Maximus | Lagunitas Brewing Company

BA SCORE
89
very good
5,518 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company
California, United States
lagunitas.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by kbub6f on 09-22-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
5,518
Reviews:
1,548
Avg:
3.95
pDev:
10.38%
 
 
Wants:
139
Gots:
1,353
For Trade:
2
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3.88/5  rDev -1.8%

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4.1/5  rDev +3.8%

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4.8/5  rDev +21.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

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3.25/5  rDev -17.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

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3.76/5  rDev -4.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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3.66/5  rDev -7.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Re-review on ths one. Tons of fresh citrus goodness and a cool, mouthfeel that is so, so tropical. A very nice tropical IPA that looks good and delivers a refreshing flavor with a nice balance of malt and hops

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5/5  rDev +26.6%

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3.56/5  rDev -9.9%

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

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2/5  rDev -49.4%

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4.52/5  rDev +14.4%

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

Bottle poured into straight pint glass. Pours a clear light gold with a small creamy white head. Orange and pine aromas billow out. Behind these are melon and a sharp lemon dishwasher powder essence. The orange and pine are dominant with a good malt backbone. Becomes more phenolic with warming. Hides the alcohol. Well made double IPA, best cold. Thanks for the recommendation John.

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4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

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4.35/5  rDev +10.1%

Note to self: yes, you really do like this well-priced brew ($9.99/6-pk) more than most of the expensive 4-pk-only double IPA's out there, like Hoptimum, Heelcho Hops, and .

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4.17/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured into an IPA glass.

Look: Clear copper body with a thick film of cream colored head. Thick sospy lacing.

Aroma: Cedar, pine, hops.

Taste: Cedar, pine, grapefruit with a fruity apricot finish.

Mouthfeel: Dry, medium weight.

Overall: This reminds me of any number of other hoppy Lagunitas brews. It's good, but nothing sets it apart from anything else in their lineup.

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3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

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4/5  rDev +1.3%

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4.32/5  rDev +9.4%

Maximus from Lagunitas Brewing Company
3.95 out of 5 based on 5,518 ratings.
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