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"Sugar Daddy" SPA - Crux Fermentation Project

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"Sugar Daddy" SPA
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very good

15 Ratings
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Ratings: 15
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11.51%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Crux Fermentation Project visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  7.10% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: BigE90 on 07-18-2012)
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4.75/5  rDev +21.5%

mahanson08, Apr 19, 2014
Photo of mfavoino
4.55/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had this on tap at Crux in Bend, OR on 20 Jan 13.

A: Light and bright amber pour with a finger of head that settles to a smaller rim.

S: Sweet citrus aromas jump out of the glass. Definitely smell the citra hops right away. Tropical fruit and malty sweetness give it a great aroma.

T: Initially very sweet up front, then a more pronounced hop bite comes through. Melon, orange, grapefruit all give a fresh citrus hop punch. Pale malt balances and it finishes non-aggressively.

M: Medium mouthfeel, average carbonation, feels like there is some residual sugar after it goes down.

O: Might be too sweet for some palates, but it is an interesting APA/IPA that is thirst quenching and flavorful. I also tend to love anything with citra, and I imagine other citra lovers will like this beer.

mfavoino, Jan 27, 2013
Photo of BigE90
4.25/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A). A great light amber color, bright and clean but with the look of some flavor to come
S). Smells sweet, should since it is a Sweet Pale Ale, slight hoppiness to it as well, fruity.
T). Sweet up front, hop citrus finish after, refreshing clean taste, very easing drinking.
M). Virtually non existant except for the sweetness left behind. Dominates the hop for finish and mouthfeel.
O). Very good! Enjoyed it while visiting the brewery on a warm summer night. Good if you have a sweet craving otherwise go with a straight IPA.

BigE90, Jul 18, 2012
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"Sugar Daddy" SPA from Crux Fermentation Project
86 out of 100 based on 15 ratings.