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Lagunitas IPA - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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Lagunitas IPALagunitas IPA

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BA SCORE
87
very good

5,563 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,563
Reviews: 1,473
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.31%
Wants: 68
Gots: 436 | FT: 2
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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jmarklan

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a bottle into a pint glass.

A: Pours a clear, dark golden/ light copper color. Decent white head and retention, good lacing as well.

S: Hops forward, spicey and floral. Grapefruit and orange. Some sweetness and bready malt in there as well.

T: Modestly bitter, a nice balance of orange and grapefruit, slightly spicy. There's some grainy sweetness towards the back with the hops reasserting themselves in the finish. The flavors are nice, they're just not as flavorful as they should be.

M: Light/ medium body, very drinkable. Some hop resin adds slickness.

Overall: Lagunitas refers to this as a "homicidally hoppy ale," which is false advertising. It seems a bit watered down, but the flavors are still very nice. A good brew for sure.

Serving type: bottle

01-08-2012 19:16:40 | More by jmarklan
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Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 5,563 ratings.