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Maximus - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

3,879 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,879
Reviews: 1,374
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.33%
Wants: 66
Gots: 263 | FT: 2
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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Qbdoo

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4.09/5  rDev +3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

I love this beer. I know it's not world-class, and I even have trouble categorizing it as a double IPA. Sure, it's stronger than an IPA, but it seems rather unique to me. Not that hoppy, though the hop presence is unmistakable, and rather malty. I'm a big DIPA drinker and this was my first a while ago, but I hadn't had it in a while. So different from others that are really bitter and aromatic. This almost seems to me to approach a strong ale in style. Not a great DIPA but still a great beer, if that makes sense.

Serving type: bottle

10-05-2013 23:38:53 | More by Qbdoo
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Maximus from Lagunitas Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 3,879 ratings.