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Citra Single Hop - Brouwerij De Molen

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BA SCORE
85
very good

32 Ratings
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Ratings: 32
Reviews: 10
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 2
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij De Molen visit their website
Netherlands

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Arno on 08-05-2012)
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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

04-18-2014 02:00:17 | More by SimonTja
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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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5/5  rDev +31.9%

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Goofster

Sweden

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

03-01-2014 19:20:38 | More by Goofster
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Taiwan

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Belgium

3/5  rDev -20.8%

01-21-2014 09:50:11 | More by simoen
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FLima

Brazil

3.84/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Hazy amber color with a thick off-white head with good retention.
Delicious sweet aroma of caramel, bread, mango and overripe oranges and pineapples.
Flavor of Belgian yeast, lemon, tangerines, Citra hops, peaches, white grapes, bready malt and brown sugar.
Hints of tea bags. Dry and bitter aftertaste.
Medium body with good carbonation.
A fruity and citric Belgian IPA neither American nor English) with a superb aroma and good complexity.

Serving type: bottle

01-05-2014 22:03:23 | More by FLima
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ccrida

Oregon

3.8/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

On draft at In De Wildeman, appearence is hazy dirty blonde with sicky, foamy head, white sand colored.

Smell is modestly hoppy citrus.

Taste is bready malt with soft hop citrus flavor.

Mouthfeel is on the lighter, slippery side.

Drinkability is good, solid session ale, but I wouldn't go out of my way to find it.

Serving type: on-tap

12-14-2013 13:59:21 | More by ccrida
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SoPeL

Poland

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-05-2013 10:25:15 | More by SoPeL
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Edgerrin32

Saskatchewan (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

11-25-2013 02:06:20 | More by Edgerrin32
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DaftCaskBC

British Columbia (Canada)

3.59/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Bottled on: 22/01/13

A: 1" foamy cream coloured head over murky amber liquid.

S: Lime rind, apricot, peach.

T: Watery malt back bone that underpins a hop presence with lime rind, lemon and apricots.

M: Watery and thin viscosity and a medium level of fine carbonation.

O: I have never tried a single hop citra beer before to my knowledge and as a brewer this was a good lesson in its characteristics.

Serving type: bottle

10-19-2013 05:41:00 | More by DaftCaskBC
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Louisiana

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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Washington

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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DeanMoriarty

California

4/5  rDev +5.5%

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Kmat10

Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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jmdr

Alberta (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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IPA35

Netherlands

4.14/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Bottled on 22 Januari 2013.

A gold to light amber beer with haze, white head, reasonable lacing

This smells much more fruity than the To Øl Reparationsbajer that I had a few days ago. So that one has to be older. Never had anything with citra before as far as I know.
This smells nice and fruity with tropical fruits. Much less citrus than other American varieties though. Smells nice. The maltiness is quite light I think. Not strange, it only contains pale and some caramel malts. Only a tiny hint of pine.

The taste as it is is still cold is of light tropical fruits with quite some bitterness. Only a light, slighty bready maltiness. This is a beer to showcase the hop, not the malt so this is understandable.

As it warms the nice fruitiness comes out more.

Mouthfeel is quite thin, with plenty of carbonation.

Overall a pleasant little beer!
Highly drinkable at 4.8% and quite refreshing! A nice beer for summer for sure.

Serving type: bottle

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biboergosum

Alberta (Canada)

3.96/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

330ml bottle, same ol' perfunctorily overdose of information label. Except for the "IPA-ish" notation - whatever could that mean?

This beer pours a hazy medium tarnished golden yellow colour, with three-to-four ambitious fingers of puffy, rocky, pillowy eggshell white head, which leaves a few random swaths of paint splatter lace around the glass as it slowly sinks away.

It smells of tart, somewhat thin generic citrus peel, grainy, lightly biscuit pale malt, softly musty tropical fruit - under-ripe pineapple, grapefruit rind, and edgy mango - a twinge of earthy yeast. The taste is neutered grapefruit, orchard drupe fruit, mandarin orange, biscuity caramel malt, and some late-arriving acerbic pine notes.

The bubbles are a tad sassy, but fall away to their more pedestrian duties soon enough, the body on the veritable light side, and kind of roughly smooth, the citrus edginess coming back to play here. It finishes just off-dry, the caramel-tinged pale malt barely keeping the lingering one-sided, bitter citrus hops at a standstill.

A weird classification here, given the purported effort at aping the hop-crazy Americans, and those Danes who love them. Bitter and citrusy, sure, but all with a sensible restraint, though not quite in the underwhelming vein of the English (style-wise). A decently hoppy, if sort of one-sided seeming IPA, and the ABV does well by its lower-proof nuance. I guess I now grok what the label means by 'ish'.

Serving type: bottle

04-06-2013 03:50:40 | More by biboergosum
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Pelicanrocks

United Kingdom (England)

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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Sweden

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Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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Texas

4/5  rDev +5.5%

02-26-2013 06:45:10 | More by Texasfan549
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Citra Single Hop from Brouwerij De Molen
85 out of 100 based on 32 ratings.