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Citra - Pipeworks Brewing Company

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764 Ratings
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Ratings: 764
Reviews: 84
rAvg: 4.44
pDev: 8.11%
Wants: 537
Gots: 61 | 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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Citra from Pipeworks Brewing Company
98 out of 100 based on 764 ratings.