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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 68   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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The first in our Purebred series of single hop A.P.A.s showcases the hop variety Citra. These are used for everything from bittering and flavor to aroma. The soft bitterness of the Citra hop makes this an extremely drinkable beer.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (10406) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Keg at World of Beer Charlottesville, 10/15/14. Pours a clear yellow with a thin creamy white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of citrus, candied citrus, tropical fruits, lime, lemongrass, pale malt. The taste is tropical, herbal, citrus hops, pale crackery malt. Medium bodied, mild lingering bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Alanthebeerguy (202) - - OCT 18, 2014
On draught at the Winston in Saskatoon. Pours fairly clear amber, decent head that flattens out, lots of lacing. Smells of pine, sweet toffee and lemon citrus. Taste is malty biscuit with a good balance of mild citrus hop. Easy drinking with moderate complexity. Nice beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
zutroye (2) - - OCT 17, 2014 does not count
Slightly below the Green Flash citra. They nailed the nose. Great job Laughing Dog!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Emeister84 (1534) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Aromas of sharp earthy hops, citrusy, somewhat piney. Clear deep gold with a mostly lasting white head. Dry, bitter, somewhat floral. Light-medium bodied.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Frahmo (316) - Idaho, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Amber pour with an off white head. Mild hop aroma and flavor with a bitter finish. Great way to show off the single hop flavor/aroma.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Sammy (9443) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 20, 2014
Fresh bottle from Zyn’s. Maybe you take hoppy beers overdue off shelf. I was going for the last chance free check, and this was one of the bottles. Not too drinkable but high acid yes.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maxwelldeux (4158) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - AUG 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours a mostly clear light amber color with a moderate off white head on there. Nose is lightly grassy and earthy, and doesn’t seem all that appealing. Taste is lightly bitter, but earthy and dirty. Not all that great for me.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dresden (1134) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - JUL 16, 2014
Dark gold, clear with white head. Aroma is citra - tropical fruit, light pine. Body is a bit nastier than I might prefer, but tough to go wrong I guess. Zd, this is not.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pinkzambia (1641) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Bottle: cloudy, murky gold color with an off-white head with some sticky lacing. Lemony, juniper shrub, ginger, and a peppery tanginess. Solid hop flavors with a sturdy malt backbone. Heavy body but also refreshing with some bitter cucumber peel in the aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steasy66 (1085) - Minnesota, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Little aroma. Straw with small white head. Clean finish with some bitterness.


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