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Le Freak is a modern ale created by converging two beer styles, Belgian Trippel and American Imperial IPA. The use of two yeast strains further marries the styles and American hops give the beer its modern flare.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rpaskie (16) - Alabama, USA - JAN 2, 2013
Has a nose of pine, citrus zest, apricot. A good mix of styles but leans more toward an IPA than a trippel. Starts with a slightly sweet malt character and finishes strongly with a lingering hop bitterness. Pepper, grass, pine are all in the finish. Has good body and is a nice brew. Only thing I have had from Green Flash but would like to try more.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
brinehart (208) - Colorado, USA - JUL 30, 2014
Clear burnt gold pour with thin white head. Bananas and grassy hops on the nose. Soapy, fruity flavor...and bubblegum. Dubble bubble in fact! Hops mostly in the finish. Bitter, long lasting finish. Really complex. More triple than IPA.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bamalr (16) - Arkansas, USA - JUL 29, 2014
Le Freak is a modern ale created by converging two beer styles, Belgian Trippel and American Imperial IPA. The use of two yeast strains further marries the styles and American hops give the beer its modern flare. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (3114) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUL 29, 2014
Poured light amber with a frothy off white head. Aroma of sweet, spicy fruit and soft malt, light yeast. Medium to full body, flavour is yeast, spicy and pretty bitterly hopped.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fishonmyplane (416) - Newington, Connecticut, USA - JUL 28, 2014
A lot closer to a double IPA than a tripel. Hoppy and bitter with notes of Belgian yeast in the background. Hints of wheat and pepper. An excellent beer, but a little too similar to their normal DIPAís.

4.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Honeydo (2) - Stratford, Connecticut, USA - JUL 28, 2014 does not count
A beer suitable for a goblet glass that has a nice finish and slightly hoppy taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MunBro (264) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 18, 2014
Aroma of wheat and malts. A very successful blend of styles but maybe not for me. All the elements of a great Belgian Trippel, some hop flavors but not a ton. Dark cloudy pour with some head. Would have liked more hops.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
SteveWantsABeer (1) - Colorado, USA - JUL 17, 2014 does not count
Itís a Belgian Double IPA for sure (emphasis on double IPA) at 101 IBU. A decent brewing effort, but wonít rush back to it.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
commonmac (267) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUL 16, 2014
12 oz pour at the newly reopened Busters. Orange in color with solid but minimal head. Aroma is mostly sweet with a little hop. Taste follows suit leaning on malty goodness and Belgian yeast. Very nice clean finish with a hint of bitter notes. A really impressive Belgian tripel rendition.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BeerdedDave (265) - - JUL 9, 2014
cloudy amber color; citrusy hops and Belgian yeast aroma; great, bitter, citrusy hoppy flavor with an underlying Belgian yeast and bready malt; spice notes of a Belgian tripel; dry, bitter finish

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stevoj (2024) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Tripel or Belgian IPA? Thatís the question. All around wonderfully crafted ale, yeasty and hoppy, pours with a tripelís high fluffy head. Deep hazy gold, light hoppy aroma, taste has stronger hop elements. Dry, chalky finish, mildly sweet.


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