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RATINGS: 161   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63/5   EST. CALORIES: 172   ABV: 5.75%
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This light and crisp ale is sure to capture your taste buds. Not quite a pale ale not quite an IPA. This is our flagship beer which is brewed exclusively with citra hops. The aroma is an intoxicating bouquet of grapefruit, tropical fruit, lemon, and pine.


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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Frank (3971) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 26, 2016
This one really smacks you in the nose w/ the hops when you open it. I like it. It is slightly hazed w/ a creamy head. The2015 hop harvest wasnít my favorite for Citra but it works well here, lots of lemon and floral notes along w/ some pine. This is fairly full bodied but reasonably dry w/ gentle carbonation lending a thick creaminess to it. It finishes fairly mild w/ just a little hint of bitterness. This is a nice and drinkable APA. I could see myself drinking it fairly regularly.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jmohno (1508) - Iowa, USA - APR 24, 2016
Lightly hazed gold, thick fluffy head, lots of lace. Nice citrusy aroma, all of the above, medium/light aroma. Mild malt, caramel malt. Taste is sweet and citrusy, nice malt body, nice resiny finish. Light sweet caramel malts, lemon,light fruit, citrus, light pine. Nice refreshing summery pale ale, but its not real light or light in body. Really nice pale ale.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Terminus (3545) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - APR 23, 2016
Can thanks to a friend of a friend getting way drunk and leaving his beer behind at a cookout. Pours orange hue with some particulates. Nose is all citra all the way itís like cascade on steroids. Flavors profile that of snpa with a bit more hop punch. More Ibus and some nice crackers malt profile. This can maybe a month or 2 old but still tasty. Would like a fresh tap sample.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christpuncher (2738) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 15, 2016
Aroma of orange. Flavor is very thin, hoppy and some citrus. Very similar to zombie dust and probably better citra is so overdone and I am not impressed. Pours light yellow with a white head. Had out of a can.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
alktrio (9) - Michigan, USA - FEB 5, 2016 does not count
Great aroma and very well balanced. Not overly bitter, lots of juicy tropical fruit flavors.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pbzbo (11) - - JAN 25, 2016
Poured from 12 oz bottle. Grassy, citrus aroma, very little tropical fruit. Very strong grapefruit with a lingering resiny mouthfeel. Decent malt balance but no remarkable malty notes. I enjoyed this beer but wished for a cleaner finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SG111 (1228) - New York, USA - DEC 12, 2015
Bottled. No clear date. Pours light golden, slight straw, white head. Aroma is Citra heavy. Slightly dank, orange, mango, lemon, really nice. Flavor is orange and lemon rind heavy. Solid citrus flavor. Well done.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
patrick767 (3988) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - NOV 22, 2015
bottle - Gold pour with a lingering white head. It definitely has a citrus smell. It tastes very fruity/citrusy too with pale malt providing a good balance. Itís medium bodied and has a dry finish with lingering bitterness. Very tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mstrcrwly (952) - New York, USA - OCT 8, 2015
bottle poured into a snifter..golden with a fluffy white head..aroma of grapefruit,lemon peel,orange..tastes like it smells but kind of thin and not very flavorful..just ok.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chucklemation (1400) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - OCT 6, 2015
Pours a pale gold with a long-lasting white foam head. Aroma is citrus, floral, lemon, spicy notes. Flavor is a tangy citrus, lemon, and floral hops, with a moderate touch of bitterness and a crisp finish. Solid.


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