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Hop Stoopid | Lagunitas Brewing Company

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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): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by lou91 on 03-07-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,116
Reviews:
2,168
Ratings:
7,727
pDev:
9.79%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

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4.04/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Appearance: Clear, light copper color. About a 1/4 to 1/2 finger of white head, which didn't stick around too long. Moderate lacing.

Smell: Sweet, caramely with some grasses and citrus up front.

Taste: Thick malty start, with a hoppy finish. The hops are more spicy/herbally than most IPAs. Covers the 8% alcohol well.

Mouth: Medium to medium light body, slightly oily, with medium to medium light carbonation.

Overall: A different IPA; it's similar to other Lagunitas beers, but with distinctively different hops (to which I prefer Maximus.) In my opinion, it's a good beer executed with the wrong hops.

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3.75/5  rDev -10.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +13.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -16.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -10.5%

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4/5  rDev -4.5%

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4.06/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Revisiting a beer that I probably haven't had in three years, but one I drank alot of when getting into craft beer.

Looks great. Golden with a lot of lacing as the head recedes.

Smells a bit catty to me, not alot of fruits etc.

Still tastes good to my palate. finishes big, bitter and dry. Some malt sweetness. This beer probably had a lot to do with deveolping my beer palate.

Nice to meet you again old friend.

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Hop Stoopid from Lagunitas Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.19 out of 5 with 7,727 ratings
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