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RATINGS: 113   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 231   ABV: 7.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Belgian-Style Dubbel Ale Brewed with Plums. Althea is an ancient Greek name meaning healing. Weyerbacher donates a portion of the proceeds of each bottle of Althea to a fund that helps those in need to defray the costs associated with breast cancer treatment.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blutt59 (6409) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 30, 2016
750 in trade from DandyWolfFloyd , muddy brown color with short lived foam, aroma has some caramel and dark fruit, flavor is a mix of plum, grape kool aid, sweet malty finish

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarkSachon (858) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 23, 2016
Bomber bottle. This was an okay experience but I’m left with a mouth feel full of perfume and flowers. Could have skipped it..

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
tsd08460 (612) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - MAR 23, 2016
Aroma: plums, Belgian yeast, basement aromas, Appearance: hazy brown, beige head Taste: plums, medium sweetness, medium bitterness, Palate: medium body, creamy, soft carbonation, long finish, Delicious

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Clarkdvm (372) - Florida, USA - MAR 6, 2016
Bottle in Fl. Mild sweet aroma. Plum flavor with bit of molasses. Amber pour with bit of head. Slightly above avg dubbel. Tasty but not fabulous

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsporrer (415) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 3, 2016
Sample @ PGH Beerfest. Pours a medium brown with a light brown head. Aroma of dark fruit and Belgian spices. Decent taste of fruit and spice. Well balanced sweet and tart. Clean finish. Very enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (2830) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - FEB 11, 2016
Refrigerated 75 cl brown bottle poured into a snifter. Hazy medium brown with small off-white head. Aroma is dark fruit, medium body, medium carbonation, and some lacing. Taste is dark fruit and plums.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ScoWRee (407) - Perkiomen, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 7, 2016
Pours a nice deep brown, cola color. A nice tan foamy head. Aroma is malty. Taste is of dark fruit, plums, raisin. Hint of roasted malt. A little sour.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
crossovert (10649) - Illinois, USA - JAN 2, 2016
750ml corked and caged bottles. Havent had a weyerbacher in a while, good to see they fully employ horrible marketing practices. It is a hazed brown-copper pour. Aroma is mild some estery character, dark fruit, