1. BeerAdvocate on your phone?! True story. Try the beta now.

Maximus - Lagunitas Brewing Company

MaximusMaximus

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
89
very good

3,484 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3484
Reviews: 1347
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 10.61%


Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-22-2001)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 3,484 | Reviews: 1,347 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by Happyhopper:
Photo of Happyhopper
Happyhopper

New York

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

12-20-2012 03:49:44 | More by Happyhopper
More User Reviews:
Photo of CWhite
CWhite

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

04-16-2014 02:20:32 | More by CWhite
Photo of SharkNado
SharkNado

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1%

04-16-2014 00:25:23 | More by SharkNado
Photo of Jay_Ulreich
Jay_Ulreich

Indiana

4.01/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Got this and Sucks. Like this better. Yeah, I said it.
A- gave it a 4.25 cuz the head retention and color is awesome. Little floaty goodies in there too, but its still clear. Just a great looking brew.
S- Balance. Hops bite you with the bitterness. Malt holds its own.
T- Balance. I love how malty it is. Bitterness is clear and crisp. You can taste the craftsmanship.
M- beautiful. Its dry, but just the right amount. Its almost got a chewy feeling to it, but its just got the perfect amount of body.
Over this beer is fantastic, Id get it over Sucks any day. Yeah, I said that again.

I put just a splash of this in my sauteed mushrooms with garlic and oregano, basil, black pepper and olive oil. It was awesome over steak.

Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

04-14-2014 23:37:05 | More by Jay_Ulreich
Photo of Canada_Dan
Canada_Dan

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1%

04-14-2014 21:18:02 | More by Canada_Dan
Photo of CGMLS3
CGMLS3

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

04-14-2014 19:16:47 | More by CGMLS3
Photo of Rob_Z
Rob_Z

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +1%

04-14-2014 19:13:49 | More by Rob_Z
Photo of TGanyone
TGanyone

Iowa

4/5  rDev +1%

04-14-2014 14:03:19 | More by TGanyone
Photo of bigdipip
bigdipip

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1%

04-14-2014 00:09:17 | More by bigdipip
Photo of Gerasimos
Gerasimos

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

04-13-2014 23:18:05 | More by Gerasimos
Photo of LarryMyers
LarryMyers

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1%

04-13-2014 19:47:30 | More by LarryMyers
Photo of dankjohn
dankjohn

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -11.6%

04-13-2014 14:19:50 | More by dankjohn
Photo of serebeerdrinker
serebeerdrinker

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

04-13-2014 00:53:44 | More by serebeerdrinker
Photo of Flathead_Monster
Flathead_Monster

Montana

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

04-13-2014 00:51:38 | More by Flathead_Monster
Photo of cody4prez
cody4prez

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1%

04-12-2014 22:35:58 | More by cody4prez
Photo of midlifec
midlifec

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

04-12-2014 22:28:16 | More by midlifec
Photo of ccurrid
ccurrid

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

04-12-2014 04:38:23 | More by ccurrid
Photo of SkinniePost
SkinniePost

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +1%

04-11-2014 23:20:15 | More by SkinniePost
Photo of HoneyLamb
HoneyLamb

Michigan

4/5  rDev +1%

04-11-2014 20:55:58 | More by HoneyLamb
Photo of SloppyJoeWasAMan
SloppyJoeWasAMan

Maryland

4/5  rDev +1%

04-11-2014 15:43:21 | More by SloppyJoeWasAMan
Photo of Beestin
Beestin

Iowa

3.5/5  rDev -11.6%

04-11-2014 13:14:45 | More by Beestin
Photo of Duffman79
Duffman79

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

04-11-2014 11:46:43 | More by Duffman79
Photo of gonzo000
gonzo000

Massachusetts

4.16/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

a. Golden orangy color, clear. Good 2 inch head which lasts. Good lacing.

s. Only pine. Does not seem very complex in the nose.

t. Oh, there we go! A non existent taste up front (kind of like heady, but not as pronounced a length of time). A quick burst of citrus in the middle and better and pine in the finish. On the sweeter side.

m. Nice - smooth - plenty of carbonation - well balanced.

o. Another great beer by the outstanding brewer.

Serving type: bottle

04-11-2014 00:05:10 | More by gonzo000
Photo of smccann
smccann

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +1%

04-10-2014 22:24:43 | More by smccann
Photo of JimBNP
JimBNP


4/5  rDev +1%

04-10-2014 22:18:38 | More by JimBNP
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Maximus from Lagunitas Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 3,484 ratings.