Citra | Greater Good Imperial Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Greater Good Imperial Brewing Company
Connecticut, United States
greatergoodimperials.com

Style: Belgian IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Imperial Belgian IPA (IPA hop profile using belgian ale yeast)

Added by BrittEBurke on 04-25-2017

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Ratings:
4
Reviews:
2
Avg:
4.05
pDev:
4.2%
 
 
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Photo of DBosco
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz can says "formerly known as Imperial Citra Saison", so an update of that beer that is also listed. Hazy golden yellow with a small white head. Smell is clean tropical fruit hops. Taste is juicy tropical hops (grapefruit and mango?) with a slightly bitter aftertaste and some peppery spice. Feel is very juicy, tingly carbonation boosts the peppery spice. Overall, this is a fine example of a tropical hops beer with a little extra peppery spice and belgian notes. The 9% ABV is surprisingly not apparent in the taste or feel.

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Photo of Abe_Froman
4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Davepoolesque
4.18/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Mango puree, over ripe peach and melon. Sweet simple malt profile. Medium bodied. Creamy feel. Some pineapple. Virtually no bitterness. Slick finish. Pretty good. Like drinking a mango smoothie.

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Photo of mklisz
3.75/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Citra from Greater Good Imperial Brewing Company
4.05 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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