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Allagash Curieux (Bourbon Barrel-Aged Tripel) - Allagash Brewing Company

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3,067 Ratings

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Ratings: 3,067
Reviews: 810
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 11.45%
Wants: 359
Gots: 629 | FT: 35
Brewed by:
Allagash Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Allagash Curieux was the first foray into barrel aging. Curieux is made by aging our Tripel Ale in Jim Beam bourbon barrels for eight weeks in our cold cellars. The aged beer is then blended back with a portion of fresh Tripel. The resulting beer is soft with coconut and vanilla notes, with hints of bourbon.

(Beer added by: Todd on 04-05-2004)
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4.75/5  rDev +11%

Sets the standard for bourbon barrel beer. Complex notes and clean finish.

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1/5  rDev -76.6%

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5/5  rDev +16.8%

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4.4/5  rDev +2.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

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5/5  rDev +16.8%

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4/5  rDev -6.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

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4/5  rDev -6.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +11%

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3.25/5  rDev -24.1%

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4.3/5  rDev +0.5%

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4.48/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of zander4dawin
4.77/5  rDev +11.4%

Creamy oak flavors, vanilla and whiskey behind a solid base tripel. Light fruit notes.

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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

So smooth and perfectly balanced.

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5/5  rDev +16.8%

Wow- best tripel in so time. Super smooth for 11% would give any Trappist a run for flavor.

Photo of Phigg1102
4.39/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Remarkable beer! The oak barrels really shined through on this! Beautiful straw color with a great head of creamy foam. Intense vanilla and belgian yeast in the aroma and the flavor is an amazing balance of banana, hop, bourbon, and something peppery. Wow, wow.

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5/5  rDev +16.8%

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5/5  rDev +16.8%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

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4.68/5  rDev +9.3%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -41.6%

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3/5  rDev -29.9%

Allagash Curieux (Bourbon Barrel-Aged Tripel) from Allagash Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 3,067 ratings.