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Lagunitas IPA - Lagunitas Brewing Company

Lagunitas IPALagunitas IPA

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BA SCORE
87
very good

4,954 Ratings
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Ratings: 4954
Reviews: 1450
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.31%


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

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
45.6 IBU

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 07-10-2001)
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Schlafly33

Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -16.5%

08-03-2013 23:47:09 | More by Schlafly33
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Kramerwtmf

California

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

04-23-2014 14:59:00 | More by Kramerwtmf
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phartman133

Michigan

3.08/5  rDev -20.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

This is a very classic IPA. It had a fairly large head when brought to my table. It has crisp citrus flavors, with a little bit of a hop aftertaste. I'm not sure of all the flavors, but they combine to create this delicious IPA that goes great with any type of food

Serving type: on-tap

04-23-2014 14:33:31 | More by phartman133
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smidge710

California

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

04-23-2014 06:09:39 | More by smidge710
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KCRealAle

Missouri

4/5  rDev +2.8%

04-23-2014 02:29:22 | More by KCRealAle
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Chucker17

South Dakota

4/5  rDev +2.8%

04-23-2014 01:19:03 | More by Chucker17
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jbravo79

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +22.1%

04-22-2014 23:28:26 | More by jbravo79
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avckc

California

4/5  rDev +2.8%

04-22-2014 21:36:04 | More by avckc
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bhurtle4

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

04-22-2014 18:58:34 | More by bhurtle4
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Beervana

Alberta (Canada)

4/5  rDev +2.8%

04-22-2014 06:33:33 | More by Beervana
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ElectricSalmon

Texas

4.06/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a brown bottle into a pint glass.

Aroma was piney hops. Not strong, but pleasant.

An inch think, off white head was atop a gold, maybe light copper body. Very clear. Big bubbles in the head and a few bubbles visible rising from the bottom of the glass. As I drank the beer some lacing was visible on the glass.

Taste was assertive piney hops. Not overpowering but definitely a strong hop flavor. I tried to find a malt character but just kept coming back to the hops. That said, though, it's not just pure hop juice. This is a very enjoyable IPA. Easy to drink and enjoy.

I've had the pleasure of visiting the Lagunitas brewery and tap room in Petaluma, CA on several occasions and I do enjoy their beers anywhere I can get them. If you're looking for a quality IPA this will not disappoint.

Serving type: bottle

04-22-2014 03:20:24 | More by ElectricSalmon
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Coronaeus

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +2.8%

04-22-2014 02:52:08 | More by Coronaeus
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wellsnb

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

04-22-2014 00:05:24 | More by wellsnb
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ttylicki

Ohio

4/5  rDev +2.8%

04-21-2014 23:39:13 | More by ttylicki
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chossboss

Oregon

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

04-21-2014 23:27:04 | More by chossboss
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vidisad

California

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

04-21-2014 06:27:45 | More by vidisad
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chadski

California

3/5  rDev -22.9%

04-21-2014 04:44:09 | More by chadski
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RaphaelJ

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

04-20-2014 20:44:48 | More by RaphaelJ
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N8tronics

Iowa

4/5  rDev +2.8%

04-20-2014 06:19:06 | More by N8tronics
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eepound2

Georgia

4.49/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured this from a bottle into a pint glass. Also had it on tap several times. Pours a nice copper/caramel color with an ok frothy white head. Head has been different on some pours.

Taste: I really don't know what it is about this beer but I love to drink it. There is no special flavor that stands out, maybe it is how balanced I find it? Bottom line, I love this beer and rate it higher than most people. I have this Lagunitas a lot and will continue to.

Serving type: bottle

04-20-2014 03:41:50 | More by eepound2
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BeerGut4Life

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -10%

04-20-2014 02:48:44 | More by BeerGut4Life
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HeavyDandtheGirls

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

04-20-2014 02:23:34 | More by HeavyDandtheGirls
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hopflyer

Pennsylvania

3.96/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottled march 18, 2014

bright yellow-orange, clear

Grassy and earthy in the nose along some dank. A bit of citrus. Cat piss.

Taste up front grassy and floral hops. A bit tangy and a good malt balance

medium carbonation, nice subtle bitter aftertaste. Dry and light.

Not exploding with flavors but a nice crisp standard IPA.

Serving type: bottle

04-20-2014 02:18:31 | More by hopflyer
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Matt2509

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

04-20-2014 00:43:40 | More by Matt2509
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leoinsd

California

2.5/5  rDev -35.7%

04-20-2014 00:35:31 | More by leoinsd
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Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 4,954 ratings.