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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

5,767 Ratings
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Ratings: 5,767
Reviews: 1,476
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.31%
Wants: 73
Gots: 522 | 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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BeerKangaroo

Alaska

3.93/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

In a pint glass:

A: red/golden body that yields a half finger white head that lasts for about thirty seconds. No carbonation is seen rising. Some spotty light foamy lacing is seen trickling around the sides of the glass.

S: malts in front of the hops and comes out very strong. There is some caramel that comes out as the beer warms.

T: pretty much the same with a nice added sweetness, very much impressed.

M: medium, sessionable, balanced wet/dry aftertaste and finish

O: this is good IPA, however, with the malts coming out as strong as they do, I'm just wondering is this an English or an American IPA? Anyhow, no big deal, I'd have it again.

Serving type: bottle

08-11-2012 17:50:46 | More by BeerKangaroo
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aztraz

Sweden

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

08-11-2012 16:31:22 | More by aztraz
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durlta

Iowa

4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-11-2012 16:20:05 | More by durlta
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stunna

Maine

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

08-11-2012 03:54:38 | More by stunna
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hantalek


4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-11-2012 03:31:46 | More by hantalek
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SouljaSaia17

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

In the past, despite its good price, I have looked over this IPA like a fish looking over a bland looking piece of bait!

A: This beer pours a nice golden, copper color with a 1-2inch soapy, white head that doesnt fade quickly, so hard to tell the lacing at this point.

S: The aroma gives a very piney character up front. Followed by some apricots and a hint of grapefruit citrus. For those people saying that the smell is weak, blow your fuckn nose!

T: The taste is a little bland but does give off some nice sweet malts and citrus character. Despite the smell starting out with pine resin, the flavor of this beer ends with it, which is unique.

M: The mouth feel is a little watered down for the style or that just may be me washing out my glass before pouring. But I think its lacking flavor. Minimal carbonation!

O: Much to my estimated guess, this is a beginner quality IPA. Doesn't stand out from its pack but does have a nice pine and citrus. I would call this a good session IPA that is worth the money, if you can find it. If your looking for the "wow factor", keep looking!

Serving type: bottle

08-11-2012 02:44:31 | More by SouljaSaia17
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Malletmaniac64

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

08-11-2012 00:33:23 | More by Malletmaniac64
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JJOVa

Virginia

4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-10-2012 23:59:20 | More by JJOVa
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Oakenator

Pennsylvania

4.35/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours golden with a nice creamy head. The head lingers a bit with good lacing on the glass. Fresh piney hop aroma. Good carbonation on the front and back of the tongue but somehow lesser in the middle. Good balance to the taste of this IPA - while the piney hop is present it is quickly balanced with a caramel malt with some lingering hop tingle.

Serving type: bottle

08-10-2012 22:36:32 | More by Oakenator
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MattSharpless

Virginia

4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-10-2012 17:12:56 | More by MattSharpless
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ebefiction


4.75/5  rDev +22.1%

08-10-2012 03:02:17 | More by ebefiction
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DWolf

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-10-2012 00:05:32 | More by DWolf
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Newbiebeer

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-09-2012 21:49:16 | More by Newbiebeer
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apocalypsezombie


4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-08-2012 22:04:25 | More by apocalypsezombie
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JohnBender

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

08-08-2012 00:59:55 | More by JohnBender
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boozeplease

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

08-07-2012 18:11:00 | More by boozeplease
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LeafbyNiggle

California

4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-07-2012 04:56:58 | More by LeafbyNiggle
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craigmj7

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

08-07-2012 01:05:05 | More by craigmj7
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MonkeyStain

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

08-06-2012 16:22:08 | More by MonkeyStain
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ThinkAgain

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

08-06-2012 12:53:46 | More by ThinkAgain
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flyingmick

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-06-2012 12:15:53 | More by flyingmick
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ChuckGnarly

British Columbia (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

08-06-2012 05:16:27 | More by ChuckGnarly
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schopenhauerale

British Columbia (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

08-06-2012 00:40:22 | More by schopenhauerale
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dubdrop

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.8%

08-05-2012 23:50:46 | More by dubdrop
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Hoplomachus

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

08-05-2012 22:47:30 | More by Hoplomachus
Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 5,767 ratings.