Hops Overview

The list below shows all the hop varieties grown domesticly in New Zealand.

Title Calc Code/Denomination Aroma Alpha Organic Alpha Acid
Motueka 87.14-20 6.5-7.5 %
Pacifica 77-01 5.0-6.0 %
Riwaka 85.6-23 4.5-6.5 %
Wakatu 77-05 6.5-8.5 %
Nelson Sauvin 85-03-06 12-13 %
Green Bullet 65-3-82 11-14 %
Pacific Gem 13-15 %
Pacific Jade HORT1524 12-14 %
Dr. Rudi 68-4-96 10-12 %
Southern Cross 77-60 11-14 %
Kohatu HORT3829 6.0-7.0 %
Rakau 70-4-9 10.0-11.0 %
Sticklebract 12.3 %
Wai-iti HORT7709 2.5-3.5 %
Waimea HORT3953 16-19 %
Taiheke NZ Cascade 6-8 %
Chinook 12.1-12.2 %
Fuggle 6.1 %
Golding 4-4.2 %
Liberty 5.9 %
Styrian Golding 5.1-6.1 %
Willamette 6-7.6 %
Wye Challenger 8.9 %
Moutere HORT0605 17.5-19.5 %
PHP Alpha Acid Betasort descending Caryophyllene Citrus piney fraction Cohumulone Concentration Farnasene Floral estery fraction H:C ratio Humulene Myrcene Other Total oil
Styrian Golding 5.1-6.1 % 2.4-3.5 % 10.6 3.00 25-30 % 10.8 2.89 3:1 32.0 26.9 0.01 0.55
Fuggle 6.1 % 2.8-3.3 % 12.5 2.65 25-32 % 0.27 2.99 3.38:1 42.4 29.3 0.01 0.86
Willamette 6-7.6 % 3.8-3.9 % 0.01 30-35 % 5 20 30 0.01 1.5
Riwaka 4.5-6.5 % 4.0-5.0 % 4 5.9 32 % 233 1 2.8 3.4:1 9 68 0.01 1.5
Kohatu 6.0-7.0 % 4.0-5.0 % 11.5 3.5 21 % 180 0.3 2.7 3.2:1 36.5 35.5 0.01 1
Wai-iti 2.5-3.5 % 4.5-5.5 % 9 8 22-24 % 420 13 2.4 3.1:1 28 3 0.01 1.6
Golding 4-4.2 % 4.6-4.8 % 13.2 3.66 20-25 % 0.34 3.26 3.7:1 48.4 13.7 0.01 0.3
Liberty 5.9 % 4.7 % 9.57 2.83 24-30 % 0.25 2.84 3.7:1 35.2 36.7 0.01 0.71
Southern Cross 11-14 % 5-6 % 6.7 6.9 25-28 % 86 7.3 2.7 3.1:1 20.8 31.8 0.01 1.2
Motueka 6.5-7.5 % 5.0-5.5 % 2 18.3 29.0 % 107 12.2 4 12.6:1 3.6 47.7 10.4 0.8
Taiheke 6-8 % 5.0-5.5 % 5.4 6.1 37 % 180 6 2.2 2.8:1 14.5 53.6 0.01 1.1
Rakau 10.0-11.0 % 5.0-6.0 % 5.2 5.7 24 % 206 4.5 1.2 3.3:1 16.3 56 9 2.15
Wye Challenger 8.9 % 5.8 % 6.9 11.5 0.21 2.55 3.75:1 25.8 36.0 0.01 0.6
Nelson Sauvin 12-13 % 6-8 % 10.7 7.8 24 % 79 0.4 2.8 3.6:1 36.4 22.2 14 1.1
Pacifica 5.0-6.0 % 6.0 % 16.7 6.9 25 % 196 0.2 1.6 3.4:1 50.9 12.5 5.7 1
Green Bullet 11-14 % 6.5-7.0 % 9.2 7.9 38-39 % 65 0.3 2.3 3.8:1 28.2 38.3 0.01 1.1
Sticklebract 12.3 % 6.6 % 12.6 18 38 % 88 6.7 4.7 2:1 25.5 15.1 0.01 0.8
Dr. Rudi 10-12 % 7-8.5 % 10.1 8 33 % 97 0.5 2.4 3.3:1 33.2 29.2 0.01 1.3
Pacific Gem 13-15 % 7-9 % 11 9.4 37 % 78 0.3 1.8 3.2:1 29.9 33.3 0.01 1.2
Waimea 16-19 % 7-9 % 2.6 6.2 22-24 % 126 5 2.1 3.7:1 9.5 60 0.01 2.1
Pacific Jade 12-14 % 7.0-8.0 % 10.2 6.5 24 % 92 0.3 2.4 3.6:1 32.9 33.3 14.4 1.4
Chinook 12.1-12.2 % 7.6 % 7.56 7.49 29-34 % 0.08 3.96 2.29:1 17.3 38.5 16.7 0.89
Moutere 17.5-19.5 % 8.0-10.0 % 5.8 5.9 26 % 94 0.3 2 2.19:1 15.2 22.2 10.9 1.7
Wakatu 6.5-8.5 % 8.5 % 8.2 9.5 28-30 % 124 6.7 3.2 1.9:1 16.8 35.5 17 1