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The Bruery / Elysian / Stone La Citrueille Celeste De Citracado - Stone Brewing Co.

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The Bruery / Elysian / Stone La Citrueille Celeste De CitracadoThe Bruery / Elysian / Stone La Citrueille Celeste De Citracado

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BA SCORE
81
good

611 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 611
Reviews: 246
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 14.21%
Wants: 28
Gots: 34 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Pumpkin Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with Honey malt, Brown malt, and Rye malt, yams, pumpkin, toasted fenugreek, lemon verbena, and birch bark. Warrior hops, and New Zealand Motueka hops. "Citrouille", French for pumpkin, intentionally misspelled in honor of Patrick Rue.

(Beer added by: BdubleEdubleRUN on 10-18-2011)
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Trueant1

Minnesota

3.13/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

First, the Beer Advocate Pumpkin ale STYLE description:

Pumpkin Ale
Description:
Often released as a fall seasonal, Pumpkin Ales are quite varied. Some brewers opt to add hand-cut pumpkins and drop them in the mash, while others use puree or pumpkin flavoring. These beers also tend to be spiced with pumpkin pie spices, like: ground ginger, nutmeg, cloves, cinnamon, and allspice. Pumpkin Ales are typically mild, with little to no bitterness, a malty backbone, with some spice often taking the lead. Many will contain a starchy, slightly thick-ish, mouthfeel too. In our opinion, best versions use real pumpkin, while roasting the pumpkin can also add tremendous depth of character for even better results, though both methods are time-consuming and tend to drive brewmasters insan

Ok, This lives up to the style to a T. Pours a dark dark brown with a tan head that goes away fast. Decent lacing.

Smells of distant dank bark and spices I can not decipher. A very nice something sweet in there. Nothing really stands out for me.
Tastes very sweet up front. Bark, sweet raisins, pumpkin, and various gourds flavors.

Best part of this conglomeration is the sweet semi-thick moutfeel that has awesome carbonation!

Nice, thank you for this offering brueries!

Serving type: bottle

08-13-2012 02:47:56 | More by Trueant1
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The Bruery / Elysian / Stone La Citrueille Celeste De Citracado from Stone Brewing Co.
81 out of 100 based on 611 ratings.