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Mandala - Citra - Jackie O's Pub & Brewery

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Mandala - Citra
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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

78 Ratings
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Ratings: 78
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 8.24%
Wants: 2
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Jackie O's Pub & Brewery visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TurdFurgison on 10-21-2012)
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Jackie O's Mandala Citra

O-H

Poured into pint glass

A: Orange to copper in color with good lacing

S: Not pungent or dank but very fruity. Mangos and peaches

T: Mmm . . . Tangy ipa. Very good taste is peaches and mangos.

M: Medium to thin but suitably impressed for a dipa. Kinda sticky

O: A very nice dipa for the citra fans

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On tap at Jackie-O's

A- pours a golden orange-amber color with a small creamy white head that has great retention and lacing around the glass

S- lots of bright citrus-grapefruit hops, a bit danky with some lemon peel, just a touch of sweet doughy malt on the back-end

T- citrusy hops explosion with notes of grapefruit, orange peel, lemon zest, some grassy notes with a sweet and malty finish. Awesome citrus notes coming from this one

M- medium body and carbonation, foamy mouthfeel with a slightly viscous finish

O- I really enjoyed the citrus hop aromas and flavors, yet it had just enough sweet and bready malt to balance it out. A superb DIPA.

Treyliff, Sep 27, 2013
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Maybe what I having is already on BA, but the growler tag says "Citra Mandela". Merge if need be.

Huge thanks to JM03 for this beauty!

Pours a dark orange, somewhat hazed, with a finger of cream colored head. Juicy, juicy citrus aroma! Orange, zest, cream, bread. Taste is bitter, fruity, orange, grapefruit and a touch of lemon. Malts in the back . Full bodied creamy and substantial! Dipa heft in full force!

Sad day, when this growler is gone....

John! Ohioan! Live at JO'S :D

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Appearance: The beer pours a clear amber color with a hint of gold. There is a quarter finger of fluffy off white head that fades to a layer on top of the pour and leaves some lace on the glass.

Smell: Juicy citrus hops with some pineapple and tangerine mixed in. There is a good amount of sweetness backing up the hops. Tons of fresh citra.

Taste: This reminds me of a west coast DIPA. There is no heat that would have clued me in to the abv. Citrus hop bitterness balanced by a the malty sweetness. The finish is quite bitter.

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Mandala - Citra from Jackie O's Pub & Brewery
93 out of 100 based on 78 ratings.