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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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Ratings: 2,764 | Reviews: 723 | Display Reviews Only:
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litheum94

California

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-16-2011 17:30:24 | More by litheum94
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RyanPS

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-16-2011 00:58:01 | More by RyanPS
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jrutigs

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-16-2011 00:56:48 | More by jrutigs
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modernartblues

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-15-2011 21:45:01 | More by modernartblues
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justintcoons

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-15-2011 19:17:45 | More by justintcoons
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sm0key

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-15-2011 19:15:21 | More by sm0key
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richbrew

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-15-2011 16:52:20 | More by richbrew
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nanobrew

California

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-15-2011 15:48:46 | More by nanobrew
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patm1986

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-15-2011 05:27:10 | More by patm1986
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alexsergio

New York

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

11-15-2011 05:23:23 | More by alexsergio
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BrooBub

Maryland

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-15-2011 03:55:00 | More by BrooBub
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loupap

Rhode Island

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

11-15-2011 02:42:34 | More by loupap
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Neffbeer

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -26.1%

11-15-2011 00:55:05 | More by Neffbeer
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rrock44

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

11-15-2011 00:51:53 | More by rrock44
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Exiled

Texas

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-14-2011 22:57:13 | More by Exiled
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Lawnboy33

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-14-2011 21:23:41 | More by Lawnboy33
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seth72104

Missouri

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-14-2011 20:30:25 | More by seth72104
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millelacsmark

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-14-2011 19:52:00 | More by millelacsmark
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westcoastbeerlvr

California

3.25/5  rDev -20%

11-14-2011 19:02:03 | More by westcoastbeerlvr
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Hessian257

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-14-2011 18:48:20 | More by Hessian257
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RandyJ

Ohio

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-14-2011 17:06:36 | More by RandyJ
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Jspriest

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-14-2011 16:03:22 | More by Jspriest
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avaldivia

California

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-14-2011 07:05:18 | More by avaldivia
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aepb1

Florida

3.78/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A- deep copper body, can't see through it in my tulip, with a frothy white head

S- piny hops, citrus hops too, very hoppy

T- piny hops present throughout with a little maltbelly

M- medium body, moderate carbonation with a sticky finish

O- hop heads should check this out as this could likely be called a dipa and not many would be the wiser

Serving type: bottle

11-11-2011 00:35:57 | More by aepb1
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garymuchow

Minnesota

4.6/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

The aroma starts this one off strongly. Great caramelized malt with pushing it to the limit without it becoming burnt. Seems to have that nice English toasty crackly aroma too. This aroma is something special. Just enough hop presence to know that it's there (and it couldn't be lagunitas without some hops).
Thin dense tan head. Clear orange brown amber. Ample lacing.
Very enjoyable complex malt flavors, but holding more hops in the flavor and balance than in the aroma. Soft warmth and nip from the alcohol, but no distraction with the fullness of the other flavors.
Big without being big or excessive. Moderately carbonated which adds a little to the prickliness of the drink. Somewhat sweet and somewhat rich, but again achieving that nice balance.
This is a pretty darn good beer. Close to the enjoyment I had with the Imperial Red.

thanks my brother.

Serving type: bottle

11-06-2011 21:46:03 | More by garymuchow
Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,764 ratings.