Hop Substitution List

Hop Substitution List

Below is a list of Hops with their alpha acids and substitutes.

We don't stock all of these hops, but we most likely have a substitute for them. So if you have found a recipe that you like, this is a good guide to find matching hops.


Hop Alpha Type (Bittering/Aroma) Substitutes
Admiral 13%-16.2% Bittering Chinook | Northdown | Challenger | Centennial | Cascade (US) | Amarillo | Target
African Queen 10%–17.0% Dual Purpose Amarillo | Cascade | Mosaic | Simco | Citra
Ahtanum 4%-6.3% Aroma Cascade Amarillo
Amarillo 8%-11% Aroma Cascade (US) | Centennial | Ahtanum™ | Chinook | Summer
Amethyst 2%-6% Aroma Saaz | Loral
Apollo 15%-20% Bittering Nugget | Columbus | Zeus
Apolon 10%-12% Dual Purpose Syrian Goldings | Brewers gold | Syrian Aurora
Aquila 6.7%-8.9% Aroma Cluster | Galena
Aramis 7.9%-8.3% Aroma Willamette | Challenger | Ahtanum
Archer 4%%-6% Aroma Willamette | Challenger | Strisselspalt
Ariana 9%-13% Dual Purpose Mandarina Bavaria | Hallertau Blanc
Atlas (Styrian Atlas) 9%-11% Aroma Brewers gold | Syrian Aurora | Apolon
Azacca 14%-16% Dual Purpose Citra | Galaxy | Mosaic
Banner 8.4%-13% Bittering Aquila | Cluster | Galena
Belma 9.4%-12.1% Dual Purpose Summer | Huell Melon
Bitter Gold 15.4%-18.8% Bittering Galena | Nugget
Boadicea 7%-10% Aroma Green Bullet | Cascade | Columbus | Chinook
Bouclier 5.2%-9% Dual Purpose Chinook
Bramling Cross 5%-7.8% Dual Purpose Whitbread Golding
Bravo 14%-17% Bittering Columbus | Zeus
Brewer’s Gold 8.1%-13.1% Bittering Cascade | Bullion
Brewer’s Gold, UK 7.1%-11.3% Bittering Bullion | Cascade | Galena | Northern Brewer (US) | Northdown
Bullion, UK 5.3%-9.5% Bittering Columbus | Northern Brewer | Galena | Chinook | Brewer’s Gold
Bullion, USA 6.7%-12.9% Bittering Columbus | Northern Brewer | Galena | Chinook | Brewer’s Gold
Calicross 5.8%-7.9% Dual Purpose Cluster
Calypso 12%-14% Dual Purpose Galena | Cascade | Huell Melon
Canadian Redvine 5%-6% Aroma Newport | Magnum | Galena
Cascade, USA 4.5%-8.9% Dual Purpose Centennial | Amarillo | Columbus | Ahtanum
Cashmere 7.7%-9.1% Dual Purpose Cascade
Cekin 6%-8% Aroma Styrian Goldings | Brewers gold | Styrian Aurora
Centennial 9.5%-11.5% Dual Purpose Chinook | Galena | Nugget | Zeus | Columbus
Challenger 6.5%-9% Dual Purpose Perle, USA
Chelan 12%-14.5% Bittering Galena | Nugget
Chinook 12%-14% Dual Purpose Galena | Eroica | Nugget | Bullion
Chinook, NZ 12%-14% Dual Purpose Galena | Eroica | Nugget | Bullion
Citra 10%-15% Dual Purpose Simcoe | Cascade | Centennial
Cluster 5.5%-9% Dual Purpose Eroica | Galena
Columbia 6.8%-11.5% Dual Purpose Fuggle | Williamette
