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RATINGS: 154   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.61   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 55   EST. CALORIES: 172   ABV: 5.75%
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India Pils Lager
Our spring seasonal offering brewed with 100 percent positive vibrations and single-hopped with Citra hops. The presence of the Citra hop is elevated by a clean fermenting lager yeast that allows the subtle Pilsner, Munich and Vienna malts to lay a crisp, bready foundation. The citrus and tropical fruit character of the Citra hop comes from kettle additions followed by a huge dose of ‘em again in the fermenter.


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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
HopBob (1) - - MAR 14, 2014 does not count
I had this on draft from a fresh growler. This beer is now on my short list of go-to hoppy beers. The hop aroma and flavor of this beer dominates in spectacular fashion.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ctplt777 (339) - - MAR 8, 2015
Good lord this is good. Highlights the citra hop beautifully. So much citrus, like an absolute massive citrus bomb. Nice sweet bready malt backbone, but the citra hops just make this beer what it is. So much flavor. Highly recommended. Cheers!

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
LKay (139) - Maryland, USA - MAR 12, 2015
The citrus and tropical fruit character of the Citra hop. Slightly sweet, but has a great bitter punch.

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Erzengel (5644) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - FEB 20, 2014
Thanks to ThirstyBird for this one!
Pale golden colour, nice white head. The beer starts as flowery-hoppy and fresh as the nose appears. Very nice typical citra-flavours - fresh green and grassy hops, nice hints of lemon. Ab very dry and very hop-based beer with a mild and nice bitterness. I like especially that there is nearly no sweetness or maltiness that could coincide and "harm" the great hop characteristics! The aftertaste is long, hoppy-intense, smooth, bloomy-flowery with a great citrus-fresh aftertaste that lasts long on the tongue.
Better can’t even be an IPA - a really great hoppy beer! --> 15/13/14/15

4.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
tim9887 (20) - USA - APR 5, 2014
Looks unfiltered - cloudy for a pils. Smells straight up like weed. Fortunately it tastes less like weed and more like a great thirst-quenching pils. Finishes dry leaving you wanting more.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
TheGuvnah07 (1) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 24, 2014 does not count
A wonderfully hoppy, yet sessionable lager for the spring and summer. Love the citra hops!

4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gooball201 (39) - Parsippany, New Jersey, USA - MAR 2, 2014
The real deal. 7.99 for a 6’er? This is an awesome beer for the money. Yes some of us really enjoy cat piss. New Zealand whites and Citra hops. Love it! Thanks for this as you did wrong by dropping Stovepipe

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MarkSachon (759) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 24, 2015
12 oz bottle. Nice clean citrus taste that does not overwhelm anything else. For a fruit beer this was quite enjoyable.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
EithCubes (5249) - New Jersey, USA - FEB 19, 2014
Bottle. Nose is beautiful Citra, lemon and pine with heavy crinkling Simcoe paper, some caramel bite and really awesome pithy/resinous character. Pours clear but rich sunny yellow and supports a dense, rocky bright white head, lots of lace. Taste is clear, medium-strong bitter with low astringency and a really nice whack of resin, woody and a little sticky with crisp carbonation and a somewhat bready resolution. I’d have called this dry, as the hops are very cleansing, but the fruitiness is strong and yanks the sweetness up in spurts and jerks. Earthy without dipping into caramel-land and very grassy. The fierce hop aftertaste is just awesome. A little too much booze showing, sort of an off-the-cuff lager, but the hops are wonderfully fresh and more than compensate. Medium body, refreshing, enjoyed this one a lot! And will be buying a sixer.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
merc7186 (2614) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - MAR 20, 2014
Aroma: Oranges, Pineapple, Mildly Grainy Appearance: Hazy Golden Straw hue, Passes Some Light, White Head, Outstanding Lacing Taste: Oranges, Grapefruit, Mild Peach Mouthfeel: Decent Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Sweet, Mildly Drying


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