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Citrus IPA - Greenport Harbor Brewing Company

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Citrus IPA
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33 Ratings
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Ratings: 33
Reviews: 11
rAvg: 3.55
pDev: 13.52%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Greenport Harbor Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: dragonWhale on 06-25-2011)
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sidetracked

Illinois

3.58/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Rattle 'N' Hum, NY--although it was listed as CitraHop IPA which I can find any reference to anywhere.

Pours a clear pale gold with an off-white, dense head. Some lacing.

Aroma of bitter citrus peel and resiny hops.

Upfront taste is a moderate bitterness of citrus, grapefruit peel, and lemon. Little grassiness too. Light, bready malt middle. Bitter finish of citrus peel, lemon, and light hop resin. Lingering grapefruit bitterness.

Light to medium body with moderate carbonation. Slightly creamy.

Pretty good. A solid beer, but nothing over the top. Nice bitterness, but kind of a typical IPA.

6/27/2012

Serving type: on-tap

08-26-2012 14:44:55 | More by sidetracked
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A: The beer is clear light yellowish amber in color and has no visible carbonation. It poured with a thin off white head that consistently left a thin layer of bubbles covering the surface, a collar around the edge and a bit of lacing running down the sides of the glass.
S: There are light aromas of citrus and tropical fruits in the nose.
T: The taste is similar to the smell and has flavors of tropical fruits and citrus along with a light to moderate amount of bitterness.
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Citrus IPA from Greenport Harbor Brewing Company
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