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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

6,210 Ratings
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Ratings: 6,210
Reviews: 1,491
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 11.31%
Wants: 89
Gots: 739 | 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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3.5/5  rDev -10%

Appearance: Decent light light amber with good lacing. Carbonation is ok as well.

Smell: This is a strange one. Not a whole lotta hops and not even a whole lotta malt. There's a nice earthy, salty clay scent to this. I only wish it were a bit more pronounced, because it is a nice feature.

Taste/Mouthfeel: Another tough one to judge. Flavor is more of the same earthy clay-like flavor. Very rustic indeed! A bit of grapefruit as well. Thin mouthfeel when chilled, but it fills out as it warms.

Overall Drinkability: An intriguing beer that I don't love, but I really like.

tjsdomer2, Sep 02, 2012
Photo of vfgccp
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

A - Lively carbonation in the glass. Bright tangerine body. Thin white head with low lace and ok retention.

S - Sweet orange, honey, and cedar.

T - Soft malt body laced with a light-to-moderate woody hop bitterness. Sweet honey center with a nice bready backend.

M - Medium body is light on the palate. Great carbonation.

O - Fantastic drinkability. The perfect session IPA imho.

vfgccp, Sep 02, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +22.1%

zberger, Sep 01, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

William123, Sep 01, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -10%

MrD, Sep 01, 2012
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Glopez, Sep 01, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

Joe1001, Aug 31, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

shigg85, Aug 30, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

dfthewalrus, Aug 30, 2012
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4/5  rDev +2.8%

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mkirkland80, Aug 28, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

void, Aug 28, 2012
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3.68/5  rDev -5.4%

This one is a foam-bomb, or maybe I was careless too. Orangy-IPAy like them all it seems: Dark tannic orange. I'm getting a nose I can't easily find, but the old proboscid apparatus is a bit under the task anyhow. But taste is sweet malts, and fruit, mostly citrus and light pine that begins (the bitterness) mid to late and has a very pleasing sustain. I like the balance a good bit, but the first malt notes are a bit loud to me. Great mouthfeel, and creamy edges, this ones a pleaser. Overall a hit for me.

Bitter_Echo, Aug 28, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -10%

thegrifter, Aug 27, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -10%

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4/5  rDev +2.8%

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4/5  rDev +2.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

rrfolk, Aug 24, 2012
Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 6,210 ratings.