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Hairy Eyeball Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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Hairy Eyeball AleHairy Eyeball Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,901 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,901
Reviews: 844
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 11.78%
Wants: 33
Gots: 102 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  9.40% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-12-2002)
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Osiris9588

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle. Pours a deep amber color with a rusty glow around the edges. The two-finger tan head is quite creamy, showing decent retention and leaving some big bubbled, erratic lacing behind after the creaminess subsides.

The aroma is very malty, along with wiffs of sweetness and grain--not unlike some Scottish ales. The flavor is also very creamy and malty, along with a strong wallop of cherry and touch of medicine, yet the phenols don't become overwhelming.

The mouth is medium body, showing decent complexity, as the creamy and sweet elements, eventually dry out a bit on the finish. Very solid overall.

Serving type: bottle

04-15-2007 05:22:05 | More by Osiris9588
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Hairy Eyeball Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,901 ratings.