Maximus - Lagunitas Brewing Company
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4.53/5 rDev +14.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
12 oz bottle
A: Aggressive side pour into a 12 oz taster glass. Giant, slightly off-white head very slowly receding. Super sticky lacing. A beautiful golden color with particles seen.
S: Hops, sweet malt, citrus, grapefruit.
T: Very nice hops and sweet malt malt well balanced and upfront. Some serious bitterness on the back end and finally a barely detectable alcohol. I taste some breadiness in there too.
M: Smooth and creamy up front with the hops following up and finally a nice warmth from the alcohols
O: This is a great example of a Double IPA. The alcohol is well hidden and I like the price point. Also I keep on wanting to take another sip even though on the bottle it says "Life is Uncertain. Don't sip. This is a great beer at a nice price point. I need to keep a few around. A very nice and unusually unique example of a DIPA.
Serving type: bottle
11-23-2013 23:32:21 | More by Hops4Pops
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