Citra Pale Ale - Hill Farmstead Brewery
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Reviews by Neffbeer:
4.43/5 rDev +0.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
On tap at the Blind Tiger:
A: Hazy amber with a small white head, minimal lacing.
S: There is tropical fruit goodness all over the place. Tons of citra hops. Awesome.
T: A boat load of hops here. There is a touch of bread that tries to creep in, but the hops jump right back out and beat it into submission.
M: Light and delicious. Not too carbonated which really enhances the smooth feel.
D: Another great offering from Hill Farmstead. I have been really impressed by their beers tonight. This is yet another beer that I would drink regularly if it was available.
Serving type: on-tap
12-06-2010 15:42:17 | More by Neffbeer
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4.31/5 rDev -2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
From 03/10/14 notes. Big thanks to BeerLawyer85 for sharing this one; thanks Ross! 64 oz. growler split 2 ways, so got a good 30 oz's of this or so. Poured into a tulip.
a - Pours a murky, bright yellow color with two inches of bright white head and moderate carbonation evident. Looks really nice.
s - Smells of citrus hops, lemongrass, lemon zest, floral hops, fruity malts, light grapefruit, and some bready malts. Lots of citrus. very nice nose.
t - Taste follows the nose pretty closely. Tastes of citrus hops, lemon zest, grapefruit, honey, floral hops, light pine, fruity malts, earthy notes, and light tropical notes. Taste is lightly bitter as well.
m - Medium body and moderate carbonation. Very easy to drink with the tiniest bit of bitterness.
o - Overall I thought this was a very good beer. It is not their hoppiest beer, but it is very good and still has a good amount of citrus hops to it, and it is very drinkable. I wouldn't put it on the level of Zombie Dust or Hoppy birthday in terms of pale ales, but I think it is on par with Edward and still great.
Serving type: growler
03-11-2014 13:55:50 | More by mdfb79
4.45/5 rDev +1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
On tap at Prohibition Pig. In a tulip the beer was a hazy yellow color, very pretty, with a medium-sized white head. There was a bit of lace.
Aroma was citrus and floral hops, with some sweet malt.
Grapefruit. Flowers. Bread.
Shaun Hill can certainly brew beer.
Serving type: on-tap
02-23-2014 16:02:54 | More by lordofthewiens
Citra Pale Ale from Hill Farmstead Brewery
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