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Lagunitas Waldo’s Special Ale

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99
98
style
Serve in Shaker, Snifter

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unknown

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 175   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
4/20 Special Double IPA


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ibrew2or3 (7423) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JUL 1, 2015
Poured up on tap at K n B Wine Cellars where it exhibits a clear copper body that supports a tall light tan head of foam. The aroma offers up an inviting blend of dank onion like spicy hop, some mango and then an apple-y sort of cherry fruitiness spicy woodiness. The taste delivers bold yet restrained resiny hop bitterness where there’s ample quantities of pink grapefruit, pine hops and loads of spicy dank onions. Yummy. Terrific iipa where it’s bold and brash and a bit boozy and just slightly restrained. Solid to style offering.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beertholomeus (1160) - California, USA - JUN 22, 2015
Pours a copper color with a thick white head. Hop, citrus, floral, resin, caramel, pine and biscuit aroma and flavors. Medium body and carbonation with a floral hop and citrus finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fiveacestx (763) - Texas, USA - JUN 21, 2015
Rusty dark with a medium head and lacing. In your face hop aroma and a grapefruit hop taste. A little earthy but I think that’s the double IPA talking. Medium body with a resin mouthfeel. Pretty good.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
dyetube (1313) - McKinney, Texas, USA - JUN 20, 2015
In radio at Holy Grail Pub. Pours a coppe r with a medium white head. Salad are grapefruit and citrus. The mouthfeel is duo and bitter Ruth a medium body and medium carbonation. Cheers!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (11817) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 18, 2015
Draft. Poured clear copper color with an average frothy off-white head that was lasting with excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy complex citrus and resin hop aroma. Medium to full body with slick texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy bittersweet flavor with a medium to heavy bittersweet finish of moderate to long duration.This is a solid beer and exceeded my expectations.

4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Jcro32 (23) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - JUN 13, 2015
If you have the chance to buy/order this, do it. It’s an amazing dipa that will toss your pallet for a loop that sets you down gently in a green alpha acid ridden bed of awesome.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
drpimento (2460) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 13, 2015
Big beer. Big aroma with lots of grapefruit body sweat reefer n malt. Big thick head lasts forever. Huge flavor like nose but bittersweet & good drinking. Perfect body. Beer’s bang on. Damn.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kdm1984 (806) - Missouri, USA - JUN 11, 2015
Spicy, boozy, potent, fruity, intense, and thick. Leaves a major burn. Some good flavors, but it’s too big and overwhelming for me to completely enjoy.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
JoeMcPhee (8962) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 9, 2015
Deep orange pour. The nose is intense. Loads of lemon, lime, tropical fruit and some incredibly sticky, dank hop character. Rich and chewy with a lingering sticky, rich fruitiness. Intense and yet somehow light. Malts show a lean sweetness with just a touch of honey and some light peppery notes. Really dangerous because it tastes nothing like it’s strength. Incredible.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dchmela (2813) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUN 7, 2015
Tap at WOB. Light copper pour. Dank hoppy citrus pine hop aroma. Clean malt light sweetness and gobs of hoppy goodness. Tasty brew.


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