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Lagunitas Sucks (Brown Shugga Substitute Ale) - Lagunitas Brewing Company

Lagunitas Sucks (Brown Shugga Substitute Ale)Lagunitas Sucks (Brown Shugga Substitute Ale)

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,288 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 6288
Reviews: 1232
rAvg: 4.37
pDev: 9.38%


Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial IPA |  7.85% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This sad holiday season we didn’t have the brewing capacity to make our favorite seasonal brew, the widely feared BrownShugga’ Ale. You see we had a couple of really good years (thank you very much) and so heading into this season while we are awaiting the January delivery of a new brewhouse we are jammin’ along brewing 80 barrels of IPA and PILS and such every 3 hours. A couple of months back we realized that since we can only brew a mere 60 barrels of Shugga’ every 5 hours, that we were seriously screwed. For every case of Shugga’ brewed, we’d short 3 cases of our favorite daily beers. It’s a drag. This year, we brewed something that we think is also cool and brews more like our daily brews. The new brewhouse will help insure this kind of failure never happens again. It’s a mess that we can not brew our BrownShugga’ this year and we suck for not doing it. There is nothing cool about screwing this up this badly and we know it. Maybe we can sue our own sorry selves. There is no joy in our hearts this holiday and the best we can hope for is a quick and merciful end. F*@& us. This totally blows. Whatever. We freaking munch moldy donkey butt and we just want it to be all over...
So this substitute beer is a ‘Cereal Medley’ of Barley, Rye, Wheat, and Oats…. Full of complexishness from the 4 grains, and weighing in at 7.85% abv, Then joyously dry-hopped for that big aroma and resinous hop flavor.

(Beer added by: Jules11788 on 11-07-2011)
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ngeunit1

California

4.43/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A - Pours a clear golden-orange color with a finger of frothy white head atop. The head fades down at a normal pace leaving behind some lace.

S - Aroma is full of citrus hops and candied pineapple, grapefruit, and mango, some floral hops, and some sweet caramel malts.

T - Starts off with a strong kick of grapefruit and pineapple hops with some good bitterness and a bit of sweet caramel malts growing from the background. Through the middle, some pine and floral hops come through with some more citrus flavor and bitterness. The finish is a mix of sweet candied tropical and citrus fruits, bitterness, grassy hops, and some sweet malt.

M - Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Feels smooth with a resiny and fairly dry finish.

D - Very drinkable. Nice big hoppy DIPA with a great hop profile. I really like how strong the candied tropical fruits are.

Serving type: bottle

03-16-2012 04:10:50 | More by ngeunit1
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ChopperSmith

Minnesota

3.93/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured from a stubby brown 12 oz. bottle into a standard clear pint glass.

Appearance: Pours a faintly hazy deep golden color with a good two finger white foam head. Left some nice lacing as it receded slowly to a frothy white cap.

Smell: Floral hops and sweet fruits like tangerine and lemon.

Taste: Fantastic floral hops flavor with a good amount of citrus bitterness. Grapefruit and pine flavors that are balanced and smoothed out quickly by some sweet light malts.

Mouth Feel: Light-to-medium body with a good crisp carbonation. Works well for the style.

Overall: A great crisp, hoppy and fruity Double IPA. Great stuff! I haven't had the Lagunitas Brown Shuga Ale that this is a replacement for, but this is one substitute that can fill-in in my 'fridge any time.

Serving type: bottle

03-14-2012 01:25:16 | More by ChopperSmith
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mountdew1

New Hampshire

3.95/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into an imperial pint. Color was a medium dark amber, with a 2 finger white head. Head dissipated to a thin layer, and didn't cling at all. Aroma was slightly sweet, with a fair bit of hops. Flavor was a strange hybrid between an IPA and a winter warmer. Started off nicely sweet, then had a bit of spice, before finishing up with a solid mouthful of hops. Felt great in the mouth. Coated very nicely, and still finished with a bit of carbonated kick. Overall a strong beer.

Serving type: bottle

03-12-2012 22:38:16 | More by mountdew1
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brystmar

Texas

3.95/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Golden pour. Heavily malty nose with tropical fruits, honey, mild spices, and hops.

Fruity and sweet with a strong malt character. Sharp, piney hops next, then caramel. Boozy as things finish up, ends a little sweet with honey & hop flavors lingering. Body is thick and creamy. An enjoyable brew.

