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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,760 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,760
Reviews: 723
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.1%
Wants: 40
Gots: 225 | 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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divineaudio

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4.33/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

pint glass.

a - pours copper in color and forms a thin cap of sudsy, tan head that calms to a film. leaves thick sheets of lacing in the glass.

s - nose of honey, citrus, apple, toffee malt.

t - toasty and sweet malt character with tons of fruity hop goodness. notes of honey, orange, berry. has a nice lingering piney bitterness and a slightly dry finish. very well balanced.

m - medium with the right amount of carbonation. finer co2 profile.

o - a damn fine beer and thoroughly enjoyable. seems almost in dipa territory despite being classified as a strong ale. i'm going to have to track down more of this.

Serving type: bottle

11-22-2011 03:08:00 | More by divineaudio
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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,760 ratings.