Lagunitas IPA | Lagunitas Brewing Company

Lagunitas IPALagunitas IPA
BA SCORE
3.89/5
8,840 Ratings
Lagunitas IPALagunitas IPA
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Thanks for choosing to spend the next few minutes with this special homicidally hoppy ale. Savor the moment as the raging hop character engages the Imperial Qualities of the Malt Foundation in mortal combat on the battlefield of your palate!


45.6 IBU

Added by kbub6f on 07-10-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#6,987
Reviews:
1,809
Ratings:
8,840
pDev:
11.31%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
211
Gots:
3,178
Trade:
3
HISTOGRAM
 
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Ratings: 8,840 |  Reviews: 1,809
Photo of Prager62
3.74/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Mewsandbrews
3.91/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jlindros
4.23/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Wow, this is one of those beers that escaped my reviews for forever, for whatever reason, probably was lost in one of the BA crashes, then realized I didn't have a review recently, so decided to get it done.

Tap at tavern in the square in Northboro.

Nice creamy thick 1/2 finger head fades slowly, crystal clear honey tan color.

Nose brings nice hops, fruity and floral, generic fruit, with some tropical notes and faint citrus, floral and slight gassy hops as well, mild sweet base malt.

Taste brings bright hops, floral and fruity again as well as grassy, generic hop fruitiness with light citrus pith and little rind, faint grapefruit pith and juicy Clementine like citrus fruit, nice floral grassy hop character, with fair bitterness that ramps as it goes. Nice base malt to balance at first, then dries on the finish and gets quite bitter, with lingering bitter grassy floral hops and touch spicy.

Mouth is med bod, nice carb.

Overall there is a reason this beer is a staple ipa, great balance with nice bitter finish, great overall hop profile that doesn't go crazy, very enjoyable and tasty.

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Photo of PaleAleSean
3.71/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Hinton64
4.4/5  rDev +13.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

First time I've had Lagunitas IPA, not bad. A very mellow IPA, easy to drink. A good entry level IPA.

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Photo of mr8073
4.5/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mdagnew
3.77/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Vincenzo90
3.8/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of donspublic
4.03/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Levin0013
3.9/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Eeroomnhoj
3.22/5  rDev -17.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.75

Photo of MustyDusty
3.68/5  rDev -5.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JMay419
3.92/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of R3ason
3.29/5  rDev -15.4%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of hurricanes56dan
4.09/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of UniversitateaDeBere
3.95/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of girafarig
3.93/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of moodyxc9
3.75/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mattsucks
3.5/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of nathanmiller
3.5/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of twofacedmonster
3.94/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of KillerJigger
4.1/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Gets better the more i drink this beer. So i'll keep buying this beer. Good job on this one.

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Photo of stamtish
3.52/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Have only had on tap. Love this brewery. People with a bent I can relate to. They have much better offerings. It's decent, but not a top notch IPA.

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Photo of tem3175
3.71/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ssdarius
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Great tasting beer,smooth hops allover!

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Lagunitas IPA from Lagunitas Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.89 out of 5 with 8,840 ratings
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