ZA Hops, LLC is the premier source for South African hops for the US craft beer industry. South African hops offer craft brewers the ability to add diversity and new possibilities to their beer portfolio through their distinct and unique aromatic and flavor characteristics. All of our hops are grown by SAB Hop Farms (Pty) Limited in the Outeniqua Hop Region near George, South Africa. Varieties include Southern Passion, African Queen, Southern Star, Southern Aroma, and four new exciting experimental hops.
The Outeniqua Hop Region is unique amongst the world’s other major hop growing regions in that it has the shortest day length and it is situated around rugged coastal mountains adjacent to the Indian Ocean. These unique landscapes and growing conditions create hops with a terroir like no other in the brewing world. Join us in opening the door to new brewing adventures.