Columbus 14%-16% Dual Purpose Zeus | Galena | Chinook | Nugget | Centennial | Millenium
Comet 9.4%-12.4% Dual Purpose Galena
Crystal 2.8%-4.4% Aroma Liberty | Mount Hood | Hallertau, GER | Ultra
Dana 11%-16% Dual Purpose Bobek | Celeia
Defender 3.3%-6% Aroma Density
Delta 5.5%-7% Aroma Cascade | Nelson Sauvin | Fuggle | Willamette
Denali 13%–15% Dual Purpose Nugget | Zueus
Dr. Rudi 10%-12% Dual Purpose Green Bullet
East Kent Goldings 5%-6% Aroma Golding, UK | Whitbread Golding | Progress
Ekuanot (Equinox) 14.5%-15.5% Aroma Huell Melon | El Dorado
El Dorado 13%-17% Dual Purpose Galena | Ekuanot
Ella 13.4%-19.2% Aroma Cascade | Citra
Endeavour 8%-10.5% Dual Purpose Brambling Cross | Pilgram
Enigma 16.7%-19.4% Aroma Nelson Sauvin | Huell Melon
Epic 3%-5% Dual Purpose Fuggle | Mandarina Bavaria
Eroica 7.1%-14.9% Dual Purpose Bullion | Brewer’s Gold | Galena
Eukanot® 14.5%-15.5% Aroma Huell Melon | El Dorado
Eureka 18%-19% Dual Purpose Columbus | Apollo
Falconer’s Flight 11%-12% Dual Purpose Falconers Flight 7C’s | Cascade | Columbus | Centennial
Falconer’s Flight 7C’s Blend 9%-10% Dual Purpose Falconers Flight | Cascade | Columbus | Centennial
First Gold 5.6%-9.3% Dual Purpose Willamette | East Kent Golding | Styrian Golding
Flyer 8.3%-14.5% Dual Purpose Willamette | Goldings
Fuggle, Organic 3%-5.6% Aroma Fuggle, USA | Willamette | Styrian | Golding
Fuggle, USA 4%-5.5% Aroma Fuggle, UK | Willamette | Styrian | Golding | Tettnanger (GR)
Fuggle 3%-5.6% Aroma Fuggle, USA | Willamette | Styrian Golding | Tettnanger | Newport | Wakatu
Galaxy 11%-16% Dual Purpose Citra | Amarillo | Centennial
Galena 12%-14% Aroma Nugget | Columbus | Zeus
Gargoyle 7.50% Aroma Cluster | Ivanhoe
German Spalt Select 2.5%-5.5% Aroma Saaz
German Tradition 5%-7% Aroma Hallertau Mittelfruh | Liberty | Hersbrucker
Glacier 3.3%-9.7% Dual Purpose Willamette | Fuggle, USA | Tettnanger (GR)
Goldings, NZ 4%-4.2% Dual Purpose East Kent Goldings
Goldings, UK 4%-7% Aroma Fuggle | East Kent Golding | Styrian Golding
Goldings, USA 4%-6% Aroma Fuggle | East Kent Golding | Styrian Golding
Goldings, B.C. 4%-7% Aroma East Kent Golding | Golding, USA | Fuggle | Willamette
Green Bullet 11%-15% Dual Purpose Dr Rudi | Liberty | Hallertauer
Hallertau. GER 3.5%-3.5% Aroma Hallertauer Tradition | Hallertauer Mittelfrüh | Hallertau, NZ | Crystal | Liberty | Mount Hood
Hallertau, NZ 7%-9% Aroma Hallertauer Tradition | Hallertauer Mittelfrüh | Hallertau, GER | Crystal | Liberty | Mount Hood
Hallertau, USA 3.5%-5.5% Aroma Mount Hood | Liberty | Crystal | Hallertauer Mittelfrüh | Hallertauer Tradition
