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Lagunitas Lucky 13.alt

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RATINGS: 334   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 77   EST. CALORIES: 267   ABV: 8.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Blonde version of Lucky 13, released in 2011 and 2012.
From the first day of the first mash of the first recipe in the first brewhouse 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 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 it’s 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 specialty breweed Hi-Gravity Auburn offering.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (12730) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 1, 2013
Bottle at ChrisO tasting, thanks to Henrik, 30/12/12. Lightly hazed mid golden with a thin white head that dissipates edgeward. Nose is hops, pine, caramel malts. Taste follows, bitter pine, grapefruit, caramel malt, touch of biscuit. Medium bodied with soft carbonation and some hop bitterness in the finish. Decent stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheHopster (920) - Netcong, New Jersey, USA - DEC 31, 2012
(bottle) Nice thick foamy head along with persistent white lacing on glass. Understated aroma. Hops dominate flavor with pine and some grapefruit elements. IBU seems higher than 77 at times yet fairly smooth. A hop bomb.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
harrisoni (15049) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2012
Bottle at Chriso tasting new year 2012/13. Clear orange gold lasting white head. good as a lot of lagunitas beers are lots of hops. good veer love the hops. really drinkable

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (38879) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 26, 2012

Bottle 22fl.oz. @ Tasting by Benzai [ ZZT V ].

Clear medium amber orange colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to heavy hoppy, light wood - spruce. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, fruity, hoppy, malty, light wood. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light alcoholic. [20121006]

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SHIG (3934) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - DEC 24, 2012
Bottle: Poured a copper color with a finger off white carbonated head. Aroma was strong leafy malt and hops. Nice strong hops forward that subsides to leave a balanced malt and dry tongue finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
sulawang (723) - British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 18, 2012
pours golden clear copper orange, smallish foamy head, good retention, sticky lacing, lots of active streams. Strong citrus aromas and an IPA hoppy nose. Drinks with a nice fruity 7/10-sweetness, medium-soft bitter orange peel bitterness up front, sharp-soft hops, creamy-light fizz mouthfeel, tangerine, mango, pine, malts, finishing sharp bitttery hoppy. Medium complexity, medium depth, good transitions, good carry, decent drinkability. After many sips this one weighs on the palate.

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mnmike (1067) - Minnesota, USA - DEC 13, 2012
I tried this actually before ever trying the original Lucky 13. Overall this is a good strong ale.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
matt7215 (2265) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 8, 2012
bomber from consumers beverages in niagara falls. shared with jeff and joel. deep orange, tan head. huge hoppy nose. full malt body, tons of hop flavour. i have no idea how this isnt listed as an IIPA. nice beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Lagerboy (1558) - British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 30, 2012
Mostly clear orange yellow, frothy off white head fades leaving soapy stepped lacing. Pungent pine citrus hop aroma. Bold pine hop taste up front, well balanced with a more subdued caramel malt background, moderately bitter. Average carbonation, medium bodied, well hopped. Piney hops linger in the finish. IPA-ers will like this. Lah-Goo-Knee-Tuss continues to impress. NFL (Not For Lagerboys)

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ekstedt (5978) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 30, 2012
Bottle (bomber) from Systembolaget. Clear amber with some tiny floaters, medium white head. Perfumy and piney hops. Medium bodied, medium carbonation. Dry with firm bitternes. Nice!


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