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RATINGS: 271   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.07   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.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
anders37 (16927) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 8, 2014
Bottle @ RBSG Grand Tasting. Pours a golden orange color with a small white head. Has a fruity citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty grapefruit hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty grapefruit hoppy finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
madmitch76 (15309) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2013
15th October 2013
Tasting at Bruce’s new pad. Thanks to Ryan! Big thanks! hazy gold beer with a good pale cream coloured head. Nice nose of floral lime. Palate is softish and light with a light minerally carbonation. Light grass and a little pine resin. Very light skunk. Trace of hop spice. Smooth finish with a minty aftertaste. Would never have known this was Citra hopped but this is one of those Pale Ales that showcase the non-fruit side of US hops. Very nice too!

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 20/20
harrisoni (13850) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2013
Bottle thanks to .... smells like hops just fresh wow the freshest apa hop flower I have had. Amazing.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13549) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 31, 2014
Bottle at MikkellerBar. Clear amber - white head. Fresh hoppy. Light sweetness. Toasted. Ok bitterness. Fruity. Light tropical notes. Cleaning fresh finish.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (12291) - 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.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 28, 2013
(22oz bottle) Pours a golden body with a medium white head. Aroma of pineapple, mango, grapefruit, orange, and florals. Flavor of grass, pineapple, grapefruit, pine, and caramel with a dry, bitter finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Rasmus40 (11345) - 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

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Leighton (11322) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2013
Bottle shared at Bruce’s in London - massive thanks to Ryan for bringing this over. Pours mostly clear gold with a frothy, white cap. Nose of delicate citrus, pale malts a bit of dank sweat. Light to medium sweet flavor with lots of dank, lightly dried citrus fruits, a bit of grapefruit. Light to medium bodied with fine, massaging carbonation. Nice dryness to finish, moderate sweetness, great pale malt balance, light pine, orange, grapefruit. Outstanding. Absolutely world class.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jcwattsrugger (11104) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - SEP 19, 2013
@RBWG-JAX Grand Tasting-bottle-thin white-hazy yellow. A-pine/citrus, yum. T-pine hops with some bite, 2nd lt malt.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brokensail (11085) - Orange County, California, USA - FEB 28, 2014
Bottle @ home. Thanks, Andy. Amber pour with a dense khaki head. Smells of tea, tart grapefruit, lemon peel, and orange rind. Sweet caramel, feet, and a bit of pine. A bit sweet on the front end of the taste. Lots of caramel, orange, and plenty of grapefruit. Light lemon and tea. Big dank, resinous, pine notes.


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