Hallertau Blanc 9%-12% Aroma Nelson Sauvin
Hallertau Gold 7%-10% Aroma Hallertauer Mittelfrüh | Tettnanger | East Kent Golding
Hallertau Magnum 11%-16% Bittering Hallertauer Taurus | Columbus | Nugget
Hallertau Taurus 12.3%-17.9% Dual Purpose Citra | Magnum, USA | Tradition
Hallertau Tradition 4.6%-7% Aroma Hallertau Mittelfrüh | Liberty
Hallertauer Mittelfrüh 3.0%-5.5% Aroma Liberty | Hallertau, USA
Helga (Southern Hallertau) 5.4%-7.3% Aroma Mount Hood | Hallertauer Mittelfrüh
Herald 11.9%-12.8% Dual Purpose Pioneer
Herkules 12%-17% Dual Purpose Chinook
Hersbrucker 2%-5% Aroma Hallertauer Tradition | Spalter Select | Mount Hood | Strisselspalter | Hallertau | Liberty
Horizon 8.8%-16.5% Dual Purpose Hallertauer Magnum
Huell Melon 6.9%-7.5% Aroma Ekuanot | Cascade
Idaho #7 13%-15% Aroma Mosaic | Citra
Ivanhoe 7.3%-8% Aroma Galena | Cluster | Northern Brewer
Jarrylo 15%-17% Dual Purpose Taurus | Calypso | Huell Melon
Jester 7%-9% Aroma Cascade | Challenger
Junga 10.0%-13.0% Dual Purpose Nugget | Target
Kazbek 5%-8% Aroma Saaz | Premiant
Kirin II 8.00% Dual Purpose Saaz | Loral
Kohatu 6.80% Aroma Citra | Motueka
Legacy 7.8%-8.4% Dual Purpose Cluster | Galena | Northern Brewer
Lemondrop 5%-7% Dual Purpose Cascade | Centennial | Mandarina Bavaria
Liberty 3%-6% Aroma Hallertau | Mount Hood | Tradition | Strisselspalter
Loral 10%-12% Aroma Strisselspalt | Tardif De Bourgogne | Tettnag | Nuget
Lublin (Lubelski) 3%-5% Aroma Saaz | Sterling
Magnum, GER 12%-14% Bittering Hallertauer Taurus | Columbus | Nugget
Magnum, USA 10%-14% Bittering Magnum (GER) | Horizon |
Mandarina Bavaria 8.5%-10.5% Aroma Columbus | Nugget
Marynka 9%-12% Dual Purpose Tettnanger
Mathon White 4.4%-6.7% Aroma Bramling | East Kent Golding | Progress | Whitbread Golding
Medusa 3.5%-5% Aroma Zappa
Melba 7%-10% Dual Purpose Galaxy
Meridian 5.%-6.5% Aroma Citra | Glacier | Centennial
Merkur 12%-16.2% Dual Purpose Magnum (GR)
Millennium 14.5%-16.5% Bittering Columbus | Nugget | Summit
Mosaic 11.5%-13.5% Dual Purpose Simcoe | Citra | Nugget
Motueka 6.5%-8.5% Dual Purpose Saaz | Sterling | liberty
Moutere (Brooklyn) 15.5%-18% Dual Purpose Citra | Simcoe
Mt. Hood 4%-8% Aroma Crystal | Strisselspalter | Hersbrucker
Mt. Rainier 5%-8.1% Dual Purpose Hallertauer | Fuggle
MultiHead 3.5%-5.5% Dual Purpose Medusa
Nelson Sauvin 12%-13% Dual Purpose Pacific Jade | Pacifica
Neo1 7%-9% Dual Purpose lemon drop
Newport 13.5%-17% Bittering Galena
Northdown 7%-10% Dual Purpose Challenger
Northern Brewer, GER 7%-10% Bittering Perle | Northern Brewer, UK | Northern Brewer, USA | Chinook | Galena | Magnum
