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Allagash Tripel Ale - Allagash Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,946 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,946
Reviews: 856
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 10.36%
Wants: 109
Gots: 170 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Allagash Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This strong golden ale is marked by passion fruit and herbal notes in the aroma, with suggestions of banana and honey in the complex palate. The Tripel has a remarkably long and smooth finish.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-08-2001)
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BeerHonky

New York

4.45/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Hmm...batch #81. Pours a beautiful hazy, canary yellow with a nice fluffy, but not too airy head. The head widdles down to a mere noticeable lacing. Smells like ripe, juicy fruits such as pears, apricots, and bananas. Almost like an adult fruit punch! Upon big inhales, you can get a little bit of alcohol as well. Taste is exquisitely balanced. Nice yeasty, fruit flavors similar to that of the aroma hit the palate first. Then a well balanced bit of spice appears...it seems to be a splash of coriander and clove (to be expected), but there is also something else in there that I cannot figure out. Very smooth and velvety mouthfeel makes this a very pleasant experience. Unknowing of the ABV, you could easily drink lots of this elixir. This is simply a FANTASTIC tripel. I would think the Belgians have some competition on their hands!

Serving type: bottle

03-19-2007 03:05:46 | More by BeerHonky
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Allagash Tripel Ale from Allagash Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,946 ratings.