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Citra - Pipeworks Brewing Company

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750 Ratings
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Ratings: 750
Reviews: 84
rAvg: 4.44
pDev: 8.11%
Wants: 529
Gots: 62 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Pipeworks Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emerge077 on 11-15-2012)
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Reviews by KDawg:
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KDawg

Illinois

4.18/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Poured from bomber into a pint glass. Pours a dark orange color with a good head.

Jumping out of the glass and jam packed with aromas of grapefruits, citrus, florals, hops and guava. Great depth with the citra hops.

Medium/full bodied with a very smooth feel. Balanced with very good flavors of guava, grapefruit, hops, and some tropical citrus.

Yea, this rocks. NvU with citra hops was always gonna be a winner, and it doesn't disappoint.

Serving type: bottle

12-09-2012 03:06:42 | More by KDawg
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Citra from Pipeworks Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 750 ratings.