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The Citizen can best be summed up as "a trip around the world in a can". We start off with our classic recipe that contains American and British hops, and pair them with a distinctive Belgian yeast for a taste that brings together a little bit of everywhere. The Citizen’s nose is of delicate yet floral hops, becoming more fragrant as it warms. This, along side a sweet malt finish, strikes a wonderfully drinkable balance that will bring you all the way back to our nation’s capital. Become a Citizen of the world, one sip at a time!

KUEric's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KUEric (886) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 2, 2012
Liht orange in color, but crisp green apple, with a hint of banana in the flavors. Rather sweet and yeasty. Not much hops, rather sweet and not much standing out. Not my favorite DC Brau.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hombrepalo (1882) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 7, 2015
12oz can. Poured cloudy orange body with long-lasting thick white head. Malty caramel aroma with some floral aspects. Earthy doughy taste with a nutty sweetness. Somewhat spicy finish, but generally smooth and well-balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
conway (1687) - - JAN 1, 2015
Can. Nice and drinkable. Heavy on grain with corn and bread, supported with citrus and floral notes. Solid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SG111 (229) - - DEC 24, 2014
Canned. Pours a clear golden color with a white head. Aroma is banana, clove, honey, malt, little bit of wheat. Flavor is a little more hoppy than expected, but very welcome. Banana, clove and wheat. Little bit of orange and lemon. Nice bitter hop finish. Overall really nice. Not sure why it’s ranked so poorly.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tonkun (930) - New Jersey, USA - DEC 14, 2014
Can. Cloudy copper pour with a finger of white head. Tropical fruit, yeast, hop. Medium body. crispy watery finish. A bit more body would be better

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ottertheoracle (2) - Maryland, USA - DEC 8, 2014 does not count
golden, white foam, perhaps too complex not getting it to blend perfectly. Yeast.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Artichoke (81) - California, USA - NOV 19, 2014
Lemon yeast malt aroma. No head, this a kind of mixed beer. You can taste the Belgian yeast, but something is not quite right.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
miyauchi38 (400) - chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 17, 2014
ペールエール バナナみたい& 美味しい

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (7498) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 29, 2014
12 oz can. DOB 08/15/2014. (Chevy Chase Liquor) Washington, DC.
Slightly cloudy golden colour with a tiny white head. Honey sweetness, mild yeasty notes and malt in the aroma. The flavour is yeast, yeasty bitterness, honey sweetness and malt. Not that great Belgian blonde.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
joeyplush (648) - Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Cans on sale at whole foods. Cloudy orange color with a thin white head and foam that rims the glass. Aroma of apple, pear and yeast. Taste is carbonated with pear juice and apple juice. Palate is flat despite the carbonated start. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerScout49 (31) - - OCT 9, 2014
I can see why it just won an award. Sweet aroma with a golden hue. Not a thick head. Nice malty and sweet combination. A definite do again.

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