OUR HOPS

Our mission is to help brewers and beer connoisseurs alike explore the terroir of Ontario Grown hops.  The fertile soils of Western Ontario impart uniqueness to the hops grown within them.  For a truly local experience, order a beer or cider using Ontario grown hops the next time you visit your favorite local establishment.
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AlphAroma (Rakau) 7-10% Alpha


A 1980’s triploid seedless smooth cone hybrid from New Zealand.  It is considered a super alpha aroma variety with very high potential yields. The unusually high alpha/oil profile makes this a very potent all- purpose hop.  In New Zealand, this varietal was rebranded as Rakau.  Expect aroma's of Stone Fruit, Red Licorice and Grassy notes.

Pale Ales, Lagers, IPA

Details

2020 Alpha 7.6% // Beta 2.8%
 

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Cascade 5-8% Alpha

Cascade have been a pillar of the brewing industry since its release in the 1970's.  This versatile Aroma hop is a standard for IPA styles.  Our Cascade have notes of Citrus and Mango

Pale Ales, Lagers, IPA's

Details

2020 Alpha 7.2% // Beta 8.3 %
 

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Centennial 6-10% Alpha

This Dual Pupose hop has abundant floral and citrus notes that will perform well in your next IPA

ESB, IPA, Pale Ales

Details

2020 Alpha 9.9 // Beta 4.7%
 

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Glacier 3.5-5% Alpha


This versatile hop is an excellent substitute for Fuggle, Willamette, Tettnang.  Our Glacier have notes of Citrus, Herbal, Earthy and hints of fruit.

ESB, IPA, Hefeweizen, Witbier, Lager

Details

2020 Alpha 5.0 // Beta 6.0%

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Newport 9-11% Alpha


This bittering hop is an excellent substitue for Galena, Magnum & Brewer's Gold.  Our Newport are earthy herbal and mild citrus.  

Blonde Ale, Pale Ale, Lager

Details

2020 Alpha 10.3% // Beta 8.0%
 

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Heritage 3-5% Alpha
Grown exclusively for Hespeler Brewing Co's "Heritage Gold Pilsner"


This truly Ontarian Hop was recovered from the former lands occupied the Preston Hop Yards, run by the Moore family of Waterloo Region over 100 years ago!  

Details

2020 Alpha 3.9% // Beta 3.8%
 

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*NEW* Triple Pearl 10-11% Alpha


Tropical citrus notes desired to create those juicy NEIPA styles

NEIPA, IPA

Details

2020 Alpha 10.1% // Beta 3.7%
 

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*NEW* Chinook 9-12% Alpha


A solid dual-purpose hop with notes of Pine and Grapefruit

IPA, Pale Ales

Details

2020 Alpha 9.3% // Beta 3.1%