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Allagash Tripel Ale - Allagash Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,938 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,938
Reviews: 856
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 10.36%
Wants: 109
Gots: 168 | 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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corey0212

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4.65/5  rDev +12%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours a glowing golden/yellowy color, massive foamy white head fades slowly, settles into 1/4" layer, lots of sticky lacing on the glass. Smell is just explosively fruity, lots of juicy pear, some banana, some lemon rind, peppery. Taste is phenomenal! Lots of the pear, sweet honey, slight lemony tartness, pepper on the back of the tongue...wow!!! Elegantly creamy, and actually really refreshing for something this flavorful...virtually no taste from the alcohol. This may have just upset my recently-posted "Top 10 Personal Favorites" list! Allagash is quickly becoming one of my favorite breweries. This is a fantastic beer, a must-try!

Serving type: bottle

08-04-2008 22:17:41 | More by corey0212
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Allagash Tripel Ale from Allagash Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,938 ratings.