Serving type: bottle

03-12-2012 03:00:25 | More by brystmar
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spicelab

Australia

3.98/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle from a sixer purchased at Wholefoods Bend. Reviewed from notes.

Golden apricot, bright and clear, with a hearty two finger head that retains well and laces sporadically on its retreat to a slightly raised ring.

Candied orange, candied pineapple and candied tangerine above a milde oniony, sweatiness with a nice floral perfume twist.

Flavours show greater dankness and vegetal character amidst a chunky savoury malt backbone.

Chewiness on on the front palate is cleared out nicely by a bright and cleansing bitterness. Mildly spritzy carbonation.

Hugely drinkable and well rounded offering that pushes all the right buttons without challenging in any way - which is just fine.

Serving type: bottle

03-09-2012 00:20:15 | More by spicelab
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WastingFreetime

Wisconsin

3.98/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Reviewed from notes.

A. Golden-straw color with decent clarity, three fingers of soapy white head holds for about one and a half minutes and leaves intricate curtains of stuccoed foam behind on the glass. Slightly more retention time would have been awarded a perfect five in my opinion.

S. Pineapple, tropical fruits, booziness, citric peel, and even more mango with caramel sauce drizzled on top. Gains small amounts of burnt brown sugar aroma when the glass warms up, but of course nowhere near as much as Brown Shugga itself would have had...

T. Pine resin including a mouthful of pine bark in my mouth at first, gains a gradual fade-in of caramel candy that just barely counter-balances the bittering hops, tropical fruit flavor comes in to play with my tastebuds, finish is unfortunately slightly too sweet for my personal preferences.

M. Medium carbonation and body.

Serving type: bottle

03-03-2012 04:19:32 | More by WastingFreetime
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Homebrew35

Connecticut

4.6/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

From notes:
Pouts one fingers worth of a tight bubbled foamy white head tons of lacing and very good retention. Clear amber body.

Big citrus, pine, floral hops and sweet sticky Carmel malts.

Tastes very sweet and rich initially, lots of Carmel.
Citrus and piney hops. Some earthy tones as well. Firm bitterness balances with the sweet malts nicely.

Medium bodied, medium carbonation cuts the sweetness. Somewhat sticky and oily on the finish.

Overall this is a hop lovers beer. Big aroma and flavors.

$12 a sixer.

Serving type: bottle

02-29-2012 18:34:09 | More by Homebrew35
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Blargimus

Colorado

3.93/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle poured into pint glass. Bottled 12/21/2011. Received in a trade with Huadog, thanks!

Pours a straw-amber with maybe a finger of head. Head fades very quickly, leaves very light lacing. Almost no visible carbonation after that.

Smell is mostly pine with a little grapefruit.

Taste starts off at full pine. Sweetness starts to creep in, and before long there's a very full maltiness, almost candy-like underneath the hops. A previous reviewer mentioned a bubble gum-like taste, and I can totally see that. No detectable alcohol.

Mouthfeel is medium, standard for a DIPA. Dry, and more carbonated than it looks.

Very easy to drink. Surprisingly so, at almost 8% abv. I can see why this has attained such a cult following, though I wouldn't say it blew my mind. Very enjoyable, though.

Serving type: bottle

02-29-2012 02:11:50 | More by Blargimus
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mfavoino

Washington

3.93/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Enjoyed in my HotD Snifter on 2/26/12.

Appearance: Light straw color with a finger and half head that didn't retain well.

Smell: Some resiny pine hop aroma, yet not as pronounced of a hop as one might expect from a DIPA.

Taste: Pine and citrus hops from the start. Finishes Sweet and reminds me of bubble-gum without a bitter finish. Alcohol more noticeable as it warms. Kind of expected more of a hopbomb.

Mouthfeel: Light and well-carbonated.

Overall: A good value for a DIPA, just not an eye-opener. Worth a try.

Serving type: bottle

02-27-2012 04:27:53 | More by mfavoino
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SHODriver

California

4.48/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: pours exceptionally yellow but slightly orange. small white head with poor retention
S: citrusy, piney, and herbaceuos all at once with an overall sweetness to it
T: tropical fruit with caramelly sweetness, very herbal and a hint of pine in the flavor. Resinous flavors kick in at times as well. Aftertaste is slightly piney and herbal with another dose of malt sweetness
M: Spot on and adequate carbonation keeps things in check
O: Lagunitas makes some great and reasonably priced beers and should suck more often

Serving type: bottle

02-25-2012 05:18:17 | More by SHODriver
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Yoda22

North Carolina

4.55/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A- Pours a super clear straw yellow with 1 finger of head and decent retention.

