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Dark Horse Sapient Trip Ale - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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Dark Horse Sapient Trip AleDark Horse Sapient Trip Ale

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BA SCORE
83
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648 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 648
Reviews: 318
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 13.97%
Wants: 9
Gots: 29 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: putnam on 04-20-2004)
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3.88/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

No enjoy by date.
Slow pour into a standard pint glass.
8.5% and aged 6 months.

A: Man, this brew is ugly. It's so ugly I can't stop looking at it. It is fasinatingly ugly. Mezmerizingly ugly.
It is a dark copper and very cloudy with a lot, and I mean a lot, of brown particles floating around. And, there are no carbon bubbles. There was a very thin head that disapated quickly.

S: The aroma has a light, sweet, sugary malt scent. It mixes with some fruity hops that is sort of bubblegum-like.

M: It has a meduim to slightly heavy body (probably from all those particles) and very little carbonation. And has a nice, clean finish.

T: It begins with a malt sweetness and a touch of banana. There is a little hop bite and a touch of sourness. This mixes with sometning like baked apple with cinamon.

O: This beer is an adventure. It is novel. It is cool. A beer definetly worth experiencing, even if it is just to say "been there, done that." This is really what craft brewing is about: diversity. The boldness to put something different out there. Something that is really one of a kind. This beer may not please everyone, but it is definetly worth the expereince.

Serving type: bottle

04-28-2012 22:11:54 | More by Beer_Runner
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Dark Horse Sapient Trip Ale from Dark Horse Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 648 ratings.