Freaky Deaky
Oak Highlands Brewery

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Oak Highlands Brewery
Texas, United States
Ranked #112
Ranked #16,351
3.9 | pDev: 9.74%
Sep 06, 2022
Aug 22, 2015
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Reviewed by Thechef817 from Texas

4.55/5  rDev +16.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5
Great Sweet taste with a light alcohol finish. You can really key in on the flavor of the honeysuckle notes and the bold robust finish that you usually find in darker stouts.
Sep 06, 2022
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Reviewed by JoeWrang from Texas

3.21/5  rDev -17.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3
I believe this is the first triple that I’ve ever had. Yes, I’m a novice. Ordered a Freaky Deaky on draft at the Alamo Drafthouse in Dallas last week and loved it. Picked some cans up tonight and poured into a mug. Not as good as the draft but still extremely good. Very fruity with a kind of firm feel in the mouth. Golden color with a little bit of a head. Not really very much in the smell department but overall a very good beer and a good way to end the night.
Oct 15, 2021
Rated: 3.61 by Glen_ from Texas

Aug 01, 2020
Rated: 3 by RiceOwls27 from Texas

Apr 13, 2020
Rated: 3.99 by TXRobbo from Texas

Jun 28, 2019
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Reviewed by Thomas_Wikman from Texas

3.76/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
I had this on draught at a pizza restaurant here in Dallas and I thought it was pretty good but it is far from my favorite Tripel.

Look: golden clear with a thin white head

Aroma: bread, wheat, yeast, banana

Taste: The flavor is wheat, yeast, coriander and banana, a bitter grapefruit rind like hop bite at the end, a bit boozy, but overall pretty good.

Body/Overall: medium body, silky
Jun 01, 2019
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Reviewed by Zorro from California

3.9/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
Clear golden ale with a medium sized white colored head.

Smells strongly spicy both from coriander and hops. Some honeysuckle malt scent. scents of cardamom and black pepper.

Starts out sweet and woody with a sharp hop bite in the after taste. Strong coriander bite. Distinctly one of the heaviest hopped beers of its style. Defiantly getting near Belgian IPA hop levels.

Mouthfeel is OK.

Overall an OK Tripel but there are better,
Apr 23, 2019
Rated: 3.82 by Tiernan from Texas

Apr 22, 2019
Rated: 4.48 by RochefortChris from North Carolina

Mar 01, 2019
Rated: 3.5 by zbooks from Texas

Feb 28, 2019
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Reviewed by Smakawhat from Maryland

3.7/5  rDev -5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5
Poured from the can into a tulip glass.

Golden light brass body with very nice clarity. White head, basic, about two fingers, with a fine soapy ring of lace and a fairly good sized puck.

Very fruity nose, almost comes off as raspberry strangely, with touches of mild sucrose, and a bit of tropical notes possibly. A bit odd but kind of neat.

Interesting palate. Chewy body, with a bit of an alcohol kick. Controlled but boozy fruit like qualities and a little fussel like flavor. Slight touch of hoppy character, and lighter body, less malt presence than anticipated.

An interesting flavor for a tripel but the alcohol is a little to present and even a bit burning for the brew.
Nov 24, 2018
Rated: 3.94 by sumnerw from Texas

Sep 14, 2018
Rated: 3.75 by Nick4444 from Texas

Sep 10, 2018
Rated: 3.96 by Labeorphile from Texas

Aug 18, 2018
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Reviewed by amr20 from Texas

2.68/5  rDev -31.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.75
There must be some inconsistency in the product. Got a 4 pack out of a can from Central Market. Smells of stale Natural Ice. Tastes just like it sounds - the bitterness of a double IPA (with too little of the bright citrus to make it good) mixed with the yeast of a Belgian (with too little of the banana and coriander you'd expect). It seems like the worst of both worlds. I've had better Belgian / IPA fusions from basically every national megabrewer that has made one. I'll revise the review after trying another tomorrow. My first inclination was to trash the other 3 cans. But I'll give it a second chance.
Aug 07, 2018
Rated: 4 by archero from Texas

Jun 04, 2018
Rated: 4 by jkn09 from Texas

May 23, 2018
Rated: 4 by cmbeddoe7997 from Texas

May 15, 2018
Rated: 3.85 by tazzman from Florida

Apr 20, 2018
Rated: 3.92 by zonker17 from Texas

Apr 03, 2018
Rated: 3.74 by GarbageMan10 from Texas

Mar 02, 2018
Rated: 3.23 by MichialTanner1 from Texas

Nov 23, 2017
Rated: 3.44 by jeschaefer from Texas

Oct 03, 2017
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Rated by Keepnitrl from Washington

3.43/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5
Mouthfeel is a little off and it does not do a good job of masking the alcohol.
Aug 15, 2017
Rated: 3.5 by PA-Michigander from Pennsylvania

Jul 23, 2017
Rated: 3.61 by 10Crumra from Texas

Jul 02, 2017
Rated: 4.18 by Dwreck from Texas

May 28, 2017
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Reviewed by BigGold from Mississippi

3.89/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
First had poured from 12-oz. can, delivered by friend, into snifter. A "Belgian Tripel brewed with American hops," according to the can, it would be more accurate to call this a Belgian Double IPA.
Apr 20, 2017
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Reviewed by Thankin_Hank from Texas

4.18/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
On draft at the Londoner, Colleyville. Very nice color. Golden beauty. Smells delicious. Tastes great. Got some orange in there. Alcohol is well hidden for a 10 percenter. Has decent lacing and goes down smoothly. I think I'll have another one and make sure I like it. Cheers y'all!
Apr 13, 2017
Rated: 4.47 by evanwoertz from California

Jan 29, 2017
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Reviewed by trebbates from Texas

4.16/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Poured from a can into an OHB tulip with a nice white head that left some lacing. Very floral nose and typical of Belgian trips. What a nice surprise thought. While most breweries focus on pale ales and IPA's, it's nice to see one that can make an excellent Belgian Triple. This has become my favorite go to beer. Extremely drinkable and will sneak up on you before you know it. A great American example of my European favorite.
Oct 16, 2016
Rated: 3.94 by greenspointexas from Texas

Sep 17, 2016
Rated: 4 by Gagnonsux from Texas

Aug 09, 2016
Rated: 3.89 by kjkinsey from Texas

Jul 30, 2016
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Reviewed by TX-Badger from Texas

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
Pours a cloudy light yellow gold color with white head. Belgian yeast, wheat, sweet malts, spice, and some cereal on the nose; follows onto the palate. Medium bodied, and the 10% is well hidden. Finishes with yeast, sweetness, and very much like a true Belgian Tripel. Solid.
Jul 06, 2016
Rated: 4 by Fabiand from Texas

Jun 28, 2016
Rated: 4.03 by aufie from Texas

Jun 27, 2016
Rated: 4.14 by Hoganlaw from Texas

Jun 26, 2016
Rated: 4.09 by JGDrums

May 31, 2016
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Rated by BayouMafia from Texas

3.93/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
From 12oz can into a tulip glass.
May 15, 2016
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