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RATINGS: 265   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.08   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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This single hop ale showcases the Citra hop. Named for the largest T-rex fossil ever discovered, she roars with ferocious aromas of grapefruit, citrus, mango and evergreen. Delicate in body with a mild bite in the finish.

Admin Note: Previously brewed as a 5.8% ABV offering, current and future batches are listed at 7% ABV per a tweak and translating the beer to a larger 30 bbl system. Tweaks may continue to change this ABV slightly as they settle on an official end product.


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3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gregwilsonstl (1094) - Missouri, USA - MAR 2, 2013
Citrusy and earthy. Light body. Cloudy. Pine. No head. Very slight carbonation. Pretty good.


4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Johnsense (805) - - SEP 27, 2014
Gld amber pour with a thumb of white head. Big mango peach aroma. Taste, mango, peach, very slightly catty, grassy, herbal. Medium body. Id take it over zombie dust!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
sherdliska (3) - Fairfax, Iowa, USA - SEP 23, 2014 does not count
Fantastic beer, fruity aroma, hoppy and delicious. The more I drink the more I crave ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 20/20
Christpuncher (1188) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 23, 2014
an incredible blend of hopps and fruit make this extremely smooth to drink sweet orange start with a nice slightly bitter finish. smells piney and itruscy. had a bottle pour from kaser. gold in color with a white head.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
vtafro (3489) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - SEP 17, 2014
Bottle. Orange pour with tan head. Herbal and grassy aromas. Herbal and floral hop flavors, dank but with a bit of malt presence. Will have to try again.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rasmus40 (11274) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2014
Bottle from Mikkeller, Viktoriagade. Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and rather hoppy - peach. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 240514

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (8613) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 29, 2014
Bomber shared by jackl, 8/10/14. Thanks! Pours a hazy bronze color with a medium sized frothy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of citrus hops, honey, tropical hops, citrus zest. earth, pale malt, a mild bit of glue. The taste is earthy, citrus hops, pale malt, honey. Medium bodied, strong lingering bitterness.. Solid beer.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (11976) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 26, 2014
Courtesy of iphonephan, thank you sir! Hazy pale yellow color, fluffy white head with good retention and solid lacing. Aroma of bright, peppery tropical fruit. Taste is nicely balanced fruity fresh hay, mild bitterness. Very nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dogbrick (8149) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Sample at Great Taste of the Midwest on 08/09/2014: Clear golden color with a medium white head that dissipates steadily. Strings of lacing. Aroma of citrus, hops and malt. Light to medium body with flavors of pungent citrus, piney hops and biscuit malt. The finish is moderately bitter with a lingering grapefruit and hops aftertaste. Solid APA overall.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dr_Fellini (430) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Bottle to glass. Pours a clear golden color with an offwhite head. Aroma is faint fleshy fruit, floral hops, with a touch of caramel sweetness. Flavor is a good mild bitter with a some fleshy fruit hop sweetness. Light to medium in body, and maybe a little heavier than what Id expect for an APA. Tasty, but not sure #2 is appropriate. This is good, but Zombiedust is phenomenal.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kambei70 (603) - - AUG 14, 2014
On tap at brewery. Pours a hazy dark golden color with a white head. Aroma has big dank and citrusy hops and some caramel. Taste is very hoppy with dank and citrusy flavors, as well as a pleasant wild onion taste. Some cracker malt and moderate pine/floral bitterness. Finishes semi dry. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Very good, unique taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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