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Hop Aroma: Noble

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Beer Maverick has found 25 hops that have been classified as having Noble aroma and/or flavor characteristics. The most popular secondary descriptors of this subset of hops are spicy (13), floral (13), herbal (9), earthy (8) & citrus (6).

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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.

Aurum

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 3.5-5.7%  •  βA: 3.1%  •  CoH: 20-23%  •  Oils: 0.5-1.7 mL/100g

Aurum hops combine hoppy nuances with a fruity taste. They are suitable for classic German beers with spicy, fruity and floral aromas. It has exceptionally fine and delicate classic hop aromas with spicy-herbal notes and - depending on the timing of its addition - fresh citrus aromas. ...

Other aroma descriptors include spicy, fruity, floral, mild, herbal, earthy & citrus.

Celeia

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: SLO  •  αA: 3-6%  •  βA: 2-4%  •  CoH: 25-29%  •  Oils: 0.6-3.6 mL/100g

Specific aroma descriptors of this hop include noble characteristics. It is distinctively more floral than Styrian Golding or Fuggle hops....

Other aroma descriptors include floral, lavender, spicy, earthy & 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, lemon, citrus & pungent.

Ella

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: AUS  •  αA: 13.3-19.2%  •  βA: 4-7.8%  •  CoH: 33-40%  •  Oils: 2.4-3.4 mL/100g

Ella a pleasant floral aroma that is backed by soft spice and also has described to include distinct grapefruit and tropical flavors. It is reminiscent of a noble variety in lower doses, but imparts strong tropical fruit flavors in larger additions....

Other aroma descriptors include floral, spicy, grapefruit, tropical_fruit & anise.

Hallertau Tradition

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 4.6-7%  •  βA: 3-6%  •  CoH: 23-30%  •  Oils: 0.5-1.9 mL/100g

Hallertau Tradtion, or commonly referred to as just 'Tradition', adds an earthy and grassy character atop a nose of nectar fruits. ...

Other aroma descriptors include earthy, grassy, nectar & fruity.

Helga

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: AUS  •  αA: 5.4-7.3%  •  βA: 5-7%  •  CoH: 20-23%  •  Oils: 0.6-1 mL/100g

Specific aroma descriptors include pleasant, noble characteristics. Its brewing characteristics resemble that of Hallertau Mittelfrüher, however it demonstrates a forgiving and refined character in a variety of beer styles and hop applications....

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Hersbrucker

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 1.5-5%  •  βA: 2.5-6%  •  CoH: 17-25%  •  Oils: 0.5-1.3 mL/100g

Hersbrucker hops have aroma descriptors that include hay, tobacco and orange....

Other aroma descriptors include hay, orange & tobacco.

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 & lemon.

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 floral, herbal, spicy, delicate, citrus & lemon.

Mount Hood

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 4-8%  •  βA: 5-8%  •  CoH: 21-23%  •  Oils: 1.2-1.7 mL/100g

Mount Hood hops have aroma descriptors that include herbal, pungent and spicy notes....

Other aroma descriptors include herbal, pungent & spicy.

Mount Rainier

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 5-9.4%  •  βA: 5-9.2%  •  CoH: 21-34%  •  Oils: 0.2-3.9 mL/100g

Mount Rainier hops have aroma descriptors that include noble, licorice and floral bouquet. It also has a hint of citrus and spice....

Other aroma descriptors include licorice, floral, citrus & spicy.

Pacific Crest

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 3.9%  •  βA: 3.0%  •  CoH: 27%  •  Oils: 0.5 mL/100g

This blend connects the classic noble varieties with an American influence. Bringing together grassy, earthy and tobacco characteristics with mild floral, spicy, herbal and pine. The Pacific Crest Blend is a specifically formulated hop blend that targets the hallmark profiles and terpene ratios of ...

Other aroma descriptors include tobacco, earthy, grassy, floral, spicy, herbal & pine.

Saaz (CZ)

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: CZH  •  αA: 2-5%  •  βA: 4-8%  •  CoH: 23-26%  •  Oils: 0.4-1 mL/100g

Czech Republic Saaz has aroma descriptors that include mild with pleasant earthy, herbal and floral overtones....

Other aroma descriptors include earthy, herbal, floral & mild.

