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Pictish Citra
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Brewed by Pictish
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Rochdale, England

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RATINGS: 11   MEAN: 3.48/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Cask;
Single Hopped Series.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (30713) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 31, 2013
From cask. Pours cloudy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is mild spiced, citrusy and grassy. Smooth fruity, peachy and lingering citrusy. Bitter and crisp fruity into the finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
evergreen0199 (1941) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2013
Cask at GBBF 2013, Olympia, London. A golden coloured pour with a medium white head on top. Hoppy malty aroma. Tastes hoppy, malty, citrus fruit, slightly bitter.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
bobinlondon (1256) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2013
Hand pulled cask on day one at the GBBF 2013. Pale gold with a lively white head. Excellent example of a single hop Citra session ale. Superb!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (13248) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2013
On tap at Gbbf 2013. Pale gold lasting white head. Itís ok good condition. Some sour ness not for me.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niall73 (1380) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2013
Cask at GBBF 2013. Pours a straw colour. Honey aroma. Light body. Not as hoppy as expected. Decent, a little watery. OK.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (34232) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 21, 2012

Cask (handpump) @ Star Inn, 7 Albert Street, West Yorkshire, Huddersfield, England HD1 3PJ.

Clear medium yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, pale malt, moderate hoppy, flowers, citrus, butter. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration, citrus, hoppy, dry, dry grass, buttery notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120121]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BrotherLogic (252) - California, USA - FEB 10, 2012
Reasonable citra beer - perhaps to oily but I guess thatís the point. As a single hop beer it was okay but as a beer itís a bit wrong

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
imdownthepub (9991) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 25, 2011
Cask conditioned at Moreton in Marsh Beer Fest í11. Hazy yellow gold with no head. I was able to taste this alongside the Oakham Citra and unfortunately it did lose out a little, this was lighter with a bitter lemon note. A lesser hop impact, but reasonably dry. Still a decent beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fin (7265) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2011
Cask, handpump at The Kings Head, Huddersfield Railway Station, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire 23.04.11 Touch eggy on the nose but after the sulphuor there is a very agreeable hoppiness, reasonably bitter. Not as crisp or fruity as some from Pictish, but well served good nick, good clarity. A7 A4 T7 P4 Ov14 3.6

4.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
gloryhunter (1) - USA - APR 29, 2010 does not count
A stunning alternative to Bishopís Farewell and all those other Grapefruity beers. Superb !!! And the brewer doesnít even care for it ????? Tried it in the Knott Bar, Deansgate Manchester


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