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BA SCORE
85
very good

2,375 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,375
Reviews: 843
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 11.8%
Wants: 44
Gots: 191 | 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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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 oz. bottle, with no apparent bottled on date present. Another offering from Lagunitas that I have yet to try. Excited to finally be doing so; pick up this bottle as part of a mixed six pack at the local Binny's.

Poured into a Firestone Walker pint glass.

A - Pours about two fingers of khaki colored fluffy head on top of a clear dark coppery orange colored body. Some sediment floating around. Nice thin streaked rings of lacing on the glass.

S - Smell is of straight-forward malts and little else. Definitely a malt showcase here, folks. Has almost a coppery metallic smell to it in the back end, also.

T - Well built body; nicely carbonated. Again, a straight up malt showcase with just a touch of leafty hop bitterness added to the mix. Bready, earthy, caramelized malts, apparent tree nuts, faint honey, some sweetness, & some coppery metallic taste on the finish.

M - Feel is semi-sweet, malty, with a bit of hop resins and some metallic qualities to it.

Overall, definitely not what I expected from Lagunitas. In this case, I was counting on their usual hop assault, but what we have instead is mostly a malt bomb. Definitely a nice addition to the Lagunitas portfolio, but this isn't a beer I would go out of my way to have again. I'll stick to the Lagunitas hop bombs, thank you.

Lagunitas Censored ---3.5/5

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Censored from Lagunitas Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 2,375 ratings.