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IPA Dry-Hopped With Cascade And Zythos | Cigar City Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States
cigarcitybrewing.com

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by macrosmatic on 07-01-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
4
Avg:
4.18
pDev:
5.26%
 
 
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User Reviews
Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 4
Reviews by macrosmatic:
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4.21/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4.25

Reviewed from notes. Had from a firkin at CCB tasting room. Served in a pint glass.

A: Very hazy copper to brown, with a thin white head of big bubbles and almost no visible carbonation (likely due to serving style).

S: Orange, grapefruit and citrus rind bitterness with a noticeable bready malt backbone. Overall impression is that of pretty bright citrus.

T: Follows the nose well. Big citrus (orange), grapefruit rind bitterness and bready malt underneath. Moderate hop bitterness in the hang, but the citrus sweetness tries to balance it.

M: Medium body and heft to the beer, but with a smooth - almost creamy - mouthfeel (again, likely due to the firkin). Moderate alcohol presence.

O: I thought this was really good. Very, very citrusy - almost over the top. But if you're in the mood for it, it was excellent.

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More User Reviews:
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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

Photo of RayUF07
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

Photo of Barhoppin13
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

IPA Dry-Hopped With Cascade And Zythos from Cigar City Brewing
4.18 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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