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Allagash Dubbel Ale - Allagash Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,337 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 1,337
Reviews: 733
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.58%
Wants: 30
Gots: 79 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Allagash Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Allagash Dubbel boasts a deep red color and a complex malty taste. The finish is dry with subtle hints of chocolate and nuts. The yeast asserts itself by lending a classic Belgian fruitiness.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-28-2001)
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Mattyb79

Virginia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

08-09-2013 12:49:16 | More by Mattyb79
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JLSIV

Georgia

3.7/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Mahogany brown to reddish with a one finger head that dissipated a little fast, nice lacing, with good carbonation

Softer aroma than expected, some hints of dark fruits, plums and prunes, figs, not much in way of spices, a little biscuit like

More cocoa than chocolate, with a little nut flavor, not as pronounced as a nut brown ale, but similar, definitely the American side of this attempt at a Dubbel

Very smooth and full mount feel, with a little alcohol at the finish, I may have had my temperature in the fridge a little too cold for this one. That being said, perfect amount of carbonation.

Overall, not my favorite from Allagash, but it is a decent American attempt that deserves a look from us. I really think that Allagash does a good job at not only representing this type, but capturing the whole spectrum of Belgian ales. An above average ale, no shame in serving this or ordering. I will go back again. A very nice break from the dozen or so IPAs you will run across tonight.

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2014 01:41:36 | More by JLSIV
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Rhode Island

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

08-01-2014 13:56:34 | More by Doomcifer
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Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

07-30-2014 21:11:27 | More by GuitarIPA
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4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

07-30-2014 21:01:57 | More by Jack_Frost79
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anzb

Virginia

4/5  rDev +5.3%

07-30-2014 15:40:44 | More by anzb
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South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

07-28-2014 22:27:44 | More by DrMindbender
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510a

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

07-27-2014 23:49:02 | More by 510a
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New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +18.4%

07-27-2014 19:03:30 | More by Dave1337
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Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

07-27-2014 18:44:28 | More by IPA1978
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New Hampshire

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

07-27-2014 02:20:10 | More by smccann
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Nevada

4/5  rDev +5.3%

07-26-2014 22:17:28 | More by coolandy007
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New Hampshire

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

07-25-2014 23:03:22 | More by dpgoblejr
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giodinero


4.75/5  rDev +25%

07-23-2014 23:20:19 | More by giodinero
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South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

07-23-2014 03:41:46 | More by Robyn
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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +5.3%

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Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

07-20-2014 23:31:55 | More by AirBob
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derryd

Illinois

3/5  rDev -21.1%

07-20-2014 22:32:10 | More by derryd
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New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

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New Hampshire

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

07-19-2014 02:03:31 | More by richj1970
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sweemzander

Illinois

4.03/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz. bottle poured into a stemmed tulip.

(A)- Pours a clear cranberry red color with some mahogany shades. Minimal off-white froth but with good retention.

(S)- Lots of biscuit-like yeast. Plenty of bubblegum meets some dark fruits and banana at the end.

(T)- Very similar to the smell with a dry biscuity yeast meets some dark fruits, banana, and subtle bubblegum.

(M)- A good carbonation level. A slight grainy feel the the beer texture-wise, but tastes great and minimal bitterness.

(O)- Not many american brewers makes a great dubbel, but this one is one of the best I have had from the states.

Serving type: bottle

07-17-2014 16:19:07 | More by sweemzander
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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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Allagash Dubbel Ale from Allagash Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,337 ratings.