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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: 62 | 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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pmcadamis

Illinois

4.53/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

A - Marigold brew with a nice three finger head of white foam. Lots of lace. The color is great... deep burnished gold with tiny bubbles streaming through it.

S - Big time citrus and tropical fruit. Bready underneath.

T - This is a massive beer on the palate. Enormous hop presence with kiwi, grapefruit, and nectarine over a tight malt base that reminds me of Gran's Biscuits.

M - This is a BIG beer. The super pungent fruity hops over the muscular but well built malt base makes for punch-in-the-mouth brew. Finishes off-dry with lingering notes of orange rind and grapefruit.

Awesome beer. Went well with my t-day turkey and stuffin'

Serving type: bottle

11-24-2012 06:31:49 | More by pmcadamis
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New York

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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?

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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.