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Killer Whale Citra Pale Ale - Astoria Brewing Company / Wet Dog Cafe

Killer Whale Citra Pale Ale
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 10.5%


Brewed by:
Astoria Brewing Company / Wet Dog Cafe visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: MADhombrewer on 08-01-2011)
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Ratings: 3 | Reviews: 2 | Show All Ratings:
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djbreezy

Washington

4.83/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

On-tap at Plew's Brews.

appearance - nice transparent golden, white head, sticky retention

smell - hop forward, citrus and grapefruit aromas

taste - amazing hop flavor! generous citrus and grapefruit profile, west coast style ipa

mouthfeel - medium body, perfect carbonation

overall - didn't expect the vast hop flavor, has the hop level of an ipa with the tamer body of a pale, such a great brew

Serving type: on-tap

12-15-2011 17:10:19 | More by djbreezy
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LXIXME

New Mexico

3.75/5  rDev -14.4%

05-15-2013 21:13:24 | More by LXIXME
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MADhombrewer

Oregon

4.55/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Had on tap at Belmont station. This is a 5.5% abv pale ale.

Appearance- Not-quite clear golden straw color. Thick, White head that turns to a film 4.5/5

Smell- Pine resin hop smell. Grassy goodness. 4.5/5

Taste- Citrus and pine all at the same time. Strong bitterness in the backend. There is a small amount of sweetness from the malt. 4.5/5

Mouthfeel- Perfect for a pale. 5/5

Overall- Such a good beer. I would say this is a borderline IPA. This was made with all citra hops. Very well done. It is fun to taste a single hop beer. Especially for a homebrewer. 4.5/5

Serving type: on-tap

08-01-2011 17:24:18 | More by MADhombrewer
Killer Whale Citra Pale Ale from Astoria Brewing Company / Wet Dog Cafe
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