100g

Southern Cross hops have aroma descriptors that include citrus and tropical fruit with hints of lemon zest, lime, pine and spice. It has excellent essential oils and low co-humulone delivering a delicate balance of citrus and spice when added at the end of boil....

Other aroma descriptors include lime, pine, spicy, citrus, tropical_fruit & zest.

Southern Dawn

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: SA  •  αA: 11.2-13.5%  •  βA: 4.3-5.9%  •  CoH: 31-33%  •  Oils: 0.6 mL/100g

Southern Dawn is a great neutral bittering addition for hoppy styles like IPAs or Pale Ales. ...

Other aroma descriptors include quince, lemongrass, ginger, chamomile, strawberry, citrus, fruity, herbal & spicy.

Southern Tropic

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: SA  •  αA: 12.6-18.1%  •  βA: 5-6.5%  •  CoH: 26-30%  •  Oils: 1.3 mL/100g

Southern Tropic is very fruit forward with sweet fruits of mango, plums, and grapefruit. Some brewers have described an aroma similar to Kool-Aid or Juicy Fruit. This hop works well with all hop-forward beers where tropical fruit characteristics are desired....

Other aroma descriptors include melon, troical_fruit, guava, butterscotch, lemongrass, coconut, pungent, pineapple, bubblegum & citrus.

Styrian Fox

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: SLO  •  αA: 5.7-12%  •  βA: 2.1-4%  •  CoH: 26-30%  •  Oils: 0.4-1.7 mL/100g

Styrian Fox is one of the latest Styrian hops on the market. When brewed, expect floral and fruity notes. Some brewers even say they get hints of pepper and mild tobacco flavours from this hop unique strain....

Other aroma descriptors include black_currant, lemongrass, marjoram, elderflower, tropical_fruit, pineapple, pine, citrus & honey.

Styrian Wolf

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: SLO  •  αA: 10-18.5%  •  βA: 2.1-6%  •  CoH: 22-23%  •  Oils: 0.7-4.5 mL/100g

Styrian Wolf hops have intense fruity and floral notes including flavors of sweet tropical fruits and complex aromas of mango, coconut, lemongrass, elderflower and even a touch of violet....

Other aroma descriptors include mango, passion_fruit, lemongrass, elderflower, violet, floral, fruity & coconut.

Sultana

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 13-16%  •  βA: 3.5-7%  •  CoH: 22-26%  •  Oils: 2.5-4.5 mL/100g

Sultana was formerly called Denali, however it is also called Nuggetzilla by some. This hop is rich in pineapple, citrus (often perceived as lemon), and pine flavors, though it can often come off as spicy as well....

Other aroma descriptors include pineapple, citrus, pine, spicy & tropical_fruit.

Sybilla

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: POL  •  αA: 6-8%  •  βA: 3-12%  •  CoH: 26-31%  •  Oils: 1.2-2.2 mL/100g

Sybilla hops include floral, citrus, chocolate, orange, gingerbread and tobacco aromas....

Other aroma descriptors include floral, pine, citrus, orange, ginger, chocolate & tobacco.

Tahoma

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 7-8.2%  •  βA: 8.5-9.5%  •  CoH: 15-17%  •  Oils: 1-2 mL/100g

Subtle flavors and aromas of the Tahoma hop include lemon citrus, orange, wood and spice....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, grapefruit, cedar, pine & spicy.

Taiheke

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: NZ  •  αA: 5-9%  •  βA: 5-5.5%  •  CoH: 33-40%  •  Oils: 1.0-1.5 mL/100g

Remarkable levels of citrus notes that lean towards tropical fruit characteristics, such as grapefruit, lemon and lime. It is characterized by a floral, citrus profile, with a hint of spice....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus, tropical_fruit, grapefruit, lime, floral & spicy.

Tsingdao Flower

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: CN  •  αA: 6-8%  •  βA: 3.0-4.2%  •  CoH: 35%  •  Oils: 0.4-0.8 mL/100g

Tsingdao Flower is the dominant hop grown in Gansu, China. Also referred to as "Qingdao" Flower hops. Has a birght and crisp lemon-peel quality to the bitterness....

Other aroma descriptors include earthy, melon & citrus.

XJA2/436

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 zest, papaya, cataloupe, gooseberry, resin, citrus & blueberry.

Yakima Gold

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 7-8%  •  βA: 3.5-4.5%  •  CoH: 21-23%  •  Oils: 0.5-1.5 mL/100g

Yakima Gold hops are an excellent general purpose variety with smooth bitterness and pleasant aroma characteristics....

Other aroma descriptors include smooth & grapefruit.

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