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RATINGS: 1229   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78/5   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 77   EST. CALORIES: 257   ABV: 8.56%
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Mondo Large Red Ale
From the first day of the first mash of the first recipe in the first space to this oasis 13 years on the road; We have worked hard to walk in the footsteps of our hero brewers. The Esteemed brewer of California’s best Pale Ale, the Noble Brewer of the planet’s only legal Steam Beer, and Oregon’s Rebel Brewer from Newport. Thirteen years down the road, we have found our own voice as brewers but our admiration for the Great Ones has not dimmed one bit. If we walked well down the hero’s path ourselves, perhaps we too have been an inspiration for others. Beer is a Bronze Age business and we feel honored to have left our footprints on its path into history, at the same time leaving our flavors on your buds. Thanks for your trust over the years and we hope you enjoy this specially brewed Hi-Gravity Auburn offering. Beer Speaks. People Mumble! O.G. 1.085 76.92 IBU


BeerPrince's rating

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerPrince (1701) - Vancouver, British Columbia, - MAY 17, 2008
Dark amber with medium sized off white head. Aroma is spicey with lots of cinnamon and some citrusy hops. Flavour is rich with a funny celery flavour. Nice thick palate and finishes strong with a nice bitterness. Good stuff.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
CopterScott (241) - Kansas, USA - JUN 24, 2016
clear copper color with a nice off-white head that persists and leaves lacing. aroma is citrus hops and caramel malts. flavor is citrus and pine hops with strong caramel malts.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Habanero (3853) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2016
Tap. Clear amber body with an average lacing off-white head. Aroma of grapefruit, orange a hint of flowers and toasted caramel. Quite a sweet flavor that ends up more dry and decent bitter. Medium bodied, oily texture and soft carbonation. An excellent Strong Amerian/ Red IPA. 🌟🌟🌟🌟

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Desverger (7338) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2016
Tap@Taphouse, Copenhagen - Amber pour with white head. Sweet malty with notes of dried fruit, some sweet notes of toffee and caramel, solid hoppy backing. Very nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (10702) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2016
From tap at Taphouse. Dark amber colour with a small off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, fruit, spice and bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ulrikolsen (123) - DENMARK - JUN 20, 2016
Tap@Søernes. Pours clear amber with offwhite head. Aroma is fruity, malty caramel with sweet resinous, and orange hoppiness. Taste is semi-sweet malty with caramel, biscuit and toffee yet hoppy with orange, pine and slightly grapefruit. Finish is both semi-sweet and bitter. Good one!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
HourGlass13 (535) - North Carolina, USA - JUN 18, 2016
Pours up a beautiful clear reddish amber with a big frothy lasting tan head. Aroma is hops, malt, and some booze. Taste is solid hops to match the hefty malt base. Good balance all around with a Fruity Caramel Pine taste. Some Grapefruit. Some booziness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GSH1976 (301) - Delaware, USA - JUN 15, 2016
Pours a clear, dark amber with little head and minimal lacing. Aroma is very sweet and dominated by caramel malt with some bread. I think there is some pine hiding in there but this is predominantly sweet. Taste follows the nose with some subtle bitterness that lingers a little in the finish but caramel malt is the main player here. Medium to full bodied. If I had this at a blind tasting I would know it was Lagunitas. It is similar to Brown Shugga only less sweet which is a good thing.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
matty (337) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 14, 2016
12 oz. bottle. Pours an amber-red color with a brief off-white head. Aroma is of resiny pine, citrus and stone fruit. Medium-full body, the taste is a great balance of citrus and pine hops and caramel malt. Slighty dry finish. Excellent!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rjplumer (952) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 7, 2016
Aroma is a blend of citrus,pine,mango and some spice. Body is a deep clear orange ruby mixture. Large malty bitter start. Heavy fruit malt taste. Bold and palate warming.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
elbernays (1153) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUN 4, 2016
Bottle from mchughs. Pours cloudy orange with fluffy white head. Citrus, honey, mango, tropical fruit nose. Flavor is caramel syrup sweet with citrus finish. Oily slick and full body with alcohol hints. Nice.


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