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He Said (Tripel) - 21st Amendment Brewery

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BA SCORE
85
very good

241 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 241
Reviews: 70
rAvg: 3.75
pDev: 10.93%
Wants: 9
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
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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Mphis

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

03-06-2014 04:55:15 | More by Mphis
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

02-18-2014 17:57:06 | More by DrunkinYogi
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vkv822

Oregon

3.79/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12oz : tulip

Hazy, golden yellow with a foamy, white head.

Clove phenols and lightly fruity esters from the Belgian yeast primarily, with lightly sweet and malty pumpkin and Belgian candi sugar notes.

Medium body, foamy carbonation. Slightly dry finish.

A well done Tripel with the pumpkin playing a light, pleasant role.

Serving type: can

02-18-2014 09:17:57 | More by vkv822
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Texasfan549

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

02-17-2014 19:59:45 | More by Texasfan549
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asaharyev

Massachusetts

3.94/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pour: A bright and clear golden yellow, with a delicate head that leaves no lacing.

Aroma: The pumpkin in this one doesn’t overpower the aroma. I get all those good tripel smells. There’s Belgian yeast funk with banana, clove, and citrus all over the place. The pumpkin sort of sneaks in at the end.

Taste: Caramel sweetness, with some alcohol warming, and that Belgian yeast up front. The pumpkin makes itself apparent as well, with cinnamon and clove spiciness backing it up. There is a slight bitter twinge that hits me rather well, and a nice dry finish.

Overall: I like this one better than the porter. The pumpkin and spice seem to add quite a bit more to the beer, and it balances out nicely. I never would have thought to make a pumpkin tripel.

Serving type: can

02-16-2014 15:42:40 | More by asaharyev
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razorsdescent

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +20%

02-15-2014 21:28:04 | More by razorsdescent
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Necropsy

Maryland

4.75/5  rDev +26.7%

02-15-2014 21:19:01 | More by Necropsy
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dsshuck

Delaware

3.75/5  rDev 0%

02-08-2014 20:00:02 | More by dsshuck
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rudzud

Massachusetts

3.96/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Received as an extra in a trade and poured in to my Duvel tulip.

A - Pours a nice cloudy golden hue with suspended particulates throughout. There was a one finger head that faded almost immediately to leave light wisps and a thin halo.

S - Aromas of caramel, esters, clove, wheat, faint pumpkin, candy sugar, light bread.

T - Taste is interesting, a pumpkin ale crossed with a tripel. Light pumpkin, ginger, belgian yeasts, candi sugars, clove, light spice notes. Pleasant.

M - Mouthfeel is a bit on the sharper side, higher carbonation. Not much alcohol.

O - Overall, this was an interesting combination. With there was a bit more pumpkin in this one but overall, quite tasty.

Serving type: can

02-06-2014 21:40:49 | More by rudzud
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mswinfield

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +6.7%

02-05-2014 23:58:40 | More by mswinfield
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psoriasaurus

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +20%

02-04-2014 20:45:47 | More by psoriasaurus
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GraduatedCashew

California

4/5  rDev +6.7%

02-03-2014 19:05:39 | More by GraduatedCashew
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Legend_of_Troybrau

Rhode Island

3.96/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

12oz pour into a snifter

A) 4- Looks like orange jello with a light, soft head

S) 4-Smells like pumpkin, clove, sweetness, cardamom, orange peel, wheat and belgia.

T) 3.75- Crisp and bitter off the bat, candy, light pumpkin, more clove, light hoppy finish. Sweetens over the course of the drink.

M) 4.25- Big body, nice carbonation, nice sweetness, not overspiced. An interesting beer overall.

O) 4.25.... higher? possibly.

Serving type: can

01-31-2014 01:32:28 | More by Legend_of_Troybrau
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Mullinger1980

Ohio

4/5  rDev +6.7%

01-30-2014 21:36:14 | More by Mullinger1980
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Marco_Gtz

California

3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

01-26-2014 19:40:51 | More by Marco_Gtz
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litchity

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +13.3%

01-25-2014 17:40:45 | More by litchity
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jak

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev 0%

01-25-2014 02:16:04 | More by jak
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n2185

North Carolina

3.46/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours a hazy gold with a finger of white head that fades into a frothy ring with decent lacing.

S: A mix of Belgian and pumpkin spices with candy sugar and flora lavender notes following. There are some sweet bread and light fruit notes bringing up the finish.

T: Belgian and pumpkin spices are strong here with slightly bitter yeast flavors following. There are some subtle notes of candy sugar and fruits, but it's mostly spice and yeast.

M: Medium-light body with mid-high carbonation, this beer is fairly light and crisp except for the lingering bitterness.

O: A solid beer, overall. The mix of pumpkin ale and tripel works alright, though I wish there were a bit more depth in the flavor and less bitterness.

Serving type: can

01-23-2014 03:09:57 | More by n2185
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chet4

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev 0%

01-22-2014 00:22:34 | More by chet4
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Oakenator

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +6.7%

01-20-2014 13:26:36 | More by Oakenator
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metter98

New York

3.74/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: The beer is relatively clear golden yellow in color but has lots of particulates floating in suspension and a light to moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a quarter finger high dense beige head that quickly died down, leaving a thin film of bubbles covering the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Moderate aromas that somewhat resemble ginger are present in the nose, which I presume are from the galangal. Notes of pumpkins also become perceptible as the beer warms up.
T: The taste has flavors of ginger along with stronger notes of pumpkins, Belgian yeast, candi sugars and spices. Little if any alcohol is noticeable.
M: It feels medium-bodied and a little dry on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: I found this beer to be a rather nice blend between a Tripel and a Pumpkin Ale. It's a nice treat for the fall season if you like pumpkins but want a beer that's a little different compared to the rest.

Serving type: can

01-16-2014 03:27:55 | More by metter98
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Oaktown2017

California

4/5  rDev +6.7%

01-15-2014 03:59:02 | More by Oaktown2017
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jnardone235

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +6.7%

01-12-2014 22:30:18 | More by jnardone235
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BuzzLitebier

Maryland

4.23/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a can into a tulip goblet. Huge creamy white head (long-lived), nice honey color, clearly unfiltered/tremendous lacing. Very Belgian yeast smelling, apples/pears- smelled tart, a bit of leather/band aids as it opened up. Tastes of honey and Belgian yeast, lingering bitterness o the backside, which balances the sweetness of the beer nicely. Nicely carbonated with a medium-heavy body. This is an excellent beer. Would I have it again? HELL YES!

Serving type: can

01-12-2014 01:04:43 | More by BuzzLitebier
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Belittle

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -20%

01-10-2014 18:19:03 | More by Belittle
He Said (Tripel) from 21st Amendment Brewery
85 out of 100 based on 241 ratings.