Galaxy Hop substitutes and hop flavour/profile

What do you do when you are unable to find Galaxy hops online or at your favourite homebrew shop? Fear not as you can easily substitute Galaxy hops with the below hop varieties with great results.


Galaxy Hops Flavour/Profile

Specific aroma descriptors include distinct passionfruit and clean citrus aromas

Galaxy Hops Usage

Good for bittering with tropical fruit flavors and very fragrant. Pale Ales, IPA\'s, Barley Wines

Galaxy Hops Substitutes

  • Simcoe
  • Citra
  • Amarillo any IPA type Hop

Galaxy Hop Characteristics

Also Known As
Characteristics Citrus, peach and passionfruit aromas
Purpose Bittering & Aroma
Alpha Acid Composition 11%-16%
Beta Acid Composition 5%-6.9%
Co-Humulone Composition 32%-42%
Country Australia
Cone Size
Cone Density
Seasonal Maturity Mid to late
Yield Amount
Growth Rate
Resistant to
Susceptible to
Ease of Harvest
Total Oil Composition 3-5 mL/100g
Myrcene Oil Composition 33%-67%
Humulene Oil Composition 1%-2%
Caryophyllene Oil 7%-9%
Farnesene Oil 2%-4%

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