1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

A Little Sumpin' Wild - Lagunitas Brewing Company

Not Rated.
A Little Sumpin' WildA Little Sumpin' Wild

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
92
outstanding

2,790 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2,790
Reviews: 897
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 10.46%
Wants: 110
Gots: 159 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  8.80% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Fermented with the Westmalle yeast strain

72.51 IBU

(Beer added by: femALEist on 04-28-2010)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 2,790 | Reviews: 897 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Ryan011235:
Photo of Ryan011235
Ryan011235

Ohio

4.3/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

On tap in a pint glass at Barley's Smokehouse on 9/27/10

Very clear amber color with golden highlights around the bottom. Poured a rather thin head to begin with, but a consistent, thin film seems poised to remain. Solid wall of lace that dries & cracks over time.

A subtle wheat aroma is situated amid lively, bright citric hops. Grapefruit, lemon zest, tangerine & pineapple. I'm thinking Amarillo. There's a little yeast mustiness in the back, though it doesn't seem overly pronounced. Nice aroma, overall.

The nose belies the taste, as the malts is ramped up, the hops are toned down somewhat. A fairly subtle bitterness hits the tongue first, though it isn't as potently citric as the nose. Still tastes pretty dang good. Toasted malts with a touch of earthiness throughout. Yeasty undertones with some spiciness throughout.

Just a touch lighter than medium bodied. Carbonation is appropriate for the beer. There's a low-slung grittiness; sort of sticky as well. Some appreciable alcohol heat. Toasty malts & deep, subtle, citric notes linger.

Blasted shaker pint; a tulip would do wonders for this one. Regardless, this is a tasty beer & I'll not hold the glassware against it. Definitely worth a try. I'm glad to have stumbled across it on tap.

Serving type: on-tap

10-06-2010 00:41:20 | More by Ryan011235
More User Reviews:
Photo of Boneswally
Boneswally

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

07-23-2014 04:37:37 | More by Boneswally
Photo of Stagga_Lee
Stagga_Lee

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-22-2014 04:08:27 | More by Stagga_Lee
Photo of TubaDan
TubaDan

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-22-2014 02:26:47 | More by TubaDan
Photo of patre_tim
patre_tim

China

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-22-2014 01:49:11 | More by patre_tim
Photo of sbangs
sbangs

New York

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

07-21-2014 02:39:49 | More by sbangs
Photo of Mubbly
Mubbly

California

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

07-20-2014 22:24:49 | More by Mubbly
Photo of Ksimms1408
Ksimms1408


5/5  rDev +21.7%

07-20-2014 21:41:57 | More by Ksimms1408
Photo of belm001
belm001

California

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-20-2014 20:08:56 | More by belm001
Photo of Howlader
Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

07-20-2014 16:13:16 | More by Howlader
Photo of ygtbsm94
ygtbsm94

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

07-20-2014 04:56:44 | More by ygtbsm94
Photo of curlybird
curlybird

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

07-19-2014 14:20:07 | More by curlybird
Photo of pxc13
pxc13


4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

07-19-2014 05:24:58 | More by pxc13
Photo of megamass
megamass

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -27%

07-19-2014 04:46:40 | More by megamass
Photo of klittle250
klittle250

Arkansas

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-19-2014 03:49:46 | More by klittle250
Photo of sahd-1
sahd-1

Illinois

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-18-2014 03:50:55 | More by sahd-1
Photo of MattSharpless
MattSharpless

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

07-17-2014 18:36:09 | More by MattSharpless
Photo of JazziJeff88
JazziJeff88

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

07-16-2014 21:06:07 | More by JazziJeff88
Photo of Amsterdallas
Amsterdallas

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

07-16-2014 20:41:35 | More by Amsterdallas
Photo of alademann
alademann

Arizona

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

07-16-2014 14:27:27 | More by alademann
Photo of Walkerjgt
Walkerjgt

Ohio

4/5  rDev -2.7%

07-16-2014 13:18:10 | More by Walkerjgt
Photo of jeffaroo95
jeffaroo95

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

07-16-2014 02:42:16 | More by jeffaroo95
Photo of cwreay90
cwreay90

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

07-14-2014 15:33:01 | More by cwreay90
Photo of stevebrown
stevebrown

West Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

07-14-2014 15:29:47 | More by stevebrown
Photo of Kevinpitts
Kevinpitts

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

07-13-2014 01:13:30 | More by Kevinpitts
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
A Little Sumpin' Wild from Lagunitas Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,790 ratings.