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Lagunitas Imperial Stout - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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Lagunitas Imperial StoutLagunitas Imperial Stout

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1,278 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,278
Reviews: 546
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 13.14%
Wants: 39
Gots: 117 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  9.90% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
2010 8.2% abv

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 08-31-2001)
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HaveUSeenMyCellar

California

2.75/5  rDev -26.3%

07-06-2014 01:26:10 | More by HaveUSeenMyCellar
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oldvines

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

07-03-2014 23:26:03 | More by oldvines
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nleaders

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

07-03-2014 09:25:03 | More by nleaders
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JKIPA05

New York

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

07-02-2014 13:31:44 | More by JKIPA05
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gspeer711

California

4/5  rDev +7.2%

07-02-2014 06:35:32 | More by gspeer711
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MonkeyDunk

California

3.48/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

22 oz bottle

Appearance:
Pours a creamy head, slightly lacing lingers on glass.

Smell:
Smells like fudge.

Taste:
Roasty, sweet, then a metallic bitterness. A bit of ash. Would go well with a campfire and a smore. Warming and boozy, but not out of balance.

Mouthfeel:
Full bodied, creamy texture. High carbonation, especially for stout which was originally more flat.

I like it! Nothing spectacular, but a solid and enjoyable beer.

Serving type: bottle

07-02-2014 03:59:01 | More by MonkeyDunk
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WckdVbz

South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

06-30-2014 05:21:24 | More by WckdVbz
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gshak

Texas

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-30-2014 02:59:14 | More by gshak
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waddellc2

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-30-2014 00:20:20 | More by waddellc2
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Jonboy20


4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

06-29-2014 20:11:56 | More by Jonboy20
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Northtexan

Texas

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-29-2014 15:36:20 | More by Northtexan
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BucannonXC5

California

3.81/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Type: 22-oz. bottle
Glass: 0.5L mug
From: BevMo in Mission Valley (San Diego), Calif.
Price: $4.25 (special 2-for-$8.50 w/ BevMo card)
Purchased: June 26, 2014
Consumed: June 28, 2014
Misc.: N/A

Poured a pitch black color with 2-to-3 fingers of rocky tan head. Above average-to-good amount of spider web lacing on the sides of the glass. Above average-to-average retention on the top.

Very nice on the nose. Got cappuccino, toffee, caramel, chocolate, hot fudge, chocolate milk, some bitter coffee beans and faint black crayon.

Tasted pretty close to the smell, although more bitterness. Bitter cappuccino, toffee, caramel, bitter crayon, dark chocolate, some booziness late and some bitter roasty malts.

Full body. Slick texture. Average-to-lively carbonation. Long, bitter, rather warming finish.

A decent imperial stout, but not as good as I’d hoped.

Serving type: bottle

06-29-2014 04:58:03 | More by BucannonXC5
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J702

Nevada

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-29-2014 01:18:32 | More by J702
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Rothobinide

California

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

06-28-2014 22:55:05 | More by Rothobinide
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Phi_Psi_OR_Beta

Oregon

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

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snohojimbo

Washington

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-28-2014 00:36:22 | More by snohojimbo
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sammyg832

Arizona

4.5/5  rDev +20.6%

06-27-2014 14:20:31 | More by sammyg832
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Kansas

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

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Oregon

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-24-2014 04:21:18 | More by lighthabit
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robertjskelton

Alabama

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-23-2014 18:00:17 | More by robertjskelton
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barryjg

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-20-2014 21:01:31 | More by barryjg
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blavod

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

06-18-2014 22:30:11 | More by blavod
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5/5  rDev +34%

06-17-2014 03:01:17 | More by johnny5martini
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imfatsowhat

California

4/5  rDev +7.2%

06-16-2014 23:17:33 | More by imfatsowhat
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Jammergordon

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

06-16-2014 02:39:52 | More by Jammergordon
Lagunitas Imperial Stout from Lagunitas Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 1,278 ratings.