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Samuel Adams New World Tripel (Barrel Room Collection) - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
88
very good

904 Ratings
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Ratings: 904
Reviews: 285
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 12.53%
Wants: 59
Gots: 141 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Todd on 10-30-2009

Aged in oak barrels; hand-bottled corked & caged; bottled-conditioned.
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New World Tripel (Barrel Room Collection)
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Style: Tripel
ABV: 10.00 %

LOOK: Pale yellow, with a bone white silky head that has decent staying power.

SMELL: Aroma of bubblegum, clove, banana, dusty yeast, and pear. Appealing aroma of a standard tripel.

TASTE: Mild Belgian notes of banana, clove, bubblegum and white pepper. There is a creamy aspect to this beer as well as soft fruit which was nice. Alcohol chimes in but not as much as it could have for a 10% beer.

FEEL: Medium bodied, creamy, smooth, well carbonated, pretty solid feel.

OVERALL: I was glad to get to try this brew. A testament to the brewers of Boston Beer Co, a nice little tripel here with all the right notes. Pretty good!

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A - Pours a hazy light orange with a one finger foamy head. Dissipates to a nice cap and a sticky lacing.

S - A heavy yeast scent takes up the foreground, almost peat-like, a lot of smokiness. Starts to have a sweet citrus show through as it warms up a bit.

T - Starts off with a peach, followed by grape, citrus, and yeast. A smokiness shows at the back of the palate. The aftertaste is tangy with a subtle grape. The yeatiness lingers.

M - Medium mouthfeel with a heavy carbonation, slightly syrupy.

O - An interesting beer that is certainly worth trying. The medley of flavors on different parts of your palate makes this a very interesting drink. The aroma could use more depth like the flavor and less fizz would help accentuate the taste profile. Nice to try at least once, especially if you have a couple friends to share a bottle with.

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Samuel Adams New World Tripel (Barrel Room Collection) from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
88 out of 100 based on 904 ratings.