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RATINGS: 149   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 254   ABV: 8.47%
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Little John’s local bees create a spring wildflower-honey that lends a sweet, earthy complexity to a traditional style of beer (triple) with a balancing snap of ginger in the finish.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BVery (5985) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - SEP 18, 2010
Tap. Clear copper/amber pour with a minimal white head - quickly dissipating. Faint honey and fruit on the nose. Sugar, honey, dark fruit on taste. Mouthfeel was a bit flat and light. Didn’t love this one.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 17, 2010
Bottle from Wine and Beer Westpark on 08/26/2010. Very clear copper amber body with a medium rocky off-white head. Sweet belgian spice and honey aroma. Sweet spice flavor, light ginger notes, and a bit of honey. Medium body with moderately high carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
zdk (1809) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 12, 2010
Sampled at Michigan Summer Beer Fest - nice toasty, sweet brown sugar, thik and honey roast. body is nice and creamy.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (4843) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 11, 2010
Sampled on draft at 3 Rivers 6 Pack this beer poured a dark caramel amber color with a medium sized foamy beige head that lingered and produced good lacing. The aroma was faint sweet honey, light fruits and nut. The flavor was sweet and malty with a faint bitterness and a fairly intense honey and bananabread elementsa and a long bitter honey finish. Medium body. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (10470) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 11, 2010
Bottle in snifter. Poured a clear dark brown color with an average frothy off-white head that was mostly lasting with good lacing. Moderate to heavy dark honey, yeast and small alcohol aroma. Medium body with a smooth sticky texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy sweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate duration. Solid complex brew.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ansermadide (1513) - Kyle, Texas, USA - SEP 11, 2010
This beer actually looks like honey! Light brown, stiff head. Smoky wood/honey aroma is awesome. Neat flavor, a little syrupy. Light hop presence, smooth and lightly sweet. Light alcoholic bite.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rubbishystuff (1811) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 5, 2010
This was a nice beer. Darker, sweeter and less tart than other tripels I’ve had. Serving: Tap

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (7669) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - AUG 31, 2010
UPDATED: OCT 18, 2010 Sample at Barley’s Smokehouse, served in a snifter. This beer is a dark copper color with a thin and creamy beige head that recedes slowly. Rings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of honey, ginger and malt. Medium body with flavors of fruit, yeast, honey and malt. The finish is sweetly spiced with a malty aftertaste and a hint of alcohol. Decent beer overall.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cbfobes (2275) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 30, 2010
On tap at brewery, pours a nice amber color with white head, aroma has some citrus notes to it but you can really smell the booze, flavor is very sweet with a decent alcohol finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
walleye (1066) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - AUG 29, 2010
bottle. poured a nice amber with a big khaki head. aroma ginger, citrus, some honey yeast, hint of malts. flavor tart cherries, ginger, honey came out at the finish.


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