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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

5,768 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,768
Reviews: 1,476
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.31%
Wants: 73
Gots: 527 | 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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mattsdenney

Tennessee

4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Growler fill at Frugal Mc D's. Poured into NB globe glass.

A: Pours clear, gold with an amber tint. Thick head. Great retention, taking forever to recede. Lots of sticky bubbles left over as it dissipates.

S: Smells clean, grassy, piney hops. Scents of grapefruit and other citrus.

T: This one's all hops. Up front tastes of earthy pine, grains and grass. You're left with a strong lingering bitterness. Nice hop flavoring here. Tastes fresh. Some malt balance but mostly a hop bomb here.

M: Mouthfeel is on the thicker side yet somewhat slick. Definitely a lingering mouth feeling to match the bitterness that clings after swallowing. Medium amount of carbonation. Feels good all around. What you would expect and hope for from an IPA.

O: My first Lagunitas experience here. They recently made it to Nashville and I look forward to trying other styles. A great IPA all around here. Well balanced with fantastic hop flavors. This one ranks up there with the top IPA's in my book.

Serving type: growler

11-10-2012 03:58:03 | More by mattsdenney
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Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 5,768 ratings.