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Black Citra Not So Pale Ale - Odd Side Ales

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Black Citra Not So Pale AleBlack Citra Not So Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

149 Ratings
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Ratings: 149
Reviews: 18
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 9.5%
Wants: 3
Gots: 12 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Thorpe429 on 08-31-2011

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Photo of clager
4.94/5  rDev +30.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Incredible. Tastes similar to Citra with citrus undertones and good hoppiness. The dark color is not as evident in the flavor as you might expect.

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4.75/5  rDev +25.3%

Photo of elNopalero
4.53/5  rDev +19.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This pours a black cola color with cocoa colored foam.

It's similar to a hoppy porter with grapefruit dankness rounding it out. Like a green hoppy porter.

The aroma has a squeeze of fresh grapefruit mixed with some pine needles.

It's like a burst of grapefruit pine with a bitter finish and a touch of resin with a roast complexity underlying it all.

Photo of RusImpStoLuv
4.51/5  rDev +19%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This was a very tasty surprise! I would almost classify it as a Citrus Stout, oddly enough a good Citrus Stout. Roasted malt backbone, with a sour citrusy goodness on the palate. Works strangely well together. Got in a mix a six today and definitely will be picking up a sixer of it this weekend. Yummy stuff, cheers!

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Black Citra Not So Pale Ale from Odd Side Ales
85 out of 100 based on 149 ratings.