Liberty Hops - Dried Leaf 100g An American hop often used in Lager and Pilsner. £7.59 Quantity: at £7.59 each Add To Basket 2 in stock. An American hop variety, which is similar to Hallertau and Hersbrucker and is used in Lagers, Pilsners, German Ales and Wheat beers for both bittering and aroma purposes. Hallertauer, Mount Hood and Crystal hops can be used as alternatives if Liberty is unavailable. Liberty Hops are used in Graham Wheeler's recipe for Adnams Explorer and Fullers Discovery. Its typical alpha acid levels are 3.0-6.0% depending on the harvest, so you may need to adjust the amounts used in your recipe to ensure that you match the target EBU value.