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Maximus - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

4,652 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 4,652
Reviews: 1,438
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 10.3%
Wants: 91
Gots: 603 | 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:
Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-22-2001

No notes at this time.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 4,652 | Reviews: 1,438 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of quindog
4.21/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of km02600
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Fordknox
4.09/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of alcohline_trip
3.96/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ed_loves_ipa
3.34/5  rDev -16.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dustin_Sallitt
4.3/5  rDev +8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of snowmageddon
3.68/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Jake1990
4.62/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of RJB66
4.86/5  rDev +22.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Very good beer, highly recommended

Photo of wapcap
4.51/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of 2beersaday-stronglikebull
3.82/5  rDev -4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of beitz67
3.9/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of frinknasty
4.09/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SmellTheGluv
3.5/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SedateSix
3.69/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of OneEye78
4.06/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of FogDishHead
4.71/5  rDev +18.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Sebas
4.49/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of PvtSnowball
3.99/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Stephen_Woods
4/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Very good, nice head IPA

Photo of skrabbenhoft
4.3/5  rDev +8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of KarmicSkrambl8
4.43/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

I enjoy this more than Eyeball/Brown Shugga...less than Hop Stoopid and Imperial Stout (as far as Lagunitas)

prefer this to SN Torpedo as well

Color nothing extraordinary...Smell is phenomenal piney-hop blast, overall feel is not special but the taste is one of the better in terms of what i like in an IPA (initial tongue better than aftertaste in terms of strength of flavor)

Photo of Eddyfunt
3.88/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of LouZ
4.32/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jooler
5/5  rDev +25.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

really great hoppy notes, very flavorful

Maximus from Lagunitas Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 4,652 ratings.