S- Simply exceptional. Super hop blast; citrusy with pine and bready notes in there. Possibly the best IPA i've ever unleashed my nose upon; not exaggerating. A lot of beers you get a strong scent that appears weaker and weaker the more you smell, not this. The smell just keeps on coming.

T- Well it's hard to live up to the expectation set by the smell, but the taste is very good as well. Hoppy yet malty/balanced, good hop aftertaste. Sweet and enjoyable.

M- Body and carbonation are on the light side, but I have no issues with that for an IPA.

O- Really enjoyed it - slightly better than regular Lagunitas IPA (I need to review Lagunitas Maximum now which is in my fridge!). Wish it were a year round brew.

Serving type: bottle

02-21-2012 21:30:41 | More by Yoda22
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pschul4

Illinois

4.63/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Brought over by my boi areich6

A- Lighter than I expected, this looks a lot like a light lager...shudder

S- Whoa the appearance is way misleading, this smells very nice. Sweet, fruity hops lead the way with a tiny, tiny malt scent in the background

T- Amazing. Simply stunning. This has all the wonders of an IPA in one beer. Delicious pineapple and mango flavors give way to some pine in the back of the palate

M- Quite bubbly but being an IPA it's not expected to be smooth and this is very refreshing

O- They made the Holiday Leftovers as an excuse to make another batch of this, what can they call it in the spring? I want this year round

Serving type: bottle

02-21-2012 05:02:18 | More by pschul4
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amphion1065

Massachusetts

3.33/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

A bottle of this was gifted to me by a great, very thoughtful friend. Served in a Cambridge Brewing Co. pint. Reviewed from notes.

Pours a very clear, yellow straw. A rather aggressive pour yields a two-finger white head with phenomenal retention.

Wow, this is ripe. Big, classic notes of grapefruit and papaya. Really rich, resiny pine and hops.

The taste is, unfortunately, not quite equal to the aroma. It's very sweet, and far less hoppy than I'd hoped. Floral, but lacking in the essential bitterness that could put this over the top.

The carbonation is on the low side. A little life would go a long way.

Fine, and for the price, great. I'd love to have a super fresh pint on tap.

Serving type: bottle

02-20-2012 15:48:31 | More by amphion1065
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BeRanger

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Found this at a bottle shop during a trip in Boston, thanks to SilentJay. Poured into my newly acquired Portsmouth Brewery snifter. (Currently drowning my sorrows after losing on all 25 of my 1 in 7.5 Kate the Great scratch offs.)

Pours burnt orange/golden, a rim of white head. Leaves a little bit of lacing. Smells of pine needles up front, some tropical fruit undertones as well. Reminds me a lot of Spruce Pilsner from Shorts. The taste is outstanding. Very crisp, pine notes up front but it finishes very smooth. No real alcohol taste on this one. The fruity zest is very faint on the backbone.

Light bodied with good carbonation. Very good IPA, I wish this damn beer would have hit stores in Michigan so I could have plenty to drink at home. Well done Lagunitas, just get your shit together and get more to Michigan!!!

Serving type: bottle

02-20-2012 04:54:21 | More by BeRanger
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CTBeerPope

Connecticut

4.7/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours hazy orange
Smells like a roll of life savers
Tastes like one of the best dipas on the planet
Mouthfeel is feeling really good

I don't want to write a long ass intricate review on this one because that would take away from the time I'm trying to spend with it right now.

If you can get this get it. Remember its still beer so you will not get an mdma effect from it. For beer though its so good.

*Update* I have 5 more of these. Yeah buddy.

