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Lagunitas Imperial Red Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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Lagunitas Imperial Red AleLagunitas Imperial Red Ale

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

2,100 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,100
Reviews: 766
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 9.95%
Wants: 188
Gots: 214 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  7.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
54.2 IBU

(Beer added by: Reidrover on 03-05-2005)
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Bottled July 7th 2014.

Poured from the 22 oz. bomber into a Tree House tulip pint.

a: Clear copper with a finger and a half offwhite head which receded to thin surface foam and patchy and spotty lacing.

s: Mild ripe fruit, peppery spice and bready malt

t; Slightly fruity and peppery spice under a sharp hop bite. Bitterness lingers at the back sides of the tongue. Dry finish.

m: Medium with good body and plenty of carbonation tingle.

o: A good Imperial red which makes its presence known and is reasonably tasty.

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A - Clear deep amber body with nice dense off-white head. Retention last till the bottom of the glass and tons of nice lacing all the way down.

S - Spicy and sweet cherries

T - Big pine and floral hops followed by dark smokey spicy malts.

M - Medium body with moderate carbonation. Very sticky and resinous.

O - Great brew. Definitely a nice transition beer into the back half of summer.

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Lagunitas Imperial Red Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,100 ratings.