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He Said (Tripel) - 21st Amendment Brewery

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BA SCORE
86
very good

386 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 386
Reviews: 87
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 11.61%
Wants: 11
Gots: 31 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  8.20% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Beerlover on 10-03-2013)
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5/5  rDev +31.9%

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5/5  rDev +31.9%

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5/5  rDev +31.9%

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4.83/5  rDev +27.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

This was a fanatic beer, I got the 4 pack box, and started with this one, the other being the porter version.

I pored it into a glass and it had a little bit of head about 1 1/2 or so.

It had the smell of spice about it

The taste was awesome! Pumpkin, spice, hops, all in the right balance

I wish i could buy this as a 6 pack all the time

One of my new winter favorites

Chris-MOC9, Oct 07, 2013
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4.8/5  rDev +26.6%

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Necropsy, Feb 15, 2014
Photo of LordVodka
4.69/5  rDev +23.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Appearance: A nice golden color

Smell: The aroma is strong in this one, definitely can smell the booze, some pumpkin and spice aromas, seems similar to a saison in aroma.

Retention: Poured about a 1 inch head dissipated within about 30 seconds.

Lacing: a little lacing going on.

Taste: Definitely unusual! Has a great Belgian tripel flavor with this hearty pumpkin backbone that's impossible to ignore. Balanced perfectly not overly sweet like a lot of pumpkin ales it just really hits the mark.

Overall: This is a beer that you really need to try, between the taste / aroma and mouthfeel it's a very unusual and yet pleasing beer.

LordVodka, Oct 19, 2013
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4.68/5  rDev +23.5%

drwatson32, Oct 10, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

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4.46/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A 12oz can dated 9-9-13. So created 1 week after I visited Elysian for the 1st time (and hopefully more)

A - Yellow, cloudy with 1 finger of head and some lace. Sediment and lots of bubbly floating to the top. Looks great!

S - Ohh...def a tripel! And pumpkin...lots of it. Smells perfect

T - A perfect mix of triple, belgian yeast, pepper, and pumpkin. Just perfect. Spicy finish

M - Medium bodied, well carbonated.

O - Well, one of the better pumpkin brews I have ever tried combined with a great triple. Does not get much better than this one

BeerDawgs, Dec 31, 2013
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4.45/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Nose: roasty, with just a hint of pumpkin, spices are almost not there.

Palate: fairly dry roastyness, mouthfeel is what I'd expect from a baltic porter. The pumpkin is still just barely there, and hte spices are almost nonexistant

Finish: Now the pumkin shines as the roastyness is soon overshadowed. inds with a nice length, a slightly spiced finish.

Overall: a beautifully balanced beer, the pumpkin appears as just a hint, with the spices even less. This is a beer first with the pumpkin second, which I, for one, strongly appreciate.

Mixed with the Tripel He Said: a far more balanced nose, spices play with pumpkin to a nice backdrop of roast. Mouthfeel is fuller than either alone, and the taste is again more balanced; it's as though one only tastes the best parts of both brews. The finish is shorter, again perfectly balanced, but at the very end becomes almost too vegetal. I'd rate the mix at 4.85, it is so close to the perfect pumpkin beer.

Joerwat, Nov 26, 2013
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He Said (Tripel) from 21st Amendment Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 386 ratings.