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Lagunitas IPA - Lagunitas Brewing Company

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Lagunitas IPALagunitas IPA

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6,910 Ratings
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Ratings: 6,910
Reviews: 1,545
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 118
Gots: 1,098 | 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 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

I had this on tap at Wings and Things in Mira Mesa, CA.

Nice orange / Gold typical IPA color with a thin head. It had a malty smell with a little pine and citrus.
The taste was malty and nutty with some hop bitterness but a little on the tame side for this brewer.
Mouthfeel was the thing that I really liked as it was creamy and a little chewy. This beer paired very well with the wings I had and it is a good everyday beer that won't offend with good availability and price point.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

This is a delicious california IPA, but a pretty mellow one at that. It's refreshing but not without some hop bitterness. I would say this all around a pretty damn good beer and a fantastic session IPA. It is reserved and its characteristics subtle in comparison to most of the IPAs i have had from Nor Cal but it hits many of the same notes in terms of aroma and flavor just too a lesser degree. This beer was not entirely what I was expecting but that is in no way a bad thing.

A: Poured nice and clear, amber/orange color out of the bottle and into a glass. Had a light white head that quickly disappeared.

S: Citrus, pine, malt and a hint of dirty socks. The aroma is not all it could be.

T: A hoppy malty brew. This IPA has a definite, but not completely in your face, hop presence.

All in all above average beer. This is a California IPA that is not likely to offend.

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Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 6,910 ratings.