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NightTime - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
92
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1,199 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,199
Reviews: 166
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 9.25%
Wants: 42
Gots: 194 | 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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Dave1999

North Carolina

4.76/5  rDev +15.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Pours pitch black with a nice foamy off white head.

The smell is grapefruit, citrus, coffee, pepper and roasted malts.

The taste is juicy citrus hops upfront, then bitter roasted malts and coffee. The hops are definitely the main attraction but the coffee does shine through.

The mouthfeel is medium bodied, smooth and wet with medium carbonation.

Another great beer for lagunitas fans.

Serving type: bottle

06-09-2014 03:01:25 | More by Dave1999
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Tennessee

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4.05/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a ruby tinged mahogany with 3+ fingers of rocky tan head. Great lacing & head retention

S: Roasty, not much else, some pineyness once warm

T: Roasty, a bit chocolate, pineyness, some charred notes up front. Some carob, charred grain, & a little more pineyness as this warms. Finishes roasty with carob sweetness, plus just a little bit charred bitterness & just a bit of grapefruit

MF: Medium bodied, firm carbonation & nice balance

A very nice take on this style, as expected from these guys. Wish the nose was better, but this drinks so easy for the ABV

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07-26-2014 03:19:51 | More by russpowell
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4.14/5  rDev +0.7%
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Appearance: Dark browninsh black, thin bodied with heavy bubbles on the body. Off-white head with a slight tan tint to it. Head with initial pour was maybe 1/3" off the body.

Smell:Floral scent that is plain and simple, potent and good.

Taste: I will tell you this it comes off a little sour and lightly bitter. Feels like a dose of grapefruit with notes of lemon extract. Has a floral feel to it, not bad at all.

Mouth: It improves with time, i was paring it with pretzels and at first the sour after-taste was going in and out. Then as it warmed up, super sticky. Yes I said. Medium to full bodied, pretty damn good.

Overall: If you are looking for a black double IPA feels, for about five bucks it is very hard to recommend something better. Enjoy it and appreciate...Salud!

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NightTime from Lagunitas Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 1,199 ratings.