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RATINGS: 1419   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.74   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 74   EST. CALORIES: 292   ABV: 9.75%
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We brewed this especially bitter ale in dedication to all the world’s would-be astronauts, in remembrance of the 2005 St. Patrick’s Day Massacre on the Brewery Party Grounds and also in joyous celebration of our 20-day suspension that following January. Do the crime. Do the time. Get the bragging rights. Cheers!


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Salmoniform (983) - Sweet Home, Oregon, USA - APR 29, 2014
Poured from bottle to glass. Amber hue with creamy white head that remains fluffy. Aroma is huge caramel, orange, melon, sugar, tangerine, honey, pine, ripe sweet limes. Mouthfeel is fantastic with a medium body and great carbonation. Taste is dry sweetness throughout with a nice bitter following and a nicely blended ethanol finish. Overall this is a wonderfully fantastic I2PA.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blackflag321 (503) - Lansing, Michigan, USA - APR 27, 2014
Bottle to shaker. Clear, red-copper. Sweet brown sugar, malty. Bitter palate with hops on the finish.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arnold931 (623) - Iowa, USA - APR 27, 2014
Tap at Bulldog in St Paul. Pours clear dark copper. Thin tan head with good lacing. Hoppy aroma and taste. Strong flavor.

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
skylab (3) - Michigan, USA - APR 26, 2014 does not count
A light copper color with a white foamy head. Brewers says that its a especially bitter, but I found that it has a slight bitter taste from the hops. Overall this is a nice American ale.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fraternie (843) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - APR 25, 2014
Aroma is somewhat soapy but picks up grapefruit and caramel nuances. Malt and smooth with lots of sweet caramel, brown sugar and toffee above subtle citrus zest, grapefruit and spicy hops that are impressively layered. Finish lingers and extends impressively, with a touch of heat left uncovered.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3240) - Panama City, Florida, USA - APR 25, 2014
Bottle from....somewhere? Nice copper bronze color with a big foamy head. Nice mellow caramel and sweeter hop aroma. Great flavor that almost borders on an American barley wine. Very pleasant.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AbbeyRoade (394) - Missouri, USA - APR 25, 2014
Excellent American Strong Ale! Sweet, rich, full aroma with hop and malt. Flavor is full and smooth. A bit of zest on the tongue. Sweet, malty, rich hops with floral and brown sugar-esque notes. Complex and wonderful.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
warhawk91 (302) - Newington, Connecticut, USA - APR 24, 2014
12 oz. bottle. Pour is crystal clear copper amber, with an off white head and lots of carbonation. Caramel and bread aroma with citrusy hops. Getting a sweet citrus quality, like mango or pineapple along with some bitter grapefruit. Taste is consistent with the aroma. Plenty of caramel, brown sugar malt with pineapple, banana along with a good citrusy hop bitterness. Alcohol doesn't taste big, but you can feel it a bit on the way down and a bit in the aftertaste. Overall this is quite good.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kkleu357 (356) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - APR 24, 2014
On tap. Great sweet malty aroma. Very tasty. Sweet caramel flavors with a good bitter punch. One of my favorites I’ve had from Lagunitas. Will look for some in the store next time.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TXBadger (1510) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 24, 2014
Lots of citrus and pine on thr nose. Bitter on the palate initially, but finishes sweet. Aftertaste of pine.


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