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Hop Stoopid - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

5,701 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 5,701
Reviews: 1,922
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 10%
Wants: 172
Gots: 428 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: lou91 on 03-07-2007)
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drunkboxer1

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4.83/5  rDev +15%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours an amber/golden color with a off white head. The head thins out as you drink it but it leaves a lot of lacing. Smells of fresh American hops, piney and slightly citrusey. Tastes a hell of a lot like grapefruit from the hops. This is common in a lot of DIPAs I've had, but I've never had one that had it this obvious. There's a lot of hop bitterness, but it doesn't overwhelm the beer. I've had pale ales that "taste" more bitter, despite the 102 IBU scrawled across the top of the label. This is a fairly hyped beer and I was afraid it wasn't gonna live up to it but it does. I have a feeling the scores on this one will be very high, but I think I like Stone's interpretation of the beer better. I don't feel like I should score it lower since its so well balanced though.

Serving type: bottle

05-24-2009 17:40:00 | More by drunkboxer1
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Hop Stoopid from Lagunitas Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 5,701 ratings.