Danielcrozier (23) - Vacaville, California, USA - NOV 2, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Great beer. I love tripels and this one spoke to me. It told me that pallet and complexity isn't anything without taste. And this beer had taste. Try it and see. You will become a believer.
waolsen (1365) - Littleton, Colorado, USA - FEB 1, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Go Pats! clear, glowing golden pour with thick foamy head. nice fresh aroma of fruit, yeast and spice. smooth, well balanced. pretty impressive from SA
beerbaaron (1413) - Arizona, USA - FEB 1, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Unclear orange amber with frothy, bubbly off-white head. Yeasty, fruity, pineapple, peppery aroma. Full body. Chewy, Almost Syrupy, saved by the carbonation. Powerfully flavored. Peppery. Warm alcohol.
MarinEvelyn (620) - Wisconsin, USA - FEB 1, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Very sweet, fruity, hoppy, a little bubblegum aroma. A little too malty, syrupy in the taste
tom10101 (3162) - Quebec, CANADA - JAN 20, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle (750 ml). Splt 4-ways with the family.
Appearance: Bright dark golden with a medium easy to revive off-white head and little lacing.
Aroma: Fruity notes, followed by some spiciness, biscuity malt, alcohol and hints of candi sugar.
Taste: Quite fruity with moderate spiciness, light sweetness, biscuity malt, alcohol, candi sugar. Belgian influence is quite noticeable here.
Palate: Medium body. Soft pricky carbonation. Warming and spicy finish.
Overall: Well executed Tripel. A bit strong on alcohol (not necessarily the abv, but the alcohol feeling), but balance isnít bad. Quite fruity. Good.
jamesewelch (79) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - JAN 1, 2015
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
From bottle 750ml, corked
Aroma: spicy hops, some citrus, little fruity
Appearance: Golden, hazy, white head
Taste: A little sweet
Palate: Light body, lively carbonation, dry finish
Overall: Iím pretty surprised that I enjoy this Tripel this much. It reminds me of a nice Belgian Tripel. Not a spice bomb. Has nice subtle spice and fruitiness. Great dry finish. Much better than I expected. I donít drink much from Sam Adams, bought this as a 3-pack special on sale. Iíd definitely buy more if they came in regular 750ml, 4 or 6 packs.
ScottWallace82 (73) - Winchester, Virginia, USA - DEC 31, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle into a tulip. Pours a hazy golden color. Light hops, malt and fruit on the nose. Solid, medium to heavy mouthfeel. A touch earthy, but still a very fine trippel. Would buy again.
mpontikis (38) - Virginia, USA - DEC 31, 2014
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
A little fruity but full flavor. Very good beer. Doesnít taste as strong as it is. Another strong Sam Adams
trapped (941) - New York City, TURKEY - DEC 27, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Pours light amber with large spongy off-white head, vanilla and spices in aroma, fizzy, slightly sweet vanilla flavored beer with medium finish. Very nice triple; the high alcohol content is not noticeable at all.
sloshgator (490) - Orlando, Florida, USA - DEC 19, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Samuel Adams New World is not too bad but not a standout either. NIce deep golden color with a foamy head. Nose is definitely tropical fruit. Taste is the same with mild spice and a boozy finish. New World is a decent quaff but definitely a sipper.
Gachupines (962) - USA - DEC 14, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Golden color with a thick white head that dissipates quickly. Aroma is slight banana with mild spice. Flavor is heavy banana with noticeable cloves. Relatively full body and a somewhat sweet finish.