A Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale | Lagunitas Brewing Company

A Little Sumpin' Sumpin' AleA Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale
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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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4.25/5  rDev +1%

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3.84/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Served in a mason jar looking mug from the brewer.

A: dark golden with a thin white head.

S: hops and alcohol

T: good amount of bitterness. Mostly just taste the hops.

M: crisp but not too crisp. Goes down smooth. Good beer to drink at the sports bar.

O: decent ipa. I would order again.

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4/5  rDev -5%

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3.25/5  rDev -22.8%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.8%

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3.73/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Light amber in color, fairly heavy pour creates half an inch of off-white head that peters out to a thin bubbly film. Nice lacing but not as much of a cap as I prefer for the style.

This beer smells great. A Balanced mix of fruitiness and hops. Not much in the realm of malts or bread/wheat that I expected, probably due to the intense hope spiciness.

There is a lot going on with taste. The fruitiness in the aroma is not as pronounced in the taste as the hops really take over here. The hops take a brief second to kick in as the taste starts a little spicy and finishes more bitter. There is a little bit of bread in the aftertaste.

The mouthfeel is a little more dry than I expected, slightly astringent. a decent amount of carbonation, I would say a little more than moderate. Light to medium in body.

Overall pretty good. Personally I would rather have a little more malt in the backbone of this one. The hops are balanced out in the aroma but not in the taste. I do like the lightness in body for the ABV. This one does not taste as strong as it is.

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A Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
Beer rating: 92.1% out of 100 with 8,920 ratings
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