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Citra Clencher - BuckleDown Brewing

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Citra Clencher
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Reviews: 2
Hads: 37
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
BuckleDown Brewing visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.10% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: gmendez1122 on 07-22-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.5/5  rDev n/a

Served from tap in a tulip glass at Bigby's Pour House - Rolling Meadows.

Haven't had a chance to grab a BuckleDown brew since a bachelor party at Haymarket last summer, so I had to grab a pint here (and all the better, considering this one has 16 ratings without a single review...real helpful, guys...). It pours a mostly clear amber-brass topped by a half-finger of lightly off-white foam. The nose comprises grapefruit zest, light Sunny D, light leek, mild biscuit, and a few kisses of pine resin. The taste brings in more of the same, the hops surprisingly not overpowering my tongue (a usual occurrence when it comes to Citra-heavy brews). The body is a light medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a drying finish. Overall, a nice DIPA, nothing incredibly special or head-turning, but I'd drink another. (823 characters)

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Smells great, lots of citra hop aroma.

Taste does not quite live up to the nose. Strong malt body, not as hoppy as I expected, but that wasn't the issue. The issue was a slight soapy taste I detected. Kind of put me off, but it didn't dominate the taste. (255 characters)

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Citra Clencher from BuckleDown Brewing
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