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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,796 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,796
Reviews: 724
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 9.85%
Wants: 40
Gots: 233 | FT: 3
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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da_beers

Florida

4.03/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4

Love what Lagunitas does, very excited to try this one out.

A - Pours a dark coppery amber color, beautiful chunky head of about three inches, incredible lacing coming down.

S - Sweet malts are very overpowering, not in a negative way tho. Smells almost sticky. Cedar woodiness as well as some citrus hidden away in the back.I

T - Has the distinct Lagunitas hop profile, but ends with a great sweet resiny characteristic. Malts are very present, probably its most distinct taste. Some pineapple/tropical fruit as well. Kind of a bit boozy, but not too bad.

M - Its quite smooth and buttery I would say, on the heavier side of medium bodied - you definitely know you're drinking an ale here.

O - Overall I really enjoyed this American Strong Ale. Not my favorite by Lagunitas, but that isn't saying much because they generally kick ass.

Serving type: bottle

05-15-2013 01:26:17 | More by da_beers
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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,796 ratings.