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Tripel Magee - Westbrook Brewing Co.

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29 Ratings
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Ratings: 29
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 16.91%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Westbrook Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: exposur3 on 12-17-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 29 | Reviews: 4
Reviews by scvance:
Photo of scvance
3.7/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a bomber into a tulip glass.

Pours a pale, cloudy, straw color with a very thick, long lasting white head. Smell is very sweet and fruity, almost citrus like. Taste is very light, dry with slight sweetness with a slight alcoholic taste. Slight bitterness that fades to a dry fruity crisp finish. Mouthfeel is quite thin with not to it. Overall this is an interesting beer, worth picking up if you can find it or if you are a follower of Westbrook.

More User Reviews:
Photo of rudzud
2.17/5  rDev -37.8%
look: 4 | smell: 1.25 | taste: 2 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 2

Received as an extra, poured into a tulip.

A - Poured a very nice crystal clear light golden hue with a nice half finger head that fades to leave a light blanket and light lacing.

S - Aromas of charcoal, light funk, maybe some banana...this is a tripel?!

T - Taste is slightly better, charcoal, wood, oak, light fruit, bread, biscuits, light German malts, faint bitter hops. There's a bitter finish but it sure isn't citra!

M - Mouthfeel is nicely carbonated crisp.

O - Overall this beer was a train wreck. Just a mess, argh.

Photo of Alex5
2.06/5  rDev -41%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

I'm very surprised to see comments in reviews like "slight bitter hops". Peoples' palates must be wrecked from all the DIPAs. This couldn't be any further away from what a TRIPEL suppose to smell and taste like. Way too many and mostly nothing but hops present. This is a Belgian Strong Pale Ale. I love Westbrook, but this is the worst beer from them IMO. I love tripels btw (ex. look at the top 15 highest rated/most popular). This should've been named Belgique Magee, then it would've been a solid brew.

Photo of ksimons
3.93/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-a hazy golden hue with less than a fingers worth of white head that leaves rocky bubbles around the top

S-pale malt, sweet fruits, and slight bitterness

T-pale malt backbone, sweet fruit and sugar, and slight bitter hops

M-medium body, spicy carbonation, dry and crisp

Overall I am a fan of Westbrook so am always interested in trying their new offerings. An enjoyable Tripel.

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Tripel Magee from Westbrook Brewing Co.
80 out of 100 based on 29 ratings.