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Citra Mania - Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery

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Citra Mania
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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

18 Ratings
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Ratings: 18
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 7.01%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: deebo on 07-14-2014)
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Reviews by Hendry:
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4.28/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours the color of grade A maple syrup, 1 finger of soapy white head dissipates within a minute or two, spotty lacing in the Fiddlehead tulip.

Aroma is of a classic Citra bomb: nice tropical fruit goodness, a touch floral, the malt plays a supporting role in the backdrop.

Starts out bright and bouncy with the juicy citrus flavors, then reduces to a slightly bitter oily aftertaste which is meant to be washed away with another quaff of the juicy blast, on and on.

Somewhat lower level of carbonation gives it a lighter mouthfeel, easy drinking.

Solid offering, especially for those who favor the qualities of the Citra hop, definitely recommend this one.

Hendry, Jul 27, 2014
More User Reviews:
Photo of deebo
3.36/5  rDev -21.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Citra Mania released today at the Town Hall Brewery. This is a single hop ipa. If you can't guess the hop hit the call button so Tommy can come on back and hit you with a tack hammer because you are a retard.
A-a filtered ipa this beer is dark golden and clear served with a finger of dense pure white head that recedes quickly leaving a nice lacing.
S-nice citra dankness. Also notes of tropical fruits, mangoish with hints of wet pine tree. I guess there is malt here but the hops win this battle royal.
T-shit, a bit of a letdown as it starts off nice and citra-ish but the bitterness takes over and pummels your fat ass into submission. Malt is fine.
M-upfront nice with a touch of smooth creamy mouthfeel but that it taken over by a resiny oily hop kick in the teeth.
O-aptly named this beer is going to run wild on you! This one and last fall's wet hopped citra have been more bitter than I like my citra forward beers. Still tasty but the bitterness and the long finish limits this to a 12 session brew.

deebo, Jul 15, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11%

Off the charts tasty, both nitro and CO2. Hoops at his best. Needs to be a more frequently brewed beer!

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Citra Mania from Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 18 ratings.