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Maximus - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

3,890 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,890
Reviews: 1,374
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.33%
Wants: 66
Gots: 267 | 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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foogerd

New York

3.58/5  rDev -9.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A- copper orange clear body thin eggshell colored head with plenty of lacing
S- tons of floral hops in here along with a really sweet malt bill, grapefruit hop aroma
T- at first i get a buttery smooth almost caramel sweetness and light floral hoppiness and an almost candy like sweet finish, then the hops seemed to have taken a sharp metallic like turn for me, the same sweetness that i thought i initially perceived seemed to vacillate between sweet and metallic which was really odd to me, never seen that before.
M- a bit on the thin side for a dipa but didnt take away from the enjoyment
D- very sessionable
Overall a tasty brew just sometimes the slight metallic flavor was distracting

Serving type: bottle

10-08-2010 20:07:05 | More by foogerd
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Maximus from Lagunitas Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 3,890 ratings.