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Citra - Excel Brewing Company

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Ratings: 7
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.28
pDev: 13.41%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Excel Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: zeff80 on 08-01-2013)
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3.5/5  rDev +6.7%

08-26-2013 03:01:46 | More by jmccullough108
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3.75/5  rDev +14.3%

09-07-2013 02:20:48 | More by jaminjohnson
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2.96/5  rDev -9.8%

Amber colored with a somewhat hazy appearance. A fingernail thin wisp of very white foam covers the top. Cereal grains and a hint of uber citrus hops in the nose. The mouthfeel is a bit chalky. There's also perhaps a bit of damp sock in the aroma. The cereal grains dominate the front of the palate. I do get some of the hop flavor in the aftertaste. This does not compare well with the Widmer Citra blonde.

08-31-2013 02:58:58 | More by Franziskaner
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3.5/5  rDev +6.7%

08-09-2013 01:47:51 | More by Packman4IL
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3.78/5  rDev +15.2%

A - Poured out a slightly, hazy, golden orange color with a one-finger, white head of bubbly foam. It left some sudsy trails of lace on the glass.

S - It smelled of citrusy hops, caramel and grains.

T - Nice sweet caramel flavor with a touch of citrusy bitterness. Good balance.

M - It was crisp, sharp and smooth. A light to medium bodied ale.

O - This was my first beer from Excel. I really enjoyed it as a nice, sessionable summer brew.

08-01-2013 02:28:41 | More by zeff80
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3/5  rDev -8.5%

10-10-2013 23:45:16 | More by Bsetz
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2.5/5  rDev -23.8%

10-22-2013 02:42:37 | More by ToddHolder
Citra from Excel Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 7 ratings.