Citra Pils | Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing

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86 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing
Pennsylvania, United States
alsofhampden.com

Style: German Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
A German-styled pilsner hopped entirely with citra hops.

Added by Kegatron on 08-08-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
86
Reviews:
12
Avg:
3.89
pDev:
9%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
6
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 86 |  Reviews: 12
Photo of IckyT2012
3.79/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Budlum
3.9/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of brian60
3.38/5  rDev -13.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of craigdb
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of grahuba
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MDDMD
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of madelf66
3.58/5  rDev -8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of HopBomb515
4.04/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Light golden body with a tall white head and specks of lace on the glass. Citrusy, biscuity hoppy aroma. Notes of citrus piths, straw, cracker, and light grassy floral bits. Light body, crisp and well carbed with a very clean finish. Solid pils with enough hop action to keep it interesting.

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Photo of brother_rebus
3.73/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of confer
4.06/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L- Clean appearance, maybe a little darker that a typical pils
S- Nice light hoppy aroma , makes you want to drink it.
T- The citra hops really worked well.
F- Light and crisp just like a good pils should be.
O- I picked up a crowler of this so it may not be as fresh as right off the tap. In any case it was a very above average back yard beer.

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Photo of teamwiggum
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of WanderingFool
3.77/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Yellolab2010
3.79/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of dodge408
3.85/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Eziel
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of whatname
3.67/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of IdrinkGas
4.19/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jschott75
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rodlavers
4.07/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tmbgnicu
4.21/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Can release on July 1st. Thoroughly enjoyable, and considerably better than the old reviews are stating. Maybe made some improvements with this batch? Citra shines through the crackery malt profile. Crisp and clean with some slight bitterness from the citra, this is a fantastic summer beer.

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Photo of CharlesK
3.53/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ejimhof
3/5  rDev -22.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Rizzy17
3.83/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of epyon396
3.84/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BeerMama2014
4.31/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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Citra Pils from Al's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing
3.89 out of 5 based on 86 ratings.
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