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Tröegs LaGrave - Tröegs Brewing Company

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87
very good

338 Ratings
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Ratings: 338
Reviews: 56
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 9.77%
Wants: 9
Gots: 77 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Inspired by nature's untamed beauty, LaGrave (pronounced \l?-gräv\) is the first of our 12.7-oz. corked and caged bottle releases. Bottle conditioned and highly carbonated, this Triple Golden Ale is steeped in the tradition of strong ales originally brewed in Belgium. The unique Belgian yeast forms the bedrock of LaGrave’s complex flavors. Strong and alluring at 8% ABV, LaGrave boasts a sweet, fruity flavor with a well-rounded mouthfeel and semi-dry, lingering bitter finish.

(Beer added by: orangesol on 10-23-2013)
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Reviews by jzeilinger:
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3.48/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A - Pours a golden orange with a nice three finger white fluffy heads, however, the foam dies down fairly quick, some floaties, and medium carbonation.

S - Thick yeasty/bready in the nose with some bananas and very mild spice.

T - Honey, bready, yeasty, very faint lemon and spice, cloves, bananas, fruity (melons, pears) and on the sweet side with a light pine spice bitter finish.

M - Full medium body, semi-dry, with a moderate amount of gentle carbonation.

O - A nice U.S. interpretation but not as good as our European counterparts. Still solid, but a little heavy on the bready yeastiness.

jzeilinger, Feb 06, 2014
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Appearance: 1/2 inch head, clear, straw yellow in color, high carbonation

Smell: apples and hay

Taste: honey, and Belgian spices, apples, and hay.

Mouthfeel: sweet with a funkiness, light bodied with high carbonation

Overall: An above average triple with nice apple and hay flavorings. Tasty, but I have had better in the style. Certainly worth a try, but I will reach for other favorites.

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Troegs LaGrave

It's Troegs baby yeah !

Poured into . . . I don't know . . . It's one of those tall Belgian style tulip glasses

A: Deep yellow to light orange with a thick, foamy, creamy white head

S: Wheat, lemon, pear and some spicy funk too.

M: Smooth . . . Not to familiar with trippels but rhis one is smooth and easy.

O: I like it. As I usually do when it comes to Troegs. I probably won't be back but I won't say never. Glad I picked it up and you will too.

GOBLIN, Apr 27, 2014
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Tröegs LaGrave from Tröegs Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 338 ratings.