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Triple Bag - Long Trail Brewing Co.

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86
very good

314 Ratings
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Ratings: 314
Reviews: 107
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 13.95%
Wants: 15
Gots: 22 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Long Trail Brewing Co. visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  9.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Triple Bag is brewed in a small batch from single infusion that uses only the first runnings of the mash. The result is a brew made from only the purest part of the grains, providing a uniquely rich and dense flavor, with an aroma reminiscent of the finest dessert wines. This brew is naturally carbonated and is an example of brewing purity that is rarely experienced by those other than brewers themselves.

53 IBU

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 10-05-2008)
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Reviews by PicoPapa:
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PicoPapa

Connecticut

3.93/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

12oz bottle with a Bottled On Date of I think 092811. Pours a muddy mahogany color with no head. Some lacing. Aroma is pretty boozey and malty. Some dark fruits. Smells somewhat like the higher abv DFH beers (Olde School, WWS etc). Taste is earthy, malty and boozey. Again I got to say this tastes alot like the cousin of the higher octane DFH beers. Dark fruits and some sweetness as well as some spices. More bitter towards the end. The 9.2% abv is very present. This is a very interesting beer and a great cold weather sipper. Overall, I want to have this again.

Serving type: bottle

12-08-2011 05:11:13 | More by PicoPapa
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A-Pours a slightly murky brown color. This mass of bubbles for a head. Body has some particulate swirling and sinking within it.

S-Sweet and richly malty. Caramel, toffee and brown sugar. Some dark fruit. Zero hop presence. Some alcohol.

T-Even with some age on it, this beer is too hot. It's rather high in alcohol but the booze is not well integrated. All the stuff in the nose is here, without much else to add.

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O/D-Nigger is not better. Double Bag was one of my first intros to craft. I still enjoy it somewhat. This one doesn't have the same magic as it's little brother.

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Triple Bag from Long Trail Brewing Co.
86 out of 100 based on 314 ratings.