Lagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red Ale | Lagunitas Brewing Company

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Lagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red AleLagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red Ale
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4.11/5
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2,723 Ratings
Lagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red AleLagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red Ale
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.80%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
Our 13th Anniversary Beer in was a Staff Favorite, So We Make it Each Year. BIG on the Amarillo Hops and Rich Dark Malts for a Round and Huge, Smoky Flavor.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-24-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,956
Reviews:
968
Ratings:
2,723
pDev:
9.49%
Bros Score:
4.2
 
 
Wants:
208
Gots:
442
Trade:
1
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Ratings: 2,723 |  Reviews: 968
Photo of NickD208
4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

Photo of brett606
4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of mpedara429
4.32/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

A: Poured out a clear copper color with two fingers of off white head. Lacing all around the glass.

S: Biscuit, orange, grapefruit and tropical fruit.

T: Hello hops! Never would've expected them from the nose, but pleasantly surprised. Big flavors of tropical fruit and caramel. Hop flavor seems to be of the earthy variety.

M: Medium body and medium carbonation. Some alcohol warming sensation but its not too bad. Honestly wasn't expecting any warming sensation at all, since ABV is less than 9%.

O: A very, very good red ale. I've had a few different red ales and they are either very boring or too hoppy. This one seems to find the right balance of hop and malt for the style. Another win for Lagunitas!

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Photo of Stokes_
3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Photo of BeahDrinkah
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of jsf14
4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of rmjacobson
4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

Photo of LessMyth
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of Warlocks-Passage
4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of JLapadura
4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of 4Socialanxiety
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of Snellgg5
4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of wr3ck00n
3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Photo of Wedcat
2.75/5  rDev -33.1%

Photo of BlackTuesday
4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Photo of Tilley4
4.46/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

This is quite possibly my favorite Red Ale... it hits all of the right marks and its delicious to boot... nice rich malty sweetness that is bolstered by a big wave of piney hoppiness and finishes long and smooth... its a very sneaky ABV as it drinks quite easily... terrific to look at with a pungent aroma... a terrific beer...

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Photo of dubdrop
4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of Uncle_Jimmy
3.91/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance - a bright reddish orange, sparkling clear with a 1/4 finger or cream colored head that rapidly dissipates.

aroma- slightly piney with tropical fruit and citrus. a touch of candy jolly rancher- ish

taste- the hop balance i think works well. its not to bitter, it finishes smooth.toasted carmel gives way to a mango/passionfruit finish.

Mouthfeel- some alcohol warmth good carbonation

Overall- this is a fantastic beer. if i was shopping for a big red ale, this would be it ! The only thing I would like to see is a tad more head retention. Otherwise stellar.

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of LloydBobBoozehound
5/5  rDev +21.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Lagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.11 out of 5 with 2,723 ratings
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