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Citra-Hero - Revolution Brewing Company

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Citra-Hero
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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

170 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 170
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 7.73%
Wants: 9
Gots: 30 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Revolution Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 06-25-2014)
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Jordy777

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-03-2014 02:46:26 | More by Jordy777
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Mikus

Pennsylvania

3.88/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

On tap at the World of Beers in C-Bus, OH. Nice golden amber color with no visible head when the pint reached our table. BIG fruity/citrusy hops on the nose... very bright, very nice nose. I use some Citra in my homebrewing, and this was definitely chock full of Citra. Bitter blast up front (very refreshing), with nice citrus flavors and a really clean finish. The was a big piney note on the mid-palate. Really nice and fresh. Medium body on this IPA, and just a bit of an oily feeling on the tongue. I was very happy with Anti-Hero, and Citra Hero did not disappoint. I look forward to trying more Revolution.

Serving type: on-tap

07-28-2014 13:50:22 | More by Mikus
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Iparedman

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-27-2014 19:20:55 | More by Iparedman
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mklisz

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

07-27-2014 13:20:16 | More by mklisz
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chip26

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-27-2014 05:19:20 | More by chip26
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MightyMickleton


5/5  rDev +17.1%

07-27-2014 02:55:10 | More by MightyMickleton
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Lunny777

Indiana

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-26-2014 21:06:59 | More by Lunny777
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SBoeckman72

Illinois

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-26-2014 06:37:15 | More by SBoeckman72
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ballzie63


5/5  rDev +17.1%

07-26-2014 02:38:13 | More by ballzie63
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Stevedore

Wisconsin

4.21/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

650ml bottle, no bottling date. Poured into an unlabeled snifter 7/25/2014.

A- Slightly cloudy burnt orange body. One finger white head. Fine retention, not much lacing.

S- Grapefruit and pineapple mixed in with caramel and bread. Almost simplistic in its description, but this is done very well in terms of the balance between the fruit and bread aromas, with both camps being quite strong here.

F- Pineapple and mango in the front, with a slightly grassy but sweet caramel and biscuit notes in the middle, finishing off with a nice slightly tart grapefruit bite and bitterness. Very well-executed, tasty stuff.

M- A notch below medium body; not lacking in flavour but does feel a bit thin than I'd like; not as sticky as I'd expect from a 7.5% IPA; in fact it feels a bit thinner than some APAs. Dry, refreshing finish that is slightly overwhelmed by the bitterness on the backend, but not enough to be a major drawback.

O- Very nice citra IPA, well-executed in terms of balancing the aromatic hops and the sweet malt base. It's outstanding in all facets and I would recommend it if it's found on the shelf. Although I'd certainly like it if it came in cans, but Anti-Hero fulfills that niche fairly well enough!

Serving type: bottle

07-25-2014 23:18:53 | More by Stevedore
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cultclassic89

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-25-2014 21:02:55 | More by cultclassic89
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tylergoov

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -6.3%

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akang

California

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-25-2014 07:20:41 | More by akang
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WesM63

Ohio

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-25-2014 03:45:29 | More by WesM63
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KevChiTown


3.25/5  rDev -23.9%

07-24-2014 23:54:48 | More by KevChiTown
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IronTom

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2014 23:36:30 | More by IronTom
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lmoberle


4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-24-2014 07:14:08 | More by lmoberle
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FreshHawk

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2014 02:22:27 | More by FreshHawk
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ddub28

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2014 01:26:56 | More by ddub28
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vermilcj

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-24-2014 00:51:58 | More by vermilcj
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Tricerahops

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

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Punisher

Missouri

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-24-2014 00:29:21 | More by Punisher
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monitorpop

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-24-2014 00:01:51 | More by monitorpop
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Chuffbomb

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-23-2014 15:52:05 | More by Chuffbomb
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Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-23-2014 00:34:52 | More by OnWisconsin
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Citra-Hero from Revolution Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 170 ratings.