The Hairy Eyeball | Lagunitas Brewing Company

The Hairy EyeballThe Hairy Eyeball
BA SCORE
71%
Liked This Beer
3.84 w/ 2,756 ratings
The Hairy EyeballThe Hairy Eyeball
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Strong Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.10%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-12-2002

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#10,079
Reviews:
974
Ratings:
2,756
Liked:
1,957
Avg:
3.84/5
pDev:
11.46%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
82
Gots:
505
Trade:
2
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 2,756 |  Reviews: 974
Photo of brentk56
3.85/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Appearance: Pours a clear russet brown color with an impressive head that delivers a few strands of lace

Smell: Caramel and spice cake aromatics

Taste: The caramel and spice cake flavors jut out to the front, with some piney hops building in the middle; tobacco flavors and some medicinal elements arrive after the swallow though the finish is overly sweet

Mouthfeel: Full bodied with moderate carbonation

Overall: The flavors don't integrate particularly well and the finish is a bit too sweet; not a bad beer but below the top echelon for the style

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4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

Photo of brureview
4.21/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Served in a Stone snifter. dark tea color with a 2f head.

Strong aroma: vanilla,chocolate and fruit.

mouth feel lightly carbonated.

Taste: excellent meld of chocolate, vanilla, fruit- warming brings out the plum and raisin.
Hoppy, alcoholic finish.

Overall: great beer from a Lagunitas.

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The Hairy Eyeball from Lagunitas Brewing Company
Beer rating: 71% out of 100 with 2,756 ratings
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