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Lost Weekend - Bluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant

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Lost Weekend
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87
very good

12 Reviews
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Reviews: 12
Hads: 79
Avg: 4.01
pDev: 20.45%
Wants: 5
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant
District of Columbia, United States | website

Style | ABV
American IPA | 7.90% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: yourefragile on 01-11-2014

Blond Citra IPA dry-hopped with 2 pounds per barrel Citra hops. Cask ale.
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3.59/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

A bit off ipa. On tap at the brewpub. Unfiltered look- nice but sour pear taste that comes off as too ripe. OK for the old hophead try. Tweaking please.

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3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

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3.71/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Delicious. Nice and citrusy but not overpowering

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4/5  rDev -0.2%

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3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From the source.

A- Draft to a snifter with a medium golden mostly clear body. A frothy semi-thick white crown rises to a finger with fair retention dropping to a medium ring. Whispy shards of lacing stick around the glass.

S- Citra hops atop a light bed of pale grains and slight yeast bread. More on the citrus side of Citra with obvious tangerine and orange leading to slight tropical and stone fruit tones; somewhat dank and grassy.

T- Billed as 7.9% and drinks fairly softly without much alcohol or sweet caramelized sugars coming out. The bold use of Citra works just enough to curtail and balance out those leaving a hop forward profile of orange, tangerine, peach, dank herbs, mint, lime peel and mango. Just a hint of pale cereal grain and esters.

MF- A body right down the middle of the thickness spectrum with a semi-chewy consistency. High end crisp carbonation and a zesty bitter finish. A hint of warming from that 7.9% after some time.

Brings plenty of citrus and juicy grassy hop tones without being a viscous nectar. Finds a balance that I certainly appreciate while still delivering me some bright hoppy goodness.

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4.35/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Good, but taste more like a Belgian IPA.

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4.26/5  rDev +6.2%
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Lost Weekend from Bluejacket / Arsenal Restaurant
87 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.