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RATINGS: 283   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 279   ABV: 9.3%
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The usually peaceful St. Vrain River snakes out of the Rocky Mountains, winding mischievously towards our brewery. Named after Ceran St. Vrain, an 1800’s trapper and trader in the valley, St. Vrain is our version of a classic Belgian Tripel. Light in color and lightly hopped using Celeia hops, a touch of malt sweetness contrasts the warm spiciness hidden within. What at first appears benevolent can manifest into a mighty serpent in waiting.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ajnepple (2117) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - FEB 5, 2014
22 oz bottle (vintage 2013) into my Funkwerks glass. Pale, gold and pretty clear with a small, diminishing, white head. Aroma of fruity esters, banana, herbs, clove, sweet malts, Belgian yeast, spicy/citrusy hops and light alcohol. Similar flavor, mild sweetness and light floral bitterness. Medium body with average carbonation and a lingering finish. Not too shabby.

4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bigmak (5) - New Hudson, Michigan, USA - JAN 27, 2014 does not count
Light color. A nice light sweet flavor. Not too complex. One of the best tripels I have ever had.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
firstsip (402) - Michigan, USA - JAN 27, 2014
From bottle at Royal Oak Craft Beer Fest. Opaque yellowish pour. Light lingering head. Notes of Belgian yeast come off with banana, clove, bready. Nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SamTheBarrel (414) - Vallentuna, SWEDEN - JAN 11, 2014
UPDATED: MAR 9, 2014 650ml bottle, poured into a Trappist glass. Appearance is cloudy straw colored with a small beige head that vanished quickly and left no lacing. Aroma of banana, wheat bread, lemon peels, herbs and alcohol. Taste is light-medium sweet and medium-light bitter. Palate is medium bodied with a smooth texture and lively carbonation. Overall a good beer, but for the style it is too sweet and not spicy enough, the alcohol is also too noticeable.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
juicyhops (48) - Grayslake, Illinois, USA - JAN 4, 2014
Vintage 2013. Such an amazing clarity. Pear and white grape nose. Sweet and fruity flavor and a little spice. More spice would be an improvement. But very drinkable.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
murran (150) - - DEC 23, 2013
Pours a hazy yellowish body with a thin head. Sweet, fruity flavours with a smooth taste. Simpelt delicious :)

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1157) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Overall good but not in the top tier of tripels. Much more sweetness than is prefer. Solid B. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
lhns03 (72) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 4, 2013
Pours a light hazy, golden/straw color. Aromas of bread, farmhouse, mild mild banana, apricot, lemon zest. Flavor is medium sweet. Lively carbonation with some light graininess and a spicy finish. Overall a good tasty traditional tripel offering from LH.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ilovedarkbeer (2279) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 2, 2013
Pours a hazy golden color with a large creamy white head. Notes of spices, lemon curd, flowers, and fresh air. Good supple mouthfeel.

2.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Cool_Bond (1332) - Kung av Öl @ Facebook, SWEDEN - NOV 16, 2013
Slightly fruity scent. The flavor is strong and even alcohol which I do not like at all. I still have a hard time with these beers. The aftertaste disappears weak fast. No beer for me unfortunately. Follow me @ Kung av öl @ Facebook for more pictures and ratings.


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