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RATINGS: 235   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   EST. CALORIES: 249   ABV: 8.3%
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Orabelle is brewed with barley, wheat, and rye. This Belgian-style tripel is a golden beauty. Its two yeast strains, orange peel, and dash of corriander impart suprising complexity and richness to this delicate ale. Donít let ORABELLEís nature fool you, this is one flavorful brew. Watch out, sheís a charmer- one sip and youíll be in love.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
arminjewell (6752) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JAN 31, 2013
Pour out of 12 oz bottle, hazy orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of orange juice, tart lemon, biscuit, bread, slight coriander, clove notes, hints of yeast and spicy notes, slight pear and peach as well. Taste is a mix of sweet orange, lemon, and biscuit, nice spice with yeast, coriander, slight grassy notes in there as well, hints of pear, peach, and grape, finishing fairly sweet.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kidmartinek (3741) - austin, Texas, USA - JAN 31, 2013
Hazy yellow. White head last the whole drink. Spotty lace. Light yeasty sweet aroma. Prefect medium thin body with a little bite. Yum.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Itzjerm (1422) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - JAN 31, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 6, 2013 Nice yeasty aroma as expected, mouth feel is only big thing missing. Its a nice brew nice head, nice appearance. I must say I prefer this over Hades, better balance and flavor.

2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
3fourths (8293) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - JAN 31, 2013
bottle. heavily hazed golden wheat body, small white head, yeast does not come out of suspension. might guess about some sour mash wheat and malt here, thereís a lot of minerals / salted lemon / dish soap / tart citrus acid in the nose, but thereís also some coriander / ginger / peppercorn notes that are affecting it. syrupy, sweet, Belgian-style golden ale, thatís about what it is. but it becomes terribly sweet and juicy - making me salivate and gleek - and the oily and syrupy sugar just sits permanently in the mouth. dang. have to say the nose had promise but the flavor and texture - goopy, syrupy, cloying - ruin it for me.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Garbageman (443) - Lexington, South Carolina, USA - JAN 31, 2013
From bottle. Pours a golden color with decent head. Aroma was yeast, lemon and spice. Taste followed with a clean finish. Good Triple.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
adnielsen (9533) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JAN 30, 2013
Bottle @ home picked up in a mixer sixer at some dumpy liquor store in Fort Collins. Pours a bit hazy, yellow orange appearance with a small white head. Spicy, wheat/cereal malty, vanilla, very spicy yeasty, light banana aroma. Juicy banana/lemon, prickly spicy yeasty, thick citrus peel, coriander, chewy bready, big sweet wheat malty flavor. Iím a bit torn on this but I donít think Iím a huge fan.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Capa (2080) - Manama, BAHRAIN - JAN 30, 2013
Lightly hazy golden with a white head. Yeasty, slightly sweet aroma. Flavor is yeasty, fruity, light lemon, a bit sweet. Medium body with nice carbonation. Decent brew. Nothing to write home about.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
keepersj12 (2785) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - JAN 30, 2013
Not in love but I like it. Pours a pale yellow with a white head. The aroma has a nice malt background with some spice and fruit. The flavor has the Belgian sweetness and the spice, well balanced and very refreshing. No way you would suspect the high ABV.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DocLock (8094) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 28, 2013
Bottle from Caponeís, Blue Dog, and Craft Ale. Pours turbid "1 hour after taking a Centrum multi-vitamin urine yellow" with 1-finger white head. Nose is a lovely and vibrant medley of coriandery spice, funky yeasty malt, hopcitrus, lime, orange zest. Tastes citric, limey and orange zesty, with mid-palate coriandery spice, white pepper, funky yeasty malt, and an overall flavor profile like a 33/33/33 mix of witbier, Belgian IPA, and saison, but with more oomph and flair. Well done.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nick76 (4280) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JAN 27, 2013
The aroma is malty and sweet with candy sugar, spice, and fruit. The appearance is hazy gold with a medium head. The taste is like the aroma. The palate is average. Overall a nice beer and almost a triple.


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