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A Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale | Lagunitas Brewing Company

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A Little Sumpin' Sumpin' AleA Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale
8,951 Ratings
A Little Sumpin' Sumpin' AleA Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale

Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed with 50% wheat malt and all the "C" hops.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 05-14-2009

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look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

On tap at Murphy's
Comes to the table a slightly cloudy light golden color with a smallish off white head that dissipates quickly. Aromas of citrus grapefruit and lemon with bits of bread and spice. The flavor follows quite well a citrus hoppy ale with a bit of bready malt and spicy wheat. Medium body with a moderate to high level of carbonation and a slick almost bubbly mouthfeel. Pretty damn good for a hoppy wheat beer, thanks Todd for suggesting it, I wouldn't have ordered it on my own.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from bottle into sweetwater snifter

Pours a Nice yellowish/gold with a nice little head on it.

Smells of hops and sweet goodness

Tastes is a wheaty sweetness upfront, finishing with a nice hoppy bitterness on the end.

MF-Medium/light body. Nice and smooth feeling.

O-This is pretty damn good. Not a huge wheat fan, but these guys did it right. highly recommend.

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look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

12 oz bottle into pint glass

Relatively clear straw/golden/yellowy color with small but airy white head that lingers and leaves small amount of lacing on glass

Lots of hops and citrusy tropical fruits. I get mostly grapefruit and tangerine mixed in with a some piney hoppy notes

Very well balanced, floral, hoppy. Tastes more like an IPA than a wheat beer, due to such strong hop characteristics and the higher ABV.

Crisp clean finish. Very carbonated almost to point that reminds me of a Belgian IPA. Nice alcohol smoothness to balance out all of the hops.

Another very solid beer from Lagunitas. Drank more like an IPA or APA than a pale wheat, not very much wheat characteristic however still an excellent beer that packs a puch in ABV yet I could still throw back five or six of

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A Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.21 out of 5 with 8,951 ratings
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