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RATINGS: 1079   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Allagash Dubbel Reserve boasts a dark malty taste. The finish is dry with subtle hints of chocolate and nuts. With time, Allagash Dubbel Reserve will mature in the bottle and acquire distinctive port and sherry characteristics.


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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SJP (483) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 9, 2007
A beautiful cloudy amber brown pour with a nice tan head. Scents of licorice and vanilla blend with notes of yeast and sugar. Tastes mildly sweet, with caramel and spice the most prevalent flavors. Feels nice and crisp in the mouth, with a nice lingering sweetness.


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
OnTheTrail (276) - Virginia, USA - MAY 3, 2016
Pours hazy medium brown, thin head. Malty aroma, hints of dark fruit, plum, figs, grapes. Taste of caramel, raisins, biscuit. Nicely carbonated.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
baraciisch (2688) - California, USA - APR 30, 2016
Golden brown in color... Aroma of Candi sugar, fresh wort... Flavor is Candi sugar, caramel malts, raisins, overripe stone fruits, some yeast and Candi sugar on finish... Really nice beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sinfull (1313) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - APR 15, 2016
Mahogany color. Mid-sized , off-white head. Aroma of Belgian yeasts, raisins , dark malt. Same notes in taste with addition of nuts . Dry finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
popkow (308) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - MAR 19, 2016
Cooper color with medium head. Nice smooth body with yeast and raisin aroma. Flavor of dough, brown sugar and malt.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (5115) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 15, 2016
Reddish pour from 12oz bottle at DMK Burger Bar. White head. Malty and fruity earthy aroma. Taste is earthy and maybe some plum and nutty. Not bad

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gerbeer (2815) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 12, 2016
12 oz bottle. Pours a a hazy mahogany with full head. Aromas of dry bread dough, soap, mineral water, and dried bananas. Flavors of copper, Belgian yeast, bread crusts, and dusty toasted malts. Belgian Dubbels are hard do copy - this one is almost, but not quite there. Good enough to grab when when no Belgiums...

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wombat23 (334) - Texas, USA - JAN 12, 2016
Shared 25.4 oz. bottle. Batch# 114. Pours amber-brown with a beige creamy head which quickly subsides to a thin layer that persists. Aroma of dark fruits, caramel, malt. Tastes of dark fruit, caramel, yeast, nuts, traces of chocolate with some vinous notes. Some oxidation noted at first, but this diminished at warmer temperatures. Not too sweet, and has a mildly dry finish. Good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
darbeer75 (263) - Round Rock, Texas, USA - JAN 12, 2016
Aroma: a little hoppier than expected, but a nice balance with malt that grows stronger as it warms; some fruit; Appearance: dark amber with off white head that sticks around; Taste: delicious and malty, complex; Palate: heavy body with long, sweet finish; Overall: very enjoyable; would definitely get again.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jandd1983 (3587) - Wentzville, Missouri, USA - DEC 22, 2015
Bottle. It poured a hazy brown color with a beige head. The aroma was of toasted malts, caramel, raisins and light florals. The taste was similar to the aroma with bready malts, light toast, some hoppy bitterness and dark fruit esters. Nice.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Sirmixsomewhat (173) - Paoli, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 10, 2015
Allagash knows what they’re doing, but we all know that. I haven’t had the dubbel because I feel it’ll be close to their tripel, which is a good beer, but doesn’t blow me away—but the Dubbel Reserve is cut from a different cloth. It pours a dark amber color and smells of fruit and sugar. It tastes of fruit and goes down very smoothly with a little bit of an edge to it that makes it unique. It says it’s aged in a cellar, and I wouldn’t mind taking a trip to that cellar to thank it for its great work.


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