Northern Brewer, UK 9.50% Dual Purpose Northern Brewer, USA | Northern Brewer, GER
Northern Brewer, USA 8%-10% Dual Purpose Northern Brewer, GER | Northern Brewer, UK | Chinook
Nugget 9.5%-14% Dual Purpose Galena | Columbus | Magnum
Olympic 10.6%-13.8% Dual Purpose Galena | Nugget
Opal 13%-14% Dual Purpose East Kent Golding | Tettnang | Syrian Goldings
Orion 8%-9% Dual Purpose Perle
Outeniqua 12%-13.5% Bittering Southern Star
Pacific Crest 3.90% Aroma Saaz | Fuggle | Tettnang
Pacific Gem 13%-16% Dual Purpose Galena | Pacific Jade
Pacific Jade 12%-14% Aroma Galena | Pacific gem
Pacific Sunrise 12.5%-14.5% Bittering Pacific Gem
Pacifica 5%-6% Aroma Hallertau Mittelfrüh | Perle
Pahto 17%-20% Bittering East Kent Goldings
Palisade® 5.5%-9.5% Aroma Willamette
Pekko 13%-16% Dual Purpose Heull Melon | El Dorado | Saaz
Perle 8%-9% Dual Purpose Northern Brewer, USA | Northern Brewer, GER | Magnum
Perle, USA 6%-10% Dual Purpose Northern Brewer, USA | Northern Brewer, UK | Northern Brewer, GER | Magnum
Phoenix 8.5%-13.5% Dual Purpose Northdown | Challenger
Pilgrim 9%-13% Dual Purpose Target | Challenger
Pilot 8%-11.5% Bittering Galena
Pioneer 8%-10% Dual Purpose East Kent Golding
Polaris 18%-23% Dual Purpose Northern Brewer, GER
Precoce de Bourgogne 3.40% Aroma Tardif de Bourgogne
Premiant 8%-12.5% Aroma Saaz | Kazbek
Pride of Ringwood 7%-11% Bittering Galena | Cluster | Centennial
Progress 6%-7.5% Aroma Fuggle, UK | East Kent Goldings
Rakau 5.8%-10.9% Dual Purpose Summit | Amarillo
Relax 0.25% Aroma Heull Melon
Riwaka 4.5%-6.5% Aroma Saaz
Rubin 10%-14% Dual Purpose Saaz | Strisselspalt
Saaz, Czech 2.5%-4.5% Aroma Premiant | Kazbek | Sterling | Lubin | Saaz, USA
Saaz, U.S.A 3%-4.5% Aroma Saaz
Santiam 5%-8% Aroma Spalt | Tettnang
Saphir 2%-4.5% Aroma Hallertau Mittelfrüh
Savinjski Golding 2.8%-6% Aroma Saaz | Tettnang
Simcoe® 12.0%-14.0% Dual Purpose Summit | Citra | Mosaic
Sladek 4.5%-8% Aroma Saaz
Smaragd 4%-6% Dual Purpose Hallertau Gold
Sonnet Golding 2.6%-6% Aroma Saaz | East Kent Golding | Crystal | Strisselspalt | Hersbrucker
Sorachi Ace 11.5%-16% Dual Purpose Liberty | Lemondrop
Southern Brewer 5.6%-12% Bittering Southern Promise
Southern Cross 13%-14% Dual Purpose Simcoe
Southern Dawn 10%-12% Dual Purpose Southern Brewer | Southern Promis
Southern Promise 9.5%-11.5% Dual Purpose Southern Brewer | Southern Promis
Southern Star 12%-14% Bittering Outeniqua
Sovereign 4.5%-6.5% Bittering Fuggle
Spalt 2.5%-5.7% Aroma Saaz | Tettnang | Santiam | Liberty | Hallertau
Spalt Spalter 2.5%-5.7% Aroma Saaz | Tettnanger | Santiam | Liberty | Hallertau
Spalter Select 3%-6.5% Aroma Saaz | Tettnanger | Spalt | Hersbrucker | Perle | Hallertau Tradition
