durhambeer (2500) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - MAR 2, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Hazy gold pour with a modest white head. Nose of peaches, curacao, citrus, Belgian yeast and hints of white pepper and coriander. Taste is a bit sweet all the way through, even in parts where a bit of tart dryness would work better. Solid, though.
eruizgarcia (249) - - MAY 15, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Orange aroma, lots of spices, earthy, sweet and a tad funky. Ok but not my favorite.
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Frank (3270) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 8, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
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.
tsd08460 (138) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - APR 17, 2015
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
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,
Koskela (379) - Marysville, California, USA - APR 16, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
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.
Gachupines (1052) - USA - APR 14, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
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.
bartzluke (218) - Oklahoma, USA - APR 13, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
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.
Pumpkin87 (106) - - APR 13, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
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.
patricks110 (1971) - Alberta, CANADA - APR 5, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
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.
rosskyle (130) - - APR 3, 2015
3.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Yellow gold hazy color. Lemon citrus aroma. Citrus sweet initial flavor. Finish tastes a bit off. Ok beer for a summer day.
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slaws1230 (6) - - APR 2, 2015 does not count
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 9/20
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