Serving type: bottle

02-20-2012 03:17:15 | More by CTBeerPope
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budgood1

Minnesota

4.43/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

pours out an ever so slightly hazed bright gold colour with a respectable off white head. there is good deal of floaties to be had, adding to the viewing pleasure. very clingy lace. massive citric pith and resiny pine hop aroma. some base biscuity and bready malt manages to peak through. bitterness whacks the tongue right away upon tasting...then some hop flavours quickly fill the void by throwing off some assorted citrus notes...mostly lemon, tangerine and grapefruit with a hint of juicy pineapple. the resiny sap nuances also add to the hop party, making for a certain brashness that is bad ass in the mouth. sturdy maltiness provides the sweet bready bass line which allows the hop shredding to shine. no real alcohol notes can be tasted, but can be perceived in the overall taste profile. this DIPA has surprising girth to it; i expected it to be more IPA than DIPA but this brings the good in the body department...full, rich and sweet despite the massive hop bitterness. the mouthfeel has a certain coarseness...not grating but a bit rough. i would guess this much higher than the 65 IBU's listed. great drinkability...this just tastes damn good for amped up hop juice!

overall i would say that this doesn't "suck" and is some damn tasty "holiday leftovers". cult status well deserved. it leaves me smiling.

Serving type: bottle

02-19-2012 01:58:58 | More by budgood1
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sidetracked

Illinois

3.93/5  rDev -10.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Pours a clear yellow-gold amber with nice off-white head. Film of small bubbles lingers to create some lacing.

Aroma of bittersweet citrus, grapefruit, orange, tangerine, lemon. Some bready, grainy malt.

Taste upfront is bitter, grapefruit, citrus, lemon. Light malt presence in the middle--bready--minimal flavor though. Lemon and citrus finish with a low bitterness. Little neutral bready malt. Some grapefruit. Lingering bitterness, lemon, and orange peel.

Medium body with moderate to low carbonation. Foamy, somewhat creamy, thick finish.

Good flavor and aroma. Nice citrusy hop bitterness. Body seems too thick due to the foamy finish. Wish it was thinner to match the flavor.

1/2/2012

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2012 17:44:23 | More by sidetracked
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claspada

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a clear golden color with a soapy/creamy cap that leaves a some minimal lacing behind.

Aromas begin with that familiar Lagunitas hop blend; floral, citrus, with pineapple and ruby red grapefruit tones. Not much malt at all here.

The tastes begin quite familiar to Lagunitas as well, with citrusy flavors, ruby red grapefruit and pineapple; slightly sugary, after the swallow, but the hops return to provide a bitter, citrusy finish.

The mouthfeel is medium body with moderate, but crisp, carbonation. Light bitterness lingers in the finish.

Overall, this is a very solid beer from Lagunitas; the light sweet malts provide a neutral backdrop for the hops to work their magic. Nothing revolutionary or new here but just another solid offering from a brewery that knows how to use hops.

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2012 14:57:49 | More by claspada
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CallMeHarmon

Texas

4.98/5  rDev +14%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Appearance - Pours a medium brown with maybe some orange. Decent head which doesn't stick around too long and becomes lace.

Smell - Slightly sweet and very promising.

Taste - What an unbelievable blend of hoppiness and and hint of fruit. I could drink this all day if it weren't so scarce.

Mouthfeel - Good body, taste, carbonation.

Overall - This is the best beer I've ever had from Lagunitas, and they make awesome beers. I wish they brewed Lagunitas Sucks year round. Then it would be a holiday every day. They say they are adding capacity; it should be devoted to this beer.

Serving type: bottle

Serving type: bottle

02-18-2012 14:47:48 | More by CallMeHarmon
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Beerenauslese

California

4.45/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Clear orange gold body with a substantial head that dissipates to a ring and veil. Leaves gobs of sticky lacing.

Smells of sweet caramel malt, brown sugar (not substitute). Smells of pine and tangerine.

Tastes very clean and of light malts with a big piney and tangerine skin hop slam. The malt is light compared to the hop delivery, but that makes for a good clean hop presentation. A little bitter in the finish. Very well integrated.

This is very clean and light on the palate. The carbonation is quite light, especially towards the end of the glass.

This beer is all about the hops, and very drinkable. Though marketed as a Christmas beer, there is nothing Christmassy or winterish about this beer, other than the gift of hops.

Serving type: bottle

02-17-2012 16:24:36 | More by Beerenauslese
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TheSixthRing

California

4.6/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance - Pours a slightly hazy, light golden orange. Respectable finger-width head which dissipates rather quickly to a thin, ever-present lace.

Smell - Mellow grapefruit, with apricot or peach lying somewhere in the background.

Taste - A complex array of bitter grapefruit hop, artfully balanced with sweet malt. It dances beautifully around one's tongue and somehow combine to give this a very sweet, very true ruby red flavor, making itself completely and utterly drinkable.

