Brewed by Oakham
Style: American Pale Ale
Peterborough, England


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RATINGS: 567   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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.

k0mpsa's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
k0mpsa (2511) - Tuusula, - NOV 16, 2012
Bottle at salhojankadun pub. Hazy golden color, medium white head. Very nice citrus hoppy aroma. Taste is also nice, fresh hoppy citrus tast, grapefruit, nice mouthfeel. Overall, nice ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jimbo2 (247) - DENMARK - OCT 15, 2016
Very surprising, pleasant experience. Full of fruity hops, grassy, piney, good body for only 4,2.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
radassace (45) - SCOTLAND - OCT 3, 2016
500ml bottle from Waitrose. This is the first beer in a while that upon getting the aroma I have gone Wow ! Huge huge hoppy Citra aroma. Outstanding taste for a 4.6 % beer. Very refreshing considering how bitter this bad boy is !! Lovely the only thing I would say is I got a bit of a grass (weed) type smell of it, not that itís a bad thing but might put some people off. Will defo be buying again though.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GreenCat (37) - SLOVENIA - SEP 30, 2016
0,5l bottle. Pours golden crystal clear with frothy quickly disappearing white head. Aroma is citrus and some sweet muskmelon scent. Flavor is citrus, grapefruit and some gooseberry tropical notes. Body is light with medium mellow bitterness that lasts a long time. Carbonation is average, finish is dry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tbonde (315) - DENMARK - SEP 28, 2016
50 cl. bottle shared with Martin@Malmedy in straight glasses@appox 7 degrees c. Pours dark amber with medium off-white head. Clear hoppy aroma with lots of citric and pine notes with very subdued malt. The nose is very much reflected in the taste, where the herbal qualities of Citra hop, coupled with the aforementioned citurssy, grapefruity notes is very present. Low/medium carbonation and slightly watery, but given the ABV, it has lots of good hop taste, with a lasting, bitter aftertaste - again that grapefruit with a twist of pine. Nice APA - though you need ot be fond of your American hops!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mrol (252) - - SEP 22, 2016
Pours light orange with a tiny white head. Fruity and hoppy aroma with hints of citrus and lemon. Taste is bitter hints of citrus. Light body and nice finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
resetgoris (6) - Iasi, ROMANIA - SEP 13, 2016 does not count
500 ml bottle, served cold 10 degreea Celsius. Small head that lasts for a while, low carbination, good bouchet of aromas, not very pugent, citrus and other slight sour fruits, verry drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Baramba (977) - ITALY - SEP 5, 2016
On tap. Golden with small white head. Citrus aroma, malt. Bitter grassy flavour smooth end

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
malushky (73) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2016
Draught at Red Lion (Leytonstone). Clear golden with small white head, short-lived. Nice citrusy aroma. Taste of citrus and celery/veg. Short finish, low carbonation, medium dry. Decent beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
american8oy (8) - - AUG 29, 2016 does not count
Flaska v Green Pub Sturovo. Farba bledsia zlata, pena biela, pada pomalsie, vcelku husta. Vona hlavne citrusy, ale miesane s travovymi tonmi, avsak obe vone jemne. Chut pripomina vonu, travnate tony sa striedaju s citrusmy, horkost jemne vyssia, avsak nie velmi silna, ale dlhotrvajuca, zostava na jazyku. Toto pivo nesklamalo. Pri vybere som sa riadil recenziami. Chut sice nie je vyrazna, ale to ma prave na tomto pive bavilo. Prudko pitelne po cely vecer, aj vdaka nizsiemu obsahu alkoholu.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
grumpycrab (2) - ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2016 does not count
(Bottle) A clear bright gold colour with a small white head. Big citrus punch. Crisp and refreshing, a tiny bit of sweetness, medium bitter flavour with a dry bitter finish. Low carbonation so a nice mouthfeel. One of the best supermarket APA "swills" around. Morrisons £1.50 (4 for £6)

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