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SF Fusion - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

65 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 65
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 8.75%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  9.30% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: 1759Girl on 02-15-2011)
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Ratings: 65 | Reviews: 12 | Display Reviews Only:
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4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

cletusdog, Feb 24, 2014
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Tuckersmth, Feb 14, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.4%

Texasfan549, Feb 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -17.3%

od_sf, Feb 12, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

mc4z, Feb 11, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

spark3148857, Feb 11, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

kaseydad, Feb 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

bumchilly25, Feb 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

MrDave, Feb 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev -5.4%

InfernoBoss, Nov 21, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

largadeer, Oct 13, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

Warlocks-Passage, Aug 02, 2013
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4/5  rDev -5.4%

KevT, Jun 10, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

cnbrown313, Jun 05, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

Lantern, May 22, 2013
Photo of rboinski
4.61/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Back on tap at the Lagunitas Taproom after Waldo's Special dissapeared

10 oz pour into a stemless wine glass at Lagunitas Taproom

Appearance: Pours much lighter than I was expecting from lagunitas. Really good clarity and a nice head on it as well, though I would have preferred this in the larger lagunitas mason jar.

Smell: Strong smell of hops, almost smells fresh hopped but I did not ask. I believe the hops were mosaic, simcoe, and one other.

Taste: Extremely good DIPA. Great hop flavors come through, without a ton of bitterness. Not much of a malt backbone supporting the hops which I personally prefer. Could have been a little better integrated maybe, something about it just wasn't perfect but I couldn't put my finger on it.

Mouthfeel: Very nice mouthfeel. Not as sticky as Waldo but still has some nice stickiness. Very smooth with good carbonation.

Overall: Great beer. Won't be around long but I am glad I got a chance to try it!

rboinski, May 06, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

popery, Jan 24, 2013
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4/5  rDev -5.4%

t0rin0, Oct 20, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

Philousa, Oct 03, 2012
Photo of DovaliHops
4.43/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

From notes from SF Beer Week. Pours a hazy orangish golden color with a medium white head that disappears quickly. Scent is intense amount of citrus fruit and hops right up front. Great apricot along with orange and grapefruit. Somewhat tropical fruit aroma as well. A lot of piney hops and just a nice overall west-coast aroma (meaning there wasn't much malt to it). Taste was just as it smelled with amazing citrus and tropical fruit flavors. The slightest bit of malt to it, but not enough to ruin this one. Great pine and hop flavor...tastes SOOO fresh. Mouthfeel is crisp and slightly sticky. Drinkability is very high, as ABV is well-hidden. Overall, I've tried a couple of the Fusion beers, and this one has been my favorite thus far.

DovaliHops, Jun 26, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

Bike2work, May 29, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

kdown, May 23, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -11.3%

jmccraney, May 19, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

AKolmogorov, Apr 15, 2012
SF Fusion from Lagunitas Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 65 ratings.