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PseudoSue - Toppling Goliath Brewing Company

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Ratings: 1,365
Reviews: 175
rAvg: 4.61
pDev: 6.72%
Wants: 688
Gots: 132 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
Toppling Goliath Brewing Company visit their website
Iowa, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This single hop ale showcases the Citra hop. Named for the largest T-rex fossil ever discovered, she roars with ferocious aromas of grapefruit, citrus, mango and evergreen. Delicate in body with a mild bite in the finish.

50 IBU

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 08-17-2011)
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cfrances33

Illinois

4.8/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Bottle poured into a Toppling Goliath snifter.

Pour: lightly hazy orange body, with two fingers of white, sticky head. Lots of lacing, and the head hangs around for a little while.

Smell: Lots of juicy grapefruit and tangelo. A touch of white pepper and a very light pine resin. Some raw dough. Super citrusy throughout. Awesome.

Taste: lots of bright grapefruit juice up front. Some oranges and tangerines. A fair amount of white pepper you'd expect from Citra. A light doughy sweetness provides a little body. Finishes juicy and lightly bitter with citrus.

Mouthfeel: refreshing throughout with a medium body. Just the right amount of bitterness plays well with great carbonation.

Overall: probably my new favorite pale ale. This is astonishingly delicious, and a perfect representation of Citra hops

Serving type: bottle

05-07-2013 00:11:48 | More by cfrances33
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PseudoSue from Toppling Goliath Brewing Company
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