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Maximus - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

3,878 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,878
Reviews: 1,374
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.33%
Wants: 66
Gots: 261 | 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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umustdrink

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4.03/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - Clear coppery red color. Offwhite head fades to rocky film. A few small bits of lacing.

S - Light citrusy hoppy smell, some brown sugary malts. Aroma is overall pretty faint.

T - Starts out with a nice hit of sweet bitterness, immediately balanced with brown sugary malt. Malt flavor increases in sweetness, too sweet for my liking. Finish leaves a good blend of the aforementioned tastes: sweet hoppy bitterness with a dominating presence of brown sugary malts.

M - Medium carbonation, right where it seems it should be. Consistency is on the thicker side, seems almost syrupy at times.

D - Probably slightly lower ABV than your average DIPA, so drinkability is elevated for the DIPA style. Overall an okay brew, I'd like to try it on-tap.

Serving type: bottle

12-29-2008 03:34:35 | More by umustdrink
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Maximus from Lagunitas Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 3,878 ratings.