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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. Don’t let ORABELLE’s nature fool you, this is one flavorful brew. Watch out, she’s a charmer- one sip and you’ll be in love.


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tripplebrew (778) - Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA - APR 3, 2013
Pours a clear lemon yellow with very thin frothy white head that quickly dissipates. Aroma is very earthy, notes of grass and caramel, cereal. Flavor is corriander, cereal, candi sugar and alcohol. Body is light with very active carbonation.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
eruizgarcia (249) - - MAY 15, 2015
Orange aroma, lots of spices, earthy, sweet and a tad funky. Ok but not my favorite. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Frank (3270) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 8, 2015
This is basically an imperial witbier, I’d say. It’s cloudy orange yellow w/ a small white head and just a huge waft of corriander and citrus in the nose. It pretty much smells exactly like Fruity Pebbles. Yabba Dabba Doo! There is a touch of wheaty grain and a bit of sweetness that seems to bring out some spicy complexity from the yeast. This is full bodied but not too heavy and drinks much lighter than it is. I’d say this is a might bit heavy handed but still pretty tasty and not all sweet and disgusting like most American Belgians. This one would be a good candidate for beer cocktails if you are into such garbage.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
tsd08460 (137) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - APR 17, 2015
Aroma: yeast, floral, clove, alcohol, Appearance: pale golden, clear, hazy, minimal white head, Taste: medium sweetness, lightly bitter, orange, coriander Palate: medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, long finish, Excellent tripel

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Koskela (379) - Marysville, California, USA - APR 16, 2015
Bananas and coriander come from this hazy pale blind brew. I get sweet with maybe the coriander then comes the Orange flavor and the bitterness of the peel. It's medium bodied and low carb.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gachupines (1052) - USA - APR 14, 2015
Hazy golden with a thin white head. Aroma is a little bread with sharp rye. Flavor is a little floral, almost like elderflower liqueur with a bit of sharp rye in the finish. Interesting. Wife: 3.3

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bartzluke (217) - Oklahoma, USA - APR 13, 2015
12 oz pour from refrigerated bottle into stemmed tulip glass. Moderate pour produced a slight quickly-dissipating half-finger head. Color is orange to golden and. Opaque. Nose is fruity with some yeast and wheat. Mouthfeel is fairly creamy and moderate body. Taste is citrus, wheat, yeast, hay, and a little bit of a rye bite. A good, but not incredible beer. I’d happily drink this with dinner.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pumpkin87 (105) - - APR 13, 2015
Pours hazy yellow straw with small-medium off white head that leaves some lacing. Aroma is lemon and grass, light coriander. Taste shifts to orange and cereals with floral and herbal notes. The first impression is that this isn’t much of a Belgian impersonation, but it opens up nicely with aeration. Orabelle benefits from a satisfying mouthfeel, depth without too much heaviness. Overall, not bad for an American attempt at a tripel.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
patricks110 (1969) - Alberta, CANADA - APR 5, 2015
Very enjoyable. Pours a bright golden straw colour with a thin off white head. The aroma is zesty and floral with citrus and grassy hops, floral and fruity esters and light coriander and clove style spice notes. Crisp and clean with a full body and heayv toasted wheat malt. Full flavour with a heavy mouthfeel and coriander spice throughout.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosskyle (130) - - APR 3, 2015
Yellow gold hazy color. Lemon citrus aroma. Citrus sweet initial flavor. Finish tastes a bit off. Ok beer for a summer day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
slaws1230 (6) - - APR 2, 2015 does not count
Finally found this in a variety 12 pack, excited to try the other beers as well. I have heard great things about Orabelle, and I am not disappointed


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