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Brewed by Triple fff
Style: American Pale Ale
Alton, England

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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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An IPA of quaffable strength, copper coloured and single hopped with Citra hops. Super aromatic grapefruit and pine aroma with some sweet malt followed by the flavour of pineapple more grapefruit and tropical fruits. Big and pungent with a robust bitterness… BOOM!


Greavsie's rating

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Greavsie (8) - - JUN 1, 2013
Gorgeous aroma- smells exactly like that thing when a brewer does the obligatory making you rub hops between your hands thing. Agreeable dry flavour with hints of grapefruit and miscellaneous citrus leading to a very long lasting dry finish.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jyrsa (237) - - JUL 15, 2015
Real tap @ Oliver Twist. Clear bronze with medium head. Citrus and grass with malt. Coffee, chocolate and some smoke. Sweet and light-bodied with traces of hops.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (38879) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 11, 2015

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2014, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Triple fff Citra Sonic ].
Clear medium amber orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate hoppy, citrus, fruity hops, light grass. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, caramel, citrus, fruity. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20140814]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Svesse (6926) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JUL 6, 2015
(Cask at Akkurat, Stockholm, 3 July 2015) Pale amber colour with frothy, white head. Malty, hoppy nose with citrus, grass and fresh floral hops. Malty, fruity taste with notes of citrus, grass, biscuity malt and a good dose of fresh hops in a finish with a balanced bitterness. Medium body, with a touch of sweetness. Fresh, tasty and highly drinkable. Nice one.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (3175) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2015
Cask at the Earl of Normanton, amber-brown with a thin head, aromas of dusty malt and tropical fruit, initial sweetness turns dry-bitter yet with a fruity edge.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Aniela (3757) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 29, 2015
Cask at Akkurat, Stockholm. A bit hazy amber beer with an offwhite head. Fruity hoppy grassy aroma. Hoppy, grassy citrus floral flavour. A nice refreshing beer :-)

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (15071) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 2, 2015
Chambers bf Easter Folkestone cask gravity. Clear gold. Some sickly hop some citus but not a great example of a citra beer. Dry finish ok condition. Ok. Dry.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (14043) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 27, 2015
Cask at the Great British Beer Festival 2014, Day 3 - London. Pours clear, vibrant gold with a lasting, frothy white head. Nice beer, with notes of dry pine, flinty minerals, some citrus notes, grassy bitterness. Light to medium bodied with fine carbonation; great condition. Lightly sweet on the finish with further grass, citrus rind, light pith and hay. Good stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (35128) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2014
From cask. Pours cloudy orange with a small white head. Aroma is grassy, herbal and citrusy. Crisp bitter, light herbal. Dry and bitter finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Benzai (10199) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 20, 2014
Sampled @ GBBF day 3. Clear orange color, small white head. Smell and taste malts, a nice hoppyness, fruity, citrussy, nicely bitter. Nicely balanced, decent body, suitable medium carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ferris (7703) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 14, 2014
Cask - Earthy and woody hops. Cloudy gold with a decent beige head. Same bitter woody hops as in nose.


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