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Lagunitas IPA - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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Lagunitas IPALagunitas IPA

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BA SCORE
88
very good

6,919 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 6,919
Reviews: 1,548
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 118
Gots: 1,109 | FT: 3
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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look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A:
Pours a clear copper-tinged straw color with a tenacious three fingers of beige head that takes its time in settling down. Excellent retention; lots of luscious lacing.

S:
Just pouring the beer releases a cloud of very dry piney hop odors. Some caramel aromas with musty hop smell, also a hint of citrus

T:
Hay, grass, dough, hops. Really has a cohesive, earthy flavor. Dry and level with a bit of orange rind at the end.

M:
Dry, flat, short. Light-medium body, quick finish. Slight linger in the hop flavors, but doesn't wear out its welcome.

O:
Pretty tasty IPA. Maybe not a game-changer but a solid beer. Really hoppy without going overboard. There is actually a nice balance with the malt flavors considering how hoppy it is (basically, you can taste the malt if you concentrate). I haven't had much from these guys and while their whole image/writing on the labels annoys me, I have to admit, I'd be hard-pressed to be TOO awful negative about this beer.
Would have again. Worth trying if you have access.

Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 6,919 ratings.