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Citra Blonde Summer Brew - Widmer Brothers Brewing Company

Citra Blonde Summer BrewCitra Blonde Summer Brew

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BA SCORE
81
good

364 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 364
Reviews: 117
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 13.37%


Brewed by:
Widmer Brothers Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: MADhombrewer on 05-02-2011)
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Jason

Massachusetts

3.8/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

12oz brown bottle, freshness date on label

LOOK: Sturdy head, good showing of lace, perfect gold clarity

SMELL: Guava, orange peel, nutmeg, light biscuity grain

TASTE: Lush smoothness , lighter bodied, citric, exotic fruit, effervescent, kiss of bitterness, lightly grainy, dry finish, clean

Good balance between the hops, malt and fruitiness. Good twist on the lighter summer seasonal flavor here, very drinkable ... super sessionable with enough flavor to keep it interesting.

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2012 01:45:40 | More by Jason
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Beerlover

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +39.3%

04-18-2014 03:34:30 | More by Beerlover
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crytion

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

04-15-2014 10:28:53 | More by crytion
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SmellsofMahagony

Texas

3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

04-14-2014 03:58:40 | More by SmellsofMahagony
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markjarema11

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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

04-06-2014 15:19:29 | More by markjarema11
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Beermasterjarrett

California

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

04-02-2014 05:54:53 | More by Beermasterjarrett
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bismarksays

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

03-28-2014 19:48:54 | More by bismarksays
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blivingston1985

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

03-23-2014 22:55:02 | More by blivingston1985
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HopGrazer

New York

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

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innominat

Ireland

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

03-20-2014 17:35:18 | More by innominat
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bobbygrace

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +18.4%

03-14-2014 03:33:17 | More by bobbygrace
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Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

03-08-2014 22:19:49 | More by dbarny76
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Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

02-26-2014 02:44:27 | More by justinm4bama
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rhinonau

Wyoming

4.5/5  rDev +25.3%

02-18-2014 15:00:20 | More by rhinonau
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Josbor11

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

02-13-2014 21:14:53 | More by Josbor11
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Swaino

New York

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

02-11-2014 03:14:26 | More by Swaino
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jaydoc

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

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jzlyo

Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

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AlCaponeJunior

Texas

3.65/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Pours clear yellow with a pretty big white head that left some sticky lacing and stuck around for a while.

Aroma and flavor are somewhat citra-y, not overpoweringly so, but the hop is certainly noticeable. There's a lightly grainy backbone and a touch of sweet citrus.

Body is light and lawn-mower-y. Carbonation is light and could be a touch higher, but ain't bad.

Overall it's pretty refreshing and fits the description of a blonde ale pretty well.

Serving type: bottle

01-20-2014 19:30:46 | More by AlCaponeJunior
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Alabama

3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

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3/5  rDev -16.4%

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Citra Blonde Summer Brew from Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
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