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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.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fiulijn (16424) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 12, 2015
Bottle from Happy’s Market, Ellensburg, WA
Good dry APA, but it has almost more herbaceous content than the citrusy power expected by this hop. the aroma is also a bit bready. The final is sharp, almost metallic.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (15646) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 3, 2012
Draft. Bright and clear golden color, fluffy white head. Beautiful pineapple and lemon aroma. Taste is smooth and balanced hay and lemon.

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.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Sammy (9450) - 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.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jercraigs (8423) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 11, 2015
2015-06-05. Very lightly hazy golden orange body with a small white head. 3+ Aroma starts out quite green and hoppy, musky then resin notes and some citrus. Flavour is similarly green up front, moderate resin, tropical fruit and mild citrus. Average bodied palate, good carbonation. Very drinkable. On tap at Edmonton Craft Beer Festival.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (7876) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 6, 2013
Bottle, shared with my father in law. Hazy orange-tinted gold. Lemony pine aroma, slightly soapy. Bright hoppy palate, pleasant bitter finish, crackery cereal malts. Nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (7581) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 9, 2013
Bottle - Fresh pine and little else. Clear gold with a thin white head. Pine and resin, with a balanced bitterness. Nice but one sided, as expected with a single hop. The resin is a bit overwhelming and lingers.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
douglas88 (7185) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 18, 2012
On tap at GABF 2012. Pours a clear orange/copper color with a medium white head. A smooth big nose of oranges. A similar and simple clean citra flavor with light lemon rind. Low bitterness. Good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
blipp (6892) - San Diego, California, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Draft. Pours orange with a white head. Juicy lemony/tangerine citrus, lighter floral notes, and a medium bitter finish. Good balance of hop flavor and hop bitterness. Clean pale malty base. Awesome.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
after4ever (6641) - Brier, Washington, USA - AUG 3, 2013
22. Pours a cloudy burnished dark amber with a loose white head. Lots of lace. Biscuity toasty nose. Not much else. Creamy medium body with soft carb. Toasty mid palate, mild caramel, lots of biscuit. Nutty finish. More of an ESB, really.


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