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Allagash Tripel Ale - Allagash Brewing Company

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Allagash Tripel AleAllagash Tripel Ale

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,990 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,990
Reviews: 859
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 10.36%
Wants: 117
Gots: 179 | 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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GeezLynn

Minnesota

3.83/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Batch # 133

Pours out a darker tawny yellow with a huge white head - very impressive retention. Sweet with lots of fruity aroma, especially lemon. Belgian yeast is there in full force. Big honey and fruit flavors immediately catch your attention. Yeast, pepper, and coriander are also there overlying a caramel malt. The finish is bitter and dry with a slight alcohol burn.

Overall, good beer. Flavors could run together better, and it was a little hot, but is still the best American Tripel I have been lucky enough to drink.

Serving type: bottle

08-16-2009 06:01:59 | More by GeezLynn
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4/5  rDev -3.6%

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3.59/5  rDev -13.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

My wife and I both thought there was a "bad beer" smell (Not skunked, but like a lower end beer). We also both experienced an unpleasant, especially bitter aftertaste that lingered after a smooth beginning. It is possible that we got a bad batch, so we will definitely try again. However, if this is the product in all its glory, the Dubbel is much better.

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A: Solid amber color with a decent head when poured from a bottle.

S: hints of fruit with spices.

T: Delicious. Solid beer all around. Have already had the White, Double, and Double Reserve. This is quite good with a light texture and great taste.

M: sufficiently carbonated and light on the tongue, hints of spices and fruits. Delicious. Have already compared with the White, Dubel, Dubel Reserve, and Tripel today.

O: Solid beer. Would be happy to drink in just about any situation. Pretty fantastic.

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Allagash Tripel Ale from Allagash Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,990 ratings.