Saaz (US)

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 3-4.5%  •  βA: 3-4.5%  •  CoH: 24-28%  •  Oils: 0.5-1 mL/100g

Saaz is a noble variety of hops, and is considered one of the oldest known varieties. It's aromas added include earthy with a mild spice....

Other aroma descriptors include slightly_spicy & earthy.

Sládek

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: CZH  •  αA: 4.5-9%  •  βA: 4-11%  •  CoH: 23-40%  •  Oils: 0.8-2 mL/100g

Sládek hops have a fruity flavor profile with essences of peach, passion fruit, and grapefruit. Sládek is noted to be a good complement to Saaz in late-hopping applications....

Other aroma descriptors include fruity, peach, passion_fruit & grapefruit.

Smaragd

Purpose: Bittering  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 4-6%  •  βA: 3.5-5.5%  •  CoH: 13-18%  •  Oils: 0.4-0.8 mL/100g

Smaragd has aroma descriptors that include floral, spicy and mild fruity. Smaragd is a fine aroma variety with many noble characteristics....

Other aroma descriptors include floral, fruity, spicy, tobacco, anise & clove.

Southern Aroma

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: SA  •  αA: 3.6-7.3%  •  βA: 5.4-6%  •  CoH: 19-25%  •  Oils: 0.6-0.8 mL/100g

The aroma profile of the Southern Aroma hop includes floral, fields of flowers, woody/spicy, and fruity. It is a hop with classic noble hop character and a fruity South African terroir backdrop....

Other aroma descriptors include floral, hay, herbal, straw & black_currant.

Spalt

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: GER  •  αA: 2.5-5.7%  •  βA: 3-5%  •  CoH: 22-29%  •  Oils: 0.5-0.9 mL/100g

Spalt - or Spalter - hops have aroma descriptors that include noble characteristics, earthy, spicy herbal and floral....

Other aroma descriptors include earthy, herbal & floral.

Sterling

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 5.5-8.5%  •  βA: 4.0-6.0%  •  CoH: 22-28%  •  Oils: 1-2 mL/100g

Sterling hops have aroma descriptors that include noble and spicy....

Other aroma descriptors include herbal, spicy & floral.

Styrian Golding

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: SLO  •  αA: 3.5-6.5%  •  βA: 2.5-3.5%  •  CoH: 25-30%  •  Oils: 0.5-1 mL/100g

Styrian Golding hops have a spice with an earthy/sweet edge. It is a prized aroma hop and exhibits resinous, earthy flavors that are considered slightly more refined than Fuggle....

Other aroma descriptors include earthy, spicy, resin & sweet.

Tardif de Bourgogne

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: FR  •  αA: 2.2-5.3%  •  βA: 3.1-5.8%  •  CoH: 20%  •  Oils: 0.4-0.9 mL/100g

Having top notes of pine, frankincense and rose petals. It is a great alternative for those whose palates are dank and bleary, from the current onslaught of the sweet and heavy. Tardif de Bourgogne is an old school French noble varietal that was commercially successful in lager beers prior to the i...

Other aroma descriptors include floral, redberry, green_tea, incense, pine, rose & lavender.

Tettnang (US)

Purpose: Aroma  •  Country: USA  •  αA: 2.5-5.5%  •  βA: 3.0-5.0%  •  CoH: 20-28%  •  Oils: 0.5-0.9 mL/100g

The American Tettnanger has noble characteristics....

Other aroma descriptors include spicy & grassy.

Vienna Gold

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: AUS  •  αA: 6-10%  •  βA: %  •  CoH: %  •  Oils: mL/100g

Vienna Gold is a hop variety that was grown widely in Australia several decades ago. However, due to the arrival of higher alpha varieties like Pride of Ringwood, it became less fashionable and was eventually discontinued. Vienna Gold is a highly vigorous growing variety that produces high yields of...

Other aroma descriptors include fruity & passion_fruit.

Yeoman

Purpose: Dual  •  Country: UK  •  αA: 12-16%  •  βA: 4-5%  •  CoH: 25%  •  Oils: 1.7-2.4 mL/100g

Yeoman has a strong English hop aroma with citrus notes. Discontinued....

Other aroma descriptors include citrus.

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