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Brewed by Oakham
Style: American Pale Ale
Peterborough, England

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RATINGS: 528   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Cask and bottle; Regular. 4.2% in cask.
The first of our single hop variety beers. We were the first brewery in the UK to use Citra. The beer proved so popular that we will be brewing it again. Permanent from January 2011.
A light refreshing beer with pungent grapefruit, lychee and gooseberry aromas leading to a dry, bitter finish.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
LazyPyro (220) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 4, 2015
500ml bottle. Clear golden colour, small but lasting white head with some lacing. Aroma is very hoppy - purely tart citrus fruits - grapefruit, orange rind, mango, some floral. Flavour is refreshingly citric, if a little overpowering in that respect. Low carbonation so a nice mouthfeel. Bittersweet citrus finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
djsilverspoon (2) - - DEC 2, 2015 does not count
On cask at the old bell, Edinburgh. No carbonation but retains head reasonably well. Pale slight haze. Easy drinking grassy, perfumed bitter finish. Good session ale at 4.2%. Aroma wash enter yet enticing with clear citra bittersweet notes.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
budedou (662) - Saint Etienne, FRANCE - NOV 29, 2015
Pale golden with a lasting white head. Aroma of citrus with grassy and floral notes, and a touch of bready malt. S

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tognetta (531) - Campinas, BRAZIL - NOV 22, 2015
Dourado escuro, translúcida. Espuma de media formação e pouca retenção. Aroma de lúpulo presente, tendendo para terroso, dulçor remete a lichia. Sabor levemente frutado, amargor leve, dulçor marginal. Corpo e carbonatação leves. Aftertaste refrescante, lupulado, final um pouco seco.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
EHSRanders (1917) - Tjele, DENMARK - NOV 21, 2015
Bottle. Clear golden color with medium creamy white mostly lasting head. Malty and Hoppy aroma and flavor.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hatzer (66) - Nuneaton, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2015
Aroma of pissy toilets head soapy dish water. But taste yeah baby this has everything its a safe one and not bad price 1.69

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
redders1974 (553) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - NOV 5, 2015
Superbly done apa golden colored with nice ringlets formed down glass, amazing aroma of un burnt skunk buds, Taste lychee mango pine all in abundance but a smoothness to it that works well.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
whoisghost (165) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - NOV 1, 2015
Light, bright orange with a thin crisp white head. A slight floral hop aroma mixed with some bubblegum and sweet butterscotch. Very light and refreshing as per the bottle’s promise - a bitterness that runs throughout, but no real dominant flavour as such. Very crisp finish and good carbination. Aroma and appearance had my hopes up high but the flavour failed to match.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Brew_Cat (107) - Athens, GREECE - OCT 20, 2015
33cl bottle@ Athens Craft Beer Expo (Zythognosia), during a food+beer pairing workshop. Was superbly paired with Secreto Imperico pork pancetta marinated into caramelized malts and coated with coffee beans, over a malt cookie. Pours dark orange with rich off-white head, good lacing, medium body. Beautiful aromas of citrus, orange peel, fruits, floral. Hoppy in general, with hints of cookies, caramel and malts on the tongue. A great IPA, and a mouth-watering pairing. Excellent experience! This week on tap @Pulp Pub, Koukaki. I’d love to have another pint!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
charlotte (5050) - rødovre, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2015
Bottle.Hazy golden colour with medium head.Aroma is dry bitter of hops and exotic fruits most mango lime even berries,nice crispy mouthfeels with low carbonation and good well balanced blend of hops and fruits.


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