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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,785 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,785
Reviews: 724
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 9.85%
Wants: 40
Gots: 231 | 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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RoryOMoore

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-23-2011 00:18:51 | More by RoryOMoore
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whatthehull

California

4.53/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Tasted May 13th 2011 (from notes)

A - redish/copper transparent, one finger off white head and some lacing

S - sweet yeast, fruity, bright malt, alcohol, sweet hops, slight bitterness and a slight grass and citrus

T - alcohol, hoppy, sweet yeast, citrus, floral, sweet malt and a caramel or molasses

M - chewy, huge profile, medium low acidity and a long finish

D - goes down like water even at almost 10%. big sweet and medium bitter. Well balanced

Final thought - got to get a sixer or four every year this seasonal comes out

Serving type: bottle

11-22-2011 06:37:04 | More by whatthehull
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divineaudio

Michigan

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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Another6Pack

Michigan

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-22-2011 01:25:39 | More by Another6Pack
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mctizzz

California

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

11-21-2011 18:46:42 | More by mctizzz
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WillyMac

South Carolina

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-21-2011 16:14:42 | More by WillyMac
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cfinch2

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

11-21-2011 06:14:36 | More by cfinch2
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DoctorB2B

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-20-2011 18:59:18 | More by DoctorB2B
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rwilde

Ohio

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-20-2011 14:05:45 | More by rwilde
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bigdaddypolite

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-20-2011 03:04:04 | More by bigdaddypolite
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davesway10

Iowa

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-19-2011 15:39:34 | More by davesway10
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ALLISON01

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-19-2011 14:38:10 | More by ALLISON01
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KGarrett

New York

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-19-2011 00:41:36 | More by KGarrett
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ineva

California

4.75/5  rDev +17%

11-18-2011 20:31:41 | More by ineva
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I2uss

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-18-2011 20:19:48 | More by I2uss
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BeerArchivist

California

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-18-2011 06:20:00 | More by BeerArchivist
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ATXRyan

Texas

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-17-2011 19:10:06 | More by ATXRyan
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CliffBrake

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

11-17-2011 11:50:52 | More by CliffBrake
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codynevels

California

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-17-2011 05:24:18 | More by codynevels
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IPAaron

Virginia

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-17-2011 02:34:21 | More by IPAaron
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allouez86

Wisconsin

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-16-2011 21:16:17 | More by allouez86
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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
Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,785 ratings.