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Lukcy Basartd Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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1,844 Ratings

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Ratings: 1,844
Reviews: 706
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 9.38%
Wants: 102
Gots: 270 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Anniversary blend of Arrogant Bastard to celebrate the 13 Year Anniversary of Arrogant Bastard.

Blend of Arrogant Bastard Ale, Oaked Arrogant Bastard Ale and Double Bastard Ale.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-15-2010)
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Ratings: 1,844 | Reviews: 706 | Display Reviews Only:
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4.44/5  rDev +6.7%

EuellGophar, Yesterday at 11:27 PM
Photo of Hurlshot
4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

You feel like a lucky bastard when you buy this thing, and it does not disappoint. It is strong, but not an overpowering ale. You can still make out the wonderful mix of flavors., and it continues to taste great until the last swig.

Hurlshot, Yesterday at 10:37 PM
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4.5/5  rDev +8.2%

tedho21, Yesterday at 10:32 PM
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

JandJMD, Yesterday at 10:17 PM
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

Roy1586, Yesterday at 09:10 PM
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3.99/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

zookerman182, Yesterday at 08:44 PM
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4.56/5  rDev +9.6%

rsquared59, Yesterday at 08:02 PM
Photo of Treyliff
4.05/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

22oz bottle, bottled 10/03/14, poured into pint glass

A- pours a clear amber color with a small creamy off-white head that reduces to a small layer floating on top, short lasting lace left behind

S- lots of barleywine-like aromas; notes of piney, citrus, earthy & grassy hops, toasted caramel malt with some doughy aroma to close it out

T- big malty and sweet backbone gives large notes of caramel/toffee, brown sugar & fresh brown bread. Hop profile gives notes of pine, orange peel, & earthy/herbal notes. Sweet malty finish with a little bit of leafy hop on the linger

M- thick & viscous body with moderate carbonation leads to a creamy and chewy mouthfeel, and a silky slightly warming finish

O- a well balanced strong ale that is quite drinkable for 8.5%

Treyliff, Yesterday at 05:27 PM
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

Not bad, but the mix of 3 beers is a bit too ambitious and seems to create an almost volcanic eruption of flavors.

Beastcpa, Yesterday at 04:49 PM
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3.92/5  rDev -5.8%

Ihadbeer, Yesterday at 05:07 AM
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4.2/5  rDev +1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A - Pours a reddish-brown with a two-finger foamy off-white head. Lots of heavy soapy lacing.

S - Aromas of citus, piney hops, and caramel malts.

T - The flavor follows the nose. Upfont there is a strong amount of sweet caramel malts and citrus (orange & grapefruit). The sweetness is cut mid palate by the earthy/piney hops. The finish has some bitter hops, vanilla, and light booziness.

M - Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Very smooth and creamy mouthfeel. Dry finish.

O - This is definetly my favorite of the Bastards. The flavors are very well rounded. Very solid beer.

TreyIsWilson, Yesterday at 04:55 AM
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4.44/5  rDev +6.7%

QuadriderMX, Yesterday at 04:01 AM
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4.24/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Deep ruby red with a heavy garnett orange hue and good clarity. Poured with a thick, rich, light beige foam that quickly reduced to a soapy cap. An array of  aromas: over ripe citrus orange and pineapple, vanilla, sweet dark fruit, herbal hops, funky yeast, and caramel malt. Medium bodied with lazy, yet incredibly rich carbonation through the middle. Tangy, minty and ripe citrus hop flavors with smooth vanilla. Sweet maltiness throughout. Herbal and citrus hops give way to emerging pine hoppiness from the middle to the end. Finished semi-dry with a slightly subdued lingering pine hop bitterness. The Bastards belong in the their own category.

IronLover, Yesterday at 02:10 AM
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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

h4ger, Yesterday at 01:19 AM
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3.25/5  rDev -21.9%

Bluetree, Yesterday at 12:56 AM
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2.76/5  rDev -33.7%

PDBray, Friday at 11:23 PM
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

aszatk01, Friday at 09:24 PM
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4.25/5  rDev +2.2%

pandow, Friday at 06:17 PM
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4/5  rDev -3.8%

Wiz99, Friday at 05:41 PM
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3.75/5  rDev -9.9%

SocalKicks, Friday at 04:59 PM
Lukcy Basartd Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 1,844 ratings.