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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

6,920 Ratings
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Ratings: 6,920
Reviews: 1,549
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 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Served on-tap at Green Dot Stables in Detroit, Michigan.

Appearance: Solid. Came with a nice head, had a decent color, and also had some pretty great lacing as well throughout.

Smell: Bang, bang -- citrus and apricots. Not a HUGE fan, to be honest.

Taste: The citrus and apricots/peaches/grapefruit up front that you'd expect from a California IPA, but the hops come through on the finish, with a pleasant bit of malt as well. Really quite good, considering I'm not a fan of apricots/grapefruit ... especially in beer. I also get a huge iced tea flavor. Much better than the smell.

Mouthfeel: Nothing extraordinary really, but with the taste and the rest of this beer, it just drinks pretty easily. One sip, and you're wanting more.

Overall, I'm surprised I like this beer as much as I do. It's VERY apricot and grapefruit heavy for me, but I still enjoy it... man, I don't quite understand that, being 'meh' on the two flavors. Regardless of that, this is a super solid beer that I'd probably try again, due to the awesome tea flavor.

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This poured a reddish amber colour with a white head.

The smell was citrus hops, oranges, lemons and grapefruit.

The taste was much the same as the smell, very tasty.

The mouth feel was medium bodied with a fair amount of carbonation.

Overall a very well done west coast IPA, ticks all the boxes. The citrus hop really stand out in this, crisp clean and quite bitter.

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Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 6,920 ratings.