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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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KnowYourCraft

California

4/5  rDev -1.5%

08-10-2014 22:25:39 | More by KnowYourCraft
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BraveMountie

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

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MC-beerman

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

08-09-2014 03:36:38 | More by MC-beerman
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ryhn0

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

08-09-2014 02:46:33 | More by ryhn0
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Mattyice4

Georgia

4/5  rDev -1.5%

08-08-2014 02:01:10 | More by Mattyice4
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zekeman17

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

08-07-2014 16:56:26 | More by zekeman17
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ZDSmith87

Massachusetts

4.75/5  rDev +17%

08-07-2014 16:42:09 | More by ZDSmith87
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vma

California

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

08-07-2014 05:35:58 | More by vma
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HopkingGonzalo

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

08-07-2014 03:15:54 | More by HopkingGonzalo
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sneth019

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -13.8%

08-07-2014 01:16:39 | More by sneth019
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firefightn24

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

08-06-2014 01:50:24 | More by firefightn24
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Sludgeman

District of Columbia

4.31/5  rDev +6.2%

Re-reviewed on 8/3/14 (bottled 5/22/14). Original review on 8/16/13 (bottled 3/16/13.)
Interesting reading my year old review. My new review was very similar in description, but after a year of other beers I gave this beer just slightly lower ratings numbers.

Healthy pour of entire bottle into a chalice.

A – Pours a clear dark reddish amber with a three-finger off-white rocky head. Good head retention. Excellent lacing.

S – Sweet, malty, a floral hoppiness (knock-out roses), a faint spiciness.

T – A nicely balanced beer with a malty start and a hoppy finish. Slightly sweet, brown bread, creamy caramel, a nice botanical bitterness throughout, alcohol is well hidden.

MF – Smooth, medium bodied, with a dry finish (but not too dry). Some lasting bitterness on the tongue. Good carbonation.

A great beer. An American Strong Ale, certainly not a malty, high ABV barleywine, but similar taste characteristics. Fantastiic aroma. Love me some strong ales, this one is a keeper. A good beer to keep in the fridge to contrast with your super hoppy beers without having to stray too far from that DIPA style.

08-05-2014 01:14:37 | More by Sludgeman
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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

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suckaj

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

08-03-2014 18:59:03 | More by suckaj
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Idaho

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

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Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

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Oregon

5/5  rDev +23.2%

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Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +10.8%

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Colorado

1.5/5  rDev -63.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -7.6%

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New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

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California

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

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Missouri

4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

08-01-2014 01:23:01 | More by GregDuB65
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New York

4/5  rDev -1.5%

07-31-2014 20:14:15 | More by MikeLenehan
Undercover Investigation Shut-down Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
91 out of 100 based on 2,863 ratings.