A Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale | Lagunitas Brewing Company

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A Little Sumpin' Extra! AleA Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale
2,957 Ratings
A Little Sumpin' Extra! AleA Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale

Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.50%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by JohnGalt1 on 08-23-2009

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Ratings: 2,957 |  Reviews: 602
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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5/5  rDev +18.2%

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4.33/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Intensely hoppy, one of Lagunitas' best.

A: Mine is clear honey-gold, with a mushrooming dense, lasting head and loads of sticky lace, lots of fine bubbles.

S: Ample fresh citrus rind of several types blend with apricot body, summer hay, and drying ganja hops / herbs.

T: Great see-saw between sweet estery tropical fruit and plenty of hop bitterness that goes long on top of a wheat cracker base. Neither the alcohol or sweet bother me, as they are nicely balanced by long bitter peppery, lemony finish.

MF: Plenty of counter balances of bitterness, stinging tingling hops to the sweet, juicy fruit body, keeps beer really interesting and fun to roll round your mouth.

It's a food beer. A must try. up there with Sculpin.

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5/5  rDev +18.2%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4.64/5  rDev +9.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.2/5  rDev -0.7%

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4.56/5  rDev +7.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.16/5  rDev -1.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

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5/5  rDev +18.2%

Great flavor, full and hoppy but drinkable

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4/5  rDev -5.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

Appearance: Golden clear beer with three finger head that fades to a one finger head within a few minutes. Inviting bubbles rising.

Smell: Fresh aroma full of hops, citrus and malt.

Taste: Nice balance of grapefruit and malt. Sweet malt that fades into pleasant citrus bitterness.

Mouthfeel: Refreshing light carbonation.

Overall: Excellent beer that is in my top five list.

Serving type: Bottle into a beer mug.

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3.76/5  rDev -11.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

A Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.23 out of 5 with 2,957 ratings
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