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Maximus - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

3,921 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 3,921
Reviews: 1,376
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.33%
Wants: 69
Gots: 282 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

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

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-22-2001)
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Kevin-Wieken

Minnesota

4.34/5  rDev +9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Maximus
Lagunitas Brewing Company, California
---from bottle to stemmed tulip glass---

Appearance
Honey gold with a slight haze, thick white head, good lacing.

Smell
Lots of citrus, kiwi, blood orange, mango, pineapple, a little bready. Very bright and fresh!

Taste
Orange pulp-like bitter, warming alcohol bite, slight piney resin, bread.

Mouth-feel
Wet, refreshing, good carbonation, medium body. Very smooth.

Overall
Really good. Just the right amount of alcohol to bounce of the citrucy hops of this beer. This beer makes up for what Lagunitas IPA lacks. Ill get this again.

Serving type: bottle

12-21-2013 15:30:20 | More by Kevin-Wieken
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S - Nice aroma on this IPA. I'm getting tropical paradise of pineapple, citrus, orange, maybe slight coconut.

T - Very nice flavor here as well. Getting grapefruit, pineapple, citrus, pine needles.
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M - Mouthfeel is medium leaning towards a heavy with medium carbonation.

O - I love this brew. I think Lagunitas has the IPA's down. Highly recommended! Cheers!!

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Maximus from Lagunitas Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 3,921 ratings.