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Duce - Lucid Brewing

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very good

55 Ratings
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Ratings: 55
Reviews: 12
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 12.04%
Wants: 0
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lucid Brewing visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Lucid Duce is a full flavored, malt forward, red ale with robust caramel, vanilla, and biscuit flavor profiles. Duce, Italian for "duke", is a bold, powerful, ale for the winter season. Enjoy responsibly.

(Beer added by: morimech on 02-22-2013)
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Reviews by sxoidmal:
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sxoidmal

Minnesota

4.43/5  rDev +16%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

Remarkable aroma coming off this one. One is hit in the face with maltiness, but an antiqued musk of something else that, after contemplation, could only be the oak barrel and perhaps a heavy dose of yeast. Not that this is unpleasant: it's refreshingly unique from many other beers and could easily become an acquired taste. The color is rich and beautiful but there's nothing stunning about how it sits in the mouth. It's very tasty, if one is looking for an unfamiliar and perhaps challenging taste.

Serving type: on-tap

02-24-2013 05:36:31 | More by sxoidmal
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Pennsylvania

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Ontario (Canada)

3.6/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: It has a nice hazy copper/amber color to it. It has a nice thick tan head that dies down moderately and leaves nice lacing.

Smell: The aromas definitely give out hints of sweet caramel, some toffee, light bready/toasty malts and faint herbal hops.

Taste: Like the aromas, it has caramel, toffee, some breadiness, toasty/buiscuity malts and light herbal hops.

Mouthfeel: It has a low-medium carbonation with a nice overall balance and feel.

Drinkability: It's a very smooth drinkable beer accompanied by decent flavors and aromas.

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06-12-2014 19:56:15 | More by SebD
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Stinkypuss

Pennsylvania

3.45/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours an amber mahogany color with a soapy head and fair lace. Aroma is full of caramel, soft vanilla and faint buttery toffee. In the taste, caramel, buttery toffee and a small vanilla from the oak. The body is the best part, perfectly medium with solid carbonation and a semi dry finish. Overall, a pretty decent brew. Would have it again.

Serving type: bottle

06-07-2014 20:21:34 | More by Stinkypuss
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Minnesota

4/5  rDev +4.7%

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Minnesota

4/5  rDev +4.7%

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Ohio

3.91/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

I really liked this. A lot. It was the best red ale I've had so far. Very smooth and very tasty. Received in a beer-of-the-month-club shipment. It was my favorite of the 4 beers that month. I would seek this out if it were available here in Ohio, but I haven't seen it so far. Will keep looking though!
Give it a try. If you like this style, you won't be dissappointed!

Serving type: bottle

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Minnesota

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Minnesota

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

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Not the most attractive beer around with a cloudy brown color and smallish off-white head.
Aroma was fairly indistinct with a mix of malt and nondescript hops, but nothing bad.
I really like the malting though. Nice crisp toasty and crackling grain. Hops are still indistinct but clearly present with a nice bittering finish that is surprisingly short-lived.
Slightly bitter than moderate feel and lower carbonated.
I like the sum more than the individual pieces to ultimately make a beer I like more than I anticipated.

Serving type: on-tap

05-02-2014 19:02:19 | More by garymuchow
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Duce from Lucid Brewing
86 out of 100 based on 55 ratings.