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Photos of the Charles Faram hop suppliersPortland and Yakima sites

Hop suppliers and much, much more

Hop suppliers and much, much more

We’ve been hop suppliers in the UK for over 150 years, so we’ve got a lot of hop history.  Charles Faram Hop Merchants and Factors has a large range of hop varieties available from stock in both vacuum packed leaf hops and Type 90 (T90) pellets. 

Experiencing rapid growth, our USA branch looks to meet all of the same high standards our UK office has become known for. 

Varieties come from the UK, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Poland, Slovenia, New Zealand and the USA. Faram’s provides an artist’s palette of flavours to create every type and style of beer from the traditional varieties to exciting new developmental varieties from Faram’s own breeding and development programme. Our own varieties include Archer®, Godiva™, Harlequin™, Jester®, Minstrel®, Mystic® and Olicana®.

Not just hops suppliers

While hops are certainly our specialty we also carry a wide range of craft European malts through Boortmalt and brewing supplies through Murphy & Son. We aim to satisfy any need a brewer may have!

Ask us anything

At Charles Faram we can help you with brewing technical advice and variety recommendations

Our locations

Our main office is conveniently located in the brewer’s paradise that is Portland OR while our cold store warehouse is in the US hop capital, Yakima WA

Hop history

We’ve come a long way since the standard three hop varieties on offer and the base in the old hop market in Worcester city centre.  Hop picking has become more mechanised and brewery numbers all over the world have increased dramatically.  Tastes and trends have changed, and so too have the hops.  Check out our hop development page to find out the commitment that the industry is making to ensure that we can help brewers to create great beer.

Photo of Charles Faram found of Charles Faram hop merchants and factors
Charles Faram in 1921
Photo of the hop market building in Worcester taken in 2015
The Hop Market, Worcester, 2015
Photo of Worcester Hop Market in 1902 before it was rebuilt
Worcester Hop Market in 1902 before it was rebuilt

History as hop suppliers gallery

Photo of Worcester Hop Market in 1902 before it was rebuilt
Worcester Hop Market in 1902 before it was rebuilt
Photo of the Hop Market Lantern still hanging outside the Hop Market
The Hop Market lantern, Worcester
Photo of the words Hop Market are embossed in the brick work
The Hop Market, Worcester
Photo of a plaque saying "Apartments 1-10 The hop warehouse"
The Hop Warehouse, Worcester
Photo of the front of the Hop Merchant building in Worcester
Hop Merchant building, Worcester, 2015
Photo of sculpture detail in the Worcester buildings
Worcester, 2015
Photo of a street in Worcester
Worcester, 2015
Photo of the entrance to the hop warehouses. The signage says "Worcester hop market warehouses"
Worcester hop market warehouse taken in 2015
Photo of the old hop market gates painted in black and gold
The Hop Market gates taken in 2015
Photo of an old building in Worcester. Worrcester is dripping with history
Worcester, 2015
Photo of an old Charles Faram box and logo
The Charles Faram logo in 2013
Photo of the Newland site from above
Charles Faram, Newland, taken in 2018
Photo of the inside of the Charles Faram cold store
The Charles Faram cold store taken in 2018
Photo of the Charles Faram hop suppliers office in Newland
The new Charles Faram office taken in 2016
Aerial photo of the Charles Faram site in Newland Worcestershire
Charles Faram, Newland, UK