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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,939 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,939
Reviews: 730
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.1%
Wants: 48
Gots: 280 | 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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4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

fayenatic, Jul 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

jmm380, Jul 30, 2013
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3.83/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Well some big wraps on this bad boy lets see and it pours a clear red copper hue with a billowing four finger head that's stays and leaves lacing everywhere,the smell is toffee,bready malts,pine,ripe fruits and booze,the mouthfeel is full bodied with moderate carbonation and has tastes of fairy floss,bready malts,toffee,honey and finished like a ripe fruit wine dry and boozy and overall it's definitely a unique drop and really different to the rest of their range and nice for a cold night a perfect sipper cheers.

ADZA, Jul 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

JamesT9890, Jul 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

kkmiller76, Jul 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

JohnnyK, Jul 29, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

frosted33, Jul 28, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Fargrow, Jul 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

OgreSanchez, Jul 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

nheinzie57, Jul 28, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +17%

TheLevi4000, Jul 27, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

Drasherweizen, Jul 26, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Paul_Apsley, Jul 26, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

Illos, Jul 26, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

FrizWhiz, Jul 26, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

areich6, Jul 26, 2013
Photo of homebrew311
4.04/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Appearance is a deep clear reddish color with generous white head and heavy lace. Nose is hoppy with note of pine and earth, paired with a strong malt backbone that brings a bit of molasses and honey to the smell. Taste starts sweet and malty and has strong pine hops paired with some citrus and honey. Mouthfeel is somewhat heavy with appropriate carbonation. Overall, quite delicious and hoppy, borders on American barleywine territory.

homebrew311, Jul 26, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -13.8%

rjcoy06, Jul 25, 2013
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

bradleypatter, Jul 25, 2013
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1Cor10-31, Jul 24, 2013
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Maillard, Jul 24, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

OCdrummer7271, Jul 24, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

PattyMelt, Jul 24, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

bcostner1, Jul 23, 2013
Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,939 ratings.