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Censored - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

2,336 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,336
Reviews: 841
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 11.8%
Wants: 42
Gots: 176 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.75% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
35 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 05-17-2002)
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Ratings: 2,336 | Reviews: 841 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of RobinLee
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

RobinLee, Oct 05, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

slimntubbs, Dec 26, 2012
Photo of mmilyko
3/5  rDev -19.6%

mmilyko, Oct 09, 2012
Photo of mmcnaughton
4/5  rDev +7.2%

mmcnaughton, Nov 23, 2011
Photo of crob3888
4/5  rDev +7.2%

crob3888, Nov 20, 2011
Photo of Iamjeff6
3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

Iamjeff6, Jul 16, 2014
Photo of scootercrabb
4/5  rDev +7.2%

scootercrabb, May 04, 2012
Photo of maddogruss
3.53/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

This beer poured a light amber color with almost no head and no lacing at all. The smell was fairly malty and inviting. The taste was pretty interesting. Nice, malty taste with spicy undertones that left a spicy, aftertaste that reminded me a little bit of cinnamon. Pretty full bodied, but leaning a little toward the thin side. Overall, a pretty drinkable beer. Not very filling and tastes pretty good.

maddogruss, Jun 04, 2007
Photo of Grebdioz
3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

Grebdioz, Dec 28, 2011
Photo of Bear1964
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

Bear1964, Sep 01, 2013
Photo of jmich24
3.9/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into Duvel Tulip

A: Copper color, on finger light tan head. Some lacing.
S: Nothing spectacular here. Malty, sweet carmel, a little nutty and a touch citus hops.
T: Very malty as expected, but finishes with a nice bit of bitterness to balance it out.
M: Medium mouth feel, little lingering bitterness is nice.
D: This has very good drinkability due the hop bitterness that balances this brew out at the end.

Very nice for the style. Love that they didnt short us on the hops.

jmich24, Feb 21, 2011
Photo of ToadiesForCody
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

ToadiesForCody, Apr 09, 2014
Photo of jeffthepony
3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

jeffthepony, Nov 16, 2011
Photo of capuchinpilates
4/5  rDev +7.2%

capuchinpilates, Apr 27, 2014
Photo of little_star
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

little_star, Mar 10, 2014
Photo of droomyster
4.15/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours a clear, darker hue of copper with a small, off-white head that lasts for a couple of minutes. Aromas a predominantly toffee, with hints of dark fruits, perhaps raisins. The flavors and feel are nothing short of terrific. Very complex, medium-full bodied, almost chewy feel. A lot of sweeter notes, like toffee and caramel, that don't descend into the cloying range due a dull background haze of hops that are hard to describe. Maybe they're earthy, maybe they're more tea-like...it's hard to say because they only whisper through the powerful maltiness. Far chewier and maltier than the other amber ales out there, but regardless of style category, this is one hell of a beer.

droomyster, Nov 09, 2010
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

ffshore545, Oct 30, 2014
Photo of DavidST
4/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz bottle, unknown bottled date. This pours a slightly hazy amber color with an okay head which was short lived. The smells are of hops with some nice caramel. The feel was medium. The taste was pretty good a nice little bit of hops along with some decent caramel malts. Not bad.

DavidST, Sep 02, 2012
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

tourdot, Apr 10, 2014
Photo of nheinzie57
3.25/5  rDev -12.9%

nheinzie57, May 30, 2012
Photo of PeprSprYoFace
3.1/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured into a shaker pint. Nice amber red color. No head. Slight lacing.

Aroma smells very grainy. Slight sweet malt.

Taste is similar but not as bad as aroma. Still grainy but a nice bit of malt.

Mouthfeel is ok. Nice carb.

Overall an ok beer. Probably wouldn't buy it again.

PeprSprYoFace, May 13, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

CB2maltygoodness, Apr 07, 2013
Photo of dmamiano
3.78/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Big "pop" of carbonation as I twist off the cap.
Medium copper with a small, almost soapy looking off white head.
Nose is picking up caramal malt in a big way with a hint of hops. The malt is dominating the nose for sure.
Taste is big with malts, very sweet and almost a bit too much if one isnt ready. I like the big malt taste. Sweet and thick with a lingering bitterness.

dmamiano, Feb 19, 2008
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3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

SonictheBeerhog, Jun 30, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.6%

Shilt, Dec 27, 2011
Censored from Lagunitas Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 2,336 ratings.