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Allagash Dubbel Ale - Allagash Brewing Company

Allagash Dubbel AleAllagash Dubbel Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,249 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 1249
Reviews: 728
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.58%


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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Reviews by mobyfann:
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mobyfann

Ohio

4.4/5  rDev +15.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Paid around $1.79 for a single (12 oz.) at the Jungle...

The beer pours a cloudy chocolate base with a thin white head, head retains throughout and specks of lacing on the glass. The aroma is a well-blended sweet malt variety although a touch of alcohol on the nose to tell you what is coming.

The taste is mellow coupled with low carbonation, the sweet malt sustains with a nice creamy head, no alcohol on the tongue; reminds me of a well-crafted beer from Belgium. The M&D is perfect, this is both perfect in the mouth and an ideal session beer.

Final Thought: A very nice showing again from Allagash! I would love to sample their beers on tap someday.

Serving type: bottle

05-09-2008 02:36:21 | More by mobyfann
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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

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johnnnniee

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3.78/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Bottle from Harvest Market
Lightly hazy brownish amber color with a decent sized off white head that dissipates rather quickly. Brown sugar, clove, and pepper yeasty esters dominate the aroma. Hints of dark dried fruits round out the nose. The flavor follows the aroma quite well. Medium body with a light to moderate level of carbonation and a sweet lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Nice light easy drinking dubbel.

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04-17-2014 21:50:34 | More by johnnnniee
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Pours a deep cloudy amber with a nice rich head. Inviting. Smells like sweet caramel malts with just a hint of alcohol to bite the nose. Tastes rich with sweet biscuity malts, clove, and a little lemon bite in the finish. Mouthfeel is pleasant and resinous on the tongue. Overall, enjoyed this brew and would buy again.

Serving type: bottle

04-12-2014 16:26:17 | More by tbraun1
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3.94/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a dark amber color with a small, but persistent head.
Aroma is Belgian spice, yeasty, dark fruit, and malt.

Taste begins with a strong malt presence which is followed by dark fruit/yeast and a subtle touch of sweetness at the end that blends with the bitterness very nicely. Picking up on hints of chocolate, molasses, and a definite roasted nut flavor. It finishes dry and has a high carbonation level.

Overall, a very nice Belgian dubbel.

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Allagash Dubbel Ale from Allagash Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,249 ratings.