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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,764 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,764
Reviews: 723
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.1%
Wants: 39
Gots: 228 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  9.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
ABV varies slightly from 9.0 to 9.8
66.6 IBU

(Beer added by: GilGarp on 03-10-2009)
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Andrew041180

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3.41/5  rDev -16%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A - Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a Sam Adams pint glass. The beer is a deep, clear amber with enough head for me to stop pouring for fear of overflowing the glass. The head retention was very good and left nice lacing on the side of the glass.

S - Mostly maltiness with a hint of the relatively strong ABV.

T - Not my favorite. Overly malty for me with a finish that contained a strong alcoholic presence. There was a hint of bite to it from the hops, which I liked, but I couldn't really detect any of that flavor that I know so well.

M - Not as clean as the appearance would have lead me to believe. Tasted a little syrupy to me, but it did have a nice amount of carbonation. The good beat out the bad by a small margin.

O - I picked up this beer completely blind based on my love of all the Lagunitas products that I've had. This one was much maltier and much boozier than I expected. I would not buy it again, and will be more careful about selecting brews blindly based on previous experience. I still rate Lagunitas as my 3rd favorite brewery.

Serving type: bottle

05-15-2013 00:21:36 | More by Andrew041180
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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
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