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Hops Used In Classic American Pilsner Recipes

Name Recipes Avg. Usage Usage Range
Saaz 87 32% 4% - 100%
Cascade 44 31% 5% - 100%
Tettnanger 21 27% 7% - 100%
Magnum 21 23% 4% - 60%
Citra 19 26% 5% - 86%
Columbus 16 20% 5% - 100%
Hallertau Mittelfruh 16 30% 13% - 100%
Hallertau Hersbrucker 16 34% 4% - 80%
Cluster 15 35% 3% - 100%
Amarillo 14 20% 4% - 67%
Perle 14 41% 17% - 100%
Chinook 12 23% 8% - 50%
Centennial 12 24% 4% - 52%
Domestic Hallertau 12 42% 13% - 100%
Northern Brewer 11 32% 19% - 75%
Mosaic 11 22% 4% - 35%
Nelson Sauvin 9 22% 4% - 45%
Willamette 9 33% 6% - 80%
Motueka 9 29% 8% - 60%
Crystal 8 24% 15% - 50%
Sterling 7 34% 7% - 100%
Liberty 6 49% 25% - 100%
Mount Hood 6 44% 33% - 67%
Simcoe 6 11% 4% - 22%
Lemondrop 5 32% 17% - 50%
Warrior 5 18% 7% - 33%
Galena 4 47% 20% - 100%
Fuggles 4 29% 19% - 40%
Nugget 4 38% 20% - 58%
Styrian Goldings 4 27% 20% - 40%
Spalt 4 59% 40% - 100%
El Dorado 3 43% 20% - 58%
Hersbrucker 3 20% 13% - 43%
East Kent Goldings 3 29% 6% - 80%
Strisselspalt 3 18% 8% - 38%
Hallertau Blanc 3 22% 5% - 33%
Pride of Ringwood 3 46% 25% - 100%
Wakatu 3 25% 21% - 28%
Sorachi Ace 3 21% 13% - 25%
Comet 2 24% 22% - 25%
Ultra 2 33% 25% - 50%
Pacifica 2 27% 20% - 33%
Santiam 2 27% 21% - 33%
Galaxy 2 33% 9% - 50%
Huell Melon 2 59% 40% - 97%
Riwaka 2 50% 13% - 100%
Brewmaster - Czech Saaz 2 29% 17% - 57%
Bravo 2 35% 6% - 50%
Goldings 2 44% 33% - 75%
Glacier 2 22% 17% - 25%
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