Sterling, USA 4.5%-9% Dual Purpose Saaz | Mt Hood
Sticklebract 13%-14.2% Dual Purpose Northern Brewer, GER
Strisselspalt 1.8%-5.7% Aroma Mount Hood | Crystal | Hersbrucker
Styrian Aurora 7.2%-12.6% Dual Purpose Styrian Golding | Northern Brewer
Styrian Bobek 3.5-9.3% Dual Purpose Fuggle | Willamette | Styrian Golding
Styrian Celeia 3%-6% Dual Purpose Saaz | Bobek | Styrian Golding
Styrian Goldings, NZ 4.5%-7.5% Aroma Fuggle, USA
Summer 5.6%-6.4% Aroma Belma | Palisade
Summit™ 16%-18% Bittering Columbus | Simcoe | Millennium | Warrior
Sun 12%-16% Bittering Magnum | Galena | Zeus
Super Galena 13%-16% Bittering Nugget | Columbus | Zeus | Chinook | Pride of Ringwood | Eroica | Newport | Cluster | Brewers Gold
Super Pride 13.5%-15% Bittering Pride of Ringwood
Sussex 4.3%-5.8% Aroma Progress | Whitbread Golding | Fuggle
Sybilla 6%-8% Dual Purpose Bobek | Lubelski | Saaz | Fuggle
Sylva 5.6%-7.3% Aroma Hallertau Mittelfrüh | Helga | Saaz
Tahoma 7.2%-8.2% Aroma Mandarina Bavaria | Lemondrop
Taiheke 6%-8% Dual Purpose Hallertau | Goldings
Tardif de Bourgogne 7.2%-8.2% Aroma Precoce de Bourgogne
Target 8%-12.5% Dual Purpose Willamette | Fuggle
Teamaker 0.6%-1.8% Aroma Crystal | Fuggle
Tettnang 3%-5.8% Dual Purpose Spalt | Hersbrucker | Saaz
Tettnang, USA 4%-5% Dual Purpose Fuggle | Santiam | Spalt
Tillicum 13.5%-15.5.% Bittering Galena | Chelan
Tomahawk 14%-18% Dual Purpose Columbus | Zeus
Topaz 13.7%-17.7% Dual Purpose Summit | Apollo
Triple Pearl 9%-11% Dual Purpose Mandarina Bavaria | Huell Melon
Triskel 8%-9% Aroma Strisselspalt | Ahtanum | Centennial | Chinook | Simcoe
Ultra 3%-5% Aroma Tettnanger, GER | Saaz
Vanguard 4.40%-6% Aroma Liberty | Mount Hood
Vic Secret 14%-17% Dual Purpose Galaxy
Viking 8%-10% Aroma Saxon
Vital 14%-17% Dual Purpose Chinook
Vojvodina 6.1%-10.5% Dual Purpose Northern Brewer | Goldings
Wai-iti 2.5%-3.5% Aroma Kahatu
Waimea 16%-19% Dual Purpose Pacific Jade | Pacific gem | Columbus
Wakatu 6.5%-8.5% Dual Purpose Hallertauer Mittelfrüh
Warrior® 14.5%-18% Bittering Nugget
Whitbread Golding (WGV) 5%-7.5% Dual Purpose East Kent Goldings | Progress
Willamette 4%-6% Aroma Fuggle | Styrian Golding | Tettnanger | Glacier | Styrian Golding
Willamette, NZ 4%-6% Aroma Fuggle | Styrian Golding | Tettnanger, USA | Glacier | Styrian Golding
Wye Challenger 5%-9% Dual Purpose Perle, USA | Northern Brewer | Admiral
Yakima Gold 8.8%-10.5% Dual Purpose Cluster | Chinook
Zeus 13%-17.5% Bittering Columbus
Zlatan 5.20% Aroma Saaz | Hallertau
Zythos® 10%-12.5% Dual Purpose Citra | Simcoe | Amarillo

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