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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,924 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,924
Reviews: 730
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.1%
Wants: 46
Gots: 272 | 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  rDev -1.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

The beer pours a dark, burnt orange/ copper color with a nice, thick, and lofty off white head.

It smells of candy caramels with citrus notes in the background, mostly grapefruit and a little alcohol.

At first sip I noticed lots of grapefruit and citrus peel followed by sweet caramel and a piney finish.

Feels thick with low carbonation and a sticky finish.

I thought this beer was done well, for the abv it's not too heavy but it has that slight burn that lets you know not to drink it too fast.

JMad, Jul 07, 2013
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3.85/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

P- Thanks to Jim in Pittsburgh for this brew

A- a foamy pour. Its a five finger head and it lingers. Amber caramel color to it that is quite clear.

S- a strong dark malt ale smell to it. Very nice. I get molasses as well as maybe plum?

F- the strong dark plum or raisin comes through in the mouth. Very tasty. Simple yet sweet

M- sweetness dominates but it is a good one.

O- a nice brew from the LAG. I like it but its heavy.

Dodo2step, Jul 06, 2013
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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,924 ratings.