Mouthfeel - Full-bodied, yet passes as light and refreshing. The carbonation is on point.

Overall - Do you know the story of Wally Pipp? Well, Wally Pipp was starting at 1st Base for the New York Yankees. One day during batting practice, Pipp took a pitch to the temple and had his skull fractured. The team's Manager had to turn to his young back-up to replace Pipp as the starter. That young 1st baseman? Lou Gehrig. This beer is Lou Gehrig. While Brown Shugga' is a good beer it's "substitute", Lagunitas Sucks, is on it's way to becoming a legend. This is the best beer I've ever had from Lagunitas, and that's saying a lot. Let's hope they keep this beer in the game.

Serving type: bottle

02-17-2012 04:18:45 | More by TheSixthRing
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MrVonzipper

California

4.45/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Crystal clear light amber with nice eggshell colored head. Nice retention and lace.

Nice fruity citrus notes, pineapple, mango and slightly floral hops. Very pleasant!

Great flavor. Again nice tropical fruit and citrus hops balanced very nicely with a mildly sweet candy-like malt character.

Nice, light and crisp mouthfeel with high carb.

Overall and great beer especially for the price! Pretty similar IMO to Little Sumpin' Wild, which I Love.

Serving type: bottle

02-16-2012 00:52:21 | More by MrVonzipper
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animortician

California

4.13/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Grabbed a few 6 packs of this before it was all gone. 12 oz bottled poured into my fav glass.

A: Deep Golden to amber, slightly orange. Pours with a nice one finger head that faded but carbonation stayed active enough to keep a layer of foam on the top, all the way down. Decent lacing.

S: I had to keep sniffing and sniffing to figure it out, I knew the sent but just couldn't place it. Smells exactly like fresh Lilikoi. Awesome tart tropical fruit.

T: Hops hit you right away, not as tropical as the aroma. Complex, sour apple, smooth throughout, clean finish.

M: Not to syrupy and the alcohol is well hidden. Little dry at the finish.

O: Great beer, I think I like Hop Stoopid more though. I take that back, I def like Hop Stoopid more. I think this was a little bit of a hype baby. Still a really good beer but to go from nothing to being there number 1 rated beer seems a little bit much.

Serving type: bottle

02-15-2012 02:10:58 | More by animortician
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Metalmonk

North Carolina

4.33/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Slightly hazed pale orange/golden color, with a blinding white head. The pillow is thick but thins quickly, although even a weak swirl fluffs it up nicely.

Clean, bright, floral, fruity, and especially herbal nose. Shades of cannabis bud sneak in. It's hoppy and very "west coast" but doesn't seem to be trying to beat the nose senseless.

Impossible not to love how this beer tastes. It's very fruity and rounded out with sweet, dessert-like spices, yet it's a classy offering, never feeling like a too-syrupy tongue-ripping novelty. If you were looking to turn a hops-novice onto hop-laden beer, this would be it.

Texturally it's soft and smooth, yet with plenty of carbonation. For some reason it's starting to remind of a classier, slightly bigger, more cool-handed Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale.

Very much worthy of the hype that greeted this surprise/oopise holiday creation, it's one of the more approachable double IPAs out there. Lagunitas doesn't suck at all!

Serving type: bottle

02-14-2012 21:01:24 | More by Metalmonk
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ghostwalker

Massachusetts

4.35/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Didn't realize it was my 300th review until I started. Oh well, not everything has to be a true milestone. Still, at least Sucks is a semi-rare beer that is worth noting.

12 oz bottle, found it at Julio's, home of many great beers. Served in my Surly Darkness snifter, because it rocks!

A: Head? Yes, please, make it a double! Huge, thick, frothy white head on a golden body with a hint of reddish to it.

S: Nose is ...Simcoe? Sharp, piney, spicy, just really good smelling and nicely complex.

F: Tasty and quaffable. True West Coaster here. Light malt body is only a framework for big, gratuitous hopitude. Waves of citrus and pine. This is really the closest thing to Pliny that I can think of. Heady Topper may have stolen my heart, but I still carry a torch for Pliny, and this could be the kid sister.

M: Stripping and cleansing, done right.

O: Really, really good. I love Hop Stoopid and many of their other brews, but this one is somehow better. Glad to hear that this will be a new product.

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2012 01:50:48 | More by ghostwalker
Lagunitas Sucks (Brown Shugga Substitute Ale) from Lagunitas Brewing Company
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