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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Lagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red AleLagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red Ale

Brewed by:
Lagunitas Brewing Company
California, United States

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

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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Oh boy is that a nice aroma. Fresh sweet fruity mild citrus a little spice. All very nice.
Kinda' cloudy with a more of a gold amber with a fairly dense mostly white head.
Bigger than moderate feel. Almost a little chewy.
Flavor is bursting with hop flavors, but it does push the oils to the point of some excess. As warms this filters into the aroma some too (I find it off-putting). Otherwise the flavors are good. Very nicely hop forward with a very solid malt background.
As I worked through this bottle I became less enchanted by it's flavors. It's not as enjoyable as it could be. Good, but certainly not great. And even good was pushing it at the end. Great start, but it really faded down the line.

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Lagunitas Lucky 13 Mondo Large Red Ale from Lagunitas Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.11 out of 5 with 2,721 ratings
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