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Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

2,863 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,863
Reviews: 724
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 10.1%
Wants: 42
Gots: 255 | 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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Donsmitty

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +23.2%

12-06-2011 19:06:52 | More by Donsmitty
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Mtnbeerman

Colorado

4/5  rDev -1.5%

12-06-2011 02:48:27 | More by Mtnbeerman
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TrickkyGangsta

Florida

4/5  rDev -1.5%

12-05-2011 22:07:25 | More by TrickkyGangsta
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kjkinsey

Texas

4/5  rDev -1.5%

12-05-2011 18:04:38 | More by kjkinsey
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PEIhop

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1.5%

12-05-2011 03:58:10 | More by PEIhop
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nmann08

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev -1.5%

12-04-2011 22:26:27 | More by nmann08
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pisomojado8

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +23.2%

12-04-2011 17:05:56 | More by pisomojado8
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bigred89

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

12-04-2011 02:34:07 | More by bigred89
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tbizzle0

California

5/5  rDev +23.2%

12-03-2011 04:09:39 | More by tbizzle0
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Zraly

Virginia

3.83/5  rDev -5.7%

A deep orange with brownish hues; nice lacing and a rocky head. A nice swirl in my goblet releases an aroma of cinnamon roll and bread yeast. Hops play a part up front, too, making the smell interesting. Very warm and inviting smell.

Bread and spice. Rich notes of butterscotch, caramel, and brown sugar. Balanced out by a spicy and citrusy hop bite. Carbonation keeps the mouthfeel from cloying and finish is dry. Drinks nice. Well-balanced and does not quite drink like it is pushing 10%.

A solid ale. A real steal for under $3 a bottle -- great late autumn evening sipper. Might be interesting to replace cognac with this for a sauce for steak.

12-03-2011 01:34:35 | More by Zraly
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SmokeyJoesCafe

New Jersey

5/5  rDev +23.2%

12-02-2011 06:15:29 | More by SmokeyJoesCafe
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rab53

Washington

4/5  rDev -1.5%

12-02-2011 03:19:54 | More by rab53
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rudy611

Connecticut

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-30-2011 03:50:31 | More by rudy611
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RobertColianni

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -13.8%

11-29-2011 15:11:51 | More by RobertColianni
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MareInfinitus

California

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-29-2011 02:06:50 | More by MareInfinitus
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fuzzcherry

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-28-2011 08:41:52 | More by fuzzcherry
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Tenente

Maryland

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-28-2011 02:09:29 | More by Tenente
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Ajlvt

Washington

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-27-2011 20:10:37 | More by Ajlvt
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bluntedboywonder

New York

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-26-2011 22:02:46 | More by bluntedboywonder
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Rickythejeweler

Maryland

4.18/5  rDev +3%

A - Deep redish orange, half finger head, spotty lacing.

S - Butterscotch, caramel, raison, brown and candi sugar, dark fruits.

T - Butterscotch, fermented fruits, caramel, figs, maple syrup, fruity and bitter hops, sugary.

M - Medium low carbonation, medium full body, bready finish.

O - Delicious, very interesting, a little too sweet towards the end.

11-26-2011 20:49:31 | More by Rickythejeweler
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ryancorn

Illinois

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-25-2011 22:41:04 | More by ryancorn
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sacrelicio

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-25-2011 14:18:21 | More by sacrelicio
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adrian21

Virginia

5/5  rDev +23.2%

11-25-2011 05:09:05 | More by adrian21
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Rochefort10nh

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev -1.5%

11-24-2011 14:33:27 | More by Rochefort10nh
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Rollzroyce21

California

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

11-24-2011 06:44:56 | More by Rollzroyce21
Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,863 ratings.