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Allagash Tripel Ale - Allagash Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,972 Ratings
THE BROS
92
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,972
Reviews: 857
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 10.36%
Wants: 115
Gots: 174 | 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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wcintula

New York

4.35/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Love you Allagash!

Bottle stamped 2711 18:27

Poured into a St. Bernardus chalice with a small head and moderate lacing. Nice looking hazy golden body with enough activity after the pour. Smell of faint phenols, yeast grape peel, touch of alcohol. As it warms, and toward the end I'm getting a faint pleasant leathery aroma. The taste follows through with the smell profile with a very present-yet-subdued Belgian yeast flavor.

Well layered, complex and delicious. Lots going on in the beer but not too much that I think any person won't appreciate it. If you see this beer on the shelf, do yourself and buy the whole four pack, don't add it to a mixed pack.

Thank me later..

Serving type: bottle

12-22-2011 18:42:20 | More by wcintula
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Allagash Tripel Ale from Allagash Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,972 ratings.