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NightTime - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
92
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1,246 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,246
Reviews: 168
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 9.22%
Wants: 45
Gots: 204 | FT: 0
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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bsp77

Minnesota

4.35/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Serving glass: Poured from bottle into Imperial Pint.

Appearance: Dark reddish-brown with foamy, creamy head that leaves lots of clinging lace.

Smell: Typical Lagunitas aroma with crazy grapefruit and tropical notes which are sweet, tart and dry at the same time. Also, some roast and chocolate notes.

Taste: Borderline insane mix of grapefruit, orange, mango, chocolate, molasses and char. The finish is spicy and piney, and a little bit bitter.

Feel: Medium to full body with moderate carbonation. Fairly smooth and creamy. Not as dry as I would prefer.

Overall: There is no question that this is the Lagunitas version of an American Black Ale. This delivered the exact crazy mix that I expected, and I am very happy about that.

Serving type: bottle

05-17-2014 22:41:19 | More by bsp77
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NightTime from Lagunitas Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 1,246 ratings.