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Tröegs LaGrave - Tröegs Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

336 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 336
Reviews: 56
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 9.77%
Wants: 9
Gots: 75 | 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 sulldaddy:
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4.1/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Pouring a cellar temp bottle into a snifter. the beer pours a bright gold color with some suspended sediment and a thin bleached white head of .5 cm that fades to a sturdy edge layer and some wispy islands.
Aroma is white grapes and bready yeast and scones, I also get a little light booze and a small amount of general funk.
First sip reveals average body with very fine and very tingly carbonation. This carbonation enhances the texture on each sip and makes it even more enjoyable for the sampling.
Flavor is white grape and sweet malt with a little musty funk. Very dry finish.
The beer is a sweet one but gives no hint of alcohol on the flavor profile. I am enjoying this bottle and Im glad I have a few more.

Nice job Troegs!

sulldaddy, Feb 11, 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 336 ratings.