SPDickerman (1162) - Texas, USA - SEP 5, 2012
4.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
Pours clear golden with a large white head. Smells fruity, yeasty, and has hints of spices. Taste is tropical fruits, pineapple, mango, some honey sweetness, and very subtle clove. Medium-bodied with a smooth texture and fair mouth-carbonation, Samuel Adams New World Tripel finishes a little sweet and a little spicy.
Dixonian (1562) - Plano, Texas, USA - SEP 4, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bright golden brew with some creamy white head. Nose is very fruity with some vanilla and spicy Belgian yeast. Sticky and fruity with some grains and spice.
fsbw21086 (460) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 3, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from Sam Adams Boston. Delish! Sip sip sip. Funky Belgian yeast in this unfiltered beauty. Taste is of alcohol warming, tropical fruit floral hops. All in very upfront with complexity lingering. Loved this.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
ljstephenson (250) - Enterprise, Alabama, USA - SEP 1, 2012
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bright golden pour with big frothy head. Aroma is strong fruit and yeast. Flavor is crisp fruit, balanced hop to malt flavor, and a soft mouthfeel. Finish is shockingly smooth with zero bitterness or edge. Excellent tripel.
---Rated via @jxray76 on Twitter
ryanfolty (2380) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - AUG 31, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
August 30, 2012 bottle at BVery’s tasting. Golden pour with some head. Light fruit and belgian yeast, typical tripel, a style which I am not a huge fan.
RedSox2004 (1629) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - AUG 30, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a hazy golden amber with a huge white head, good retention and tons of lacing. Aromas of sweet malt, citrus fruit and a hint of caramel. Flavor is sweet malt, apple juice, exotic fruit, and spices with a hint of Belgian yeast. Light body, very livesly carbonation and a pleasantly light sweet finish. Very nice effort from SA.
wilnatp (663) - Minnesota, USA - AUG 30, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle: Pour is clear gold. Quickly disappating head. Aroma of tropical fruit, cocconut, and yeast. Taste is similar. Light palate. The beer almost disappears in your mouth. Easy to drink.
BVery (9483) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - AUG 30, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Yellow-gold pour with a white head. Bold Belgian yeast, light mango/pineapple, high carbonation - very tasty. Well done.
Ughsmash (7508) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 29, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
750mL bottle. Poured clear, honeyed golden with a tall, sticky white head and rising carbonation. The aroma picked up lots of peppery spices, cloves, mangoes, and pineapple over soft bready notes and pale malts.. big for a tripel, but warm and inviting. The flavor opened with tangy white pepper and cloves, with semi-sweet honey and bready malts following.. cloves, ginger, and a blend of tropical fruits around.. finished spicy and warm, with good balance between spices and chewy malts. Medium-plus bodied with high, rolling carbonation on the palate.. really dried out in the end.. I enjoyed it quite a bit.
kevd193213 (988) - Hope Valley, Rhode Island, USA - AUG 28, 2012
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Golden cloudy pour with a massive frothy off white head. Aroma of spices, yeast, and bread. Complex full bodied taste with a classic bone dry finish I expect from a tripel. A home run by Mr. Adams.