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A Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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A Little Sumpin' Extra! AleA Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale

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BA SCORE
93
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752 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 752
Reviews: 358
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 8.81%
Wants: 53
Gots: 63 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  8.74% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: JohnGalt1 on 08-23-2009)
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far333

Connecticut

4.15/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Clear pale orange with swarms of small bubbles rising up quickly to an inch high head of dimpled and rippled foarm that lingers long.

Bright aroma of citrus, freshly opened orange accented by the rind, followed by grapefruit notes and honey sweetness.

Flavor matches the aroma well, lots of fresh and bright citrus, subtle piney notes and a subtle but noticeable honey malt backbone to round it out.

Rich and full mouthfeel, creamy carbonation, slight warmth in the cheeks, subtle vapor rising up the back of the nose. Great beer, very tasty.

Serving type: bottle

11-22-2009 00:20:58 | More by far333
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New York

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New Hampshire

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New York

4.01/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A- golden yellow, crystal clear, big 2 finger luxurious head

S- huge citrus, mango, pineapple, massive dankness, resin, big big fruit character, some onion and garlic.

T- onion, peach, mango, some orange, pineapple, a hint of warm booze, very slight bitterness

M- medium body, very clean, moderate carbonation

O- good ipa, extremely enjoyable. Lagunitas, do they ever miss?

Serving type: bottle

07-11-2014 03:07:31 | More by gabedivision
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4/5  rDev -4.8%

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bsp77

Minnesota

4.06/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Serving glass: Poured from bottle into Imperial Pint.

Appearance: Rich honey-gold with good sized white head.

Smell: Grapefruit, orange, mango and pine. Very hoppy but sweet aroma.

Taste: Seems to be three stages to each sip. First, there is a sweet and slightly tart hop onslaught of grapefruit, orange and mango. Then the hops become more balanced with malts, where a wheat taste is evident. Finally, it is somewhat spicy, bitter and piney at the finish, with some lingering sweet and tart grapefruit.

Feel: Full bodied, thick and chewy. Moderate carbonation with a semi-dry finish.

Overall: Nice, unorthodox Double IPA, but the strong sweetness means that I prefer the Little Sumpin Sumpin base beer.

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A Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 752 ratings.