Citra | Kern River Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Kern River Brewing Company
California, United States
kernriverbrewing.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
A double IPA that is hazy pale in color with a strong pungent aroma that comes from large amounts of Citra hops.

Added by Solomon420 on 02-13-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,750
Reviews:
398
Avg:
4.56
pDev:
8.99%
 
 
Wants:
3,157
Gots:
141
For Trade:
6
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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

@kern river brewing release got there at 4 am and was 21st in line being my first time i was very stoke
pours golden color liquid with a half finger head
taste upfront are mango,grapefruit, floral hops,
very smooth the 8% is well hidden very drinkable worth the 7 hour wait
flavor balance bitterness malts are well hidden i would drink this all day which i did i order 6-7 pints 5 dollars couldnt get enough.
OVERALL- if its your first time go to the release and drink up well worth the hype citra really lives up to that hype.. cheers!!! 02/06/13 the date is wrong beeradvocate..

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5/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

got this brew through a trade and thank you so much for it. A totally awesome brew. So fresh absolutely one of the best DIPA out there. Full of Citra, grapefruit and flowery sweetness that only having a sip can explain. Well worth the travel to find one. Oh yeah and it is full of CITRA and a little more CITRA.

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5/5  rDev +9.6%
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look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This review is being transcribed from notes from a prior bottling (2011) Huge, fruity DIPA which is all about hop flavor as opposed to hop bitterness. Tropical, citric flavors with no trace of alcohol. Excellent lacing, abundant hop aroma. Definitely the best dipa I've ever had.

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Citra from Kern River Brewing Company
4.56 out of 5 based on 1,750 ratings.
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