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NightTime - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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1,182 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,182
Reviews: 164
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 9.22%
Wants: 42
Gots: 190 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: dwagner003 on 02-14-2014)
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BucannonXC5

California

4.05/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Type: 22-oz. bottle
Glass: Mug
From: BevMo in Mission Valley (San Diego), Calif.
Price: $4.25 (special 2-for-$8.50 w/ BevMo card)
Purchased: June 26, 2014
Consumed: June 27, 2014
Misc.: N/A

Poured very dark brown, almost pitch black color with three fingers of khaki tan frothy head. Healthy amount of thick layered foamy lacing along the sides of the glass. Great retention on the top all the way down.

Smelled a decent whiff of hops up front, surprisingly. Citrus hops, grapefruit rind, tangerine and floral hops. That gave way to dark chocolate, cocoa, cocoa nibs and some roasty malts. The hops really dominate here though.

Tasted pretty good, but not quite as nice as the smell. Not as hoppy either, but still a rather bitter finish. Sharp citrus hops, tangerine, orange rind and some floral hops. Also tropical hops, mainly mango and pineapple. Light roasty chocolate.

Medium body. Creamy texture. Lively carbonation. Long, bitter finish.

Really surprised at how much I liked this one. A lot hoppier than I thought, but that was the best part. Would definitely have it again.

Serving type: bottle

06-28-2014 05:38:46 | More by BucannonXC5
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NightTime from Lagunitas Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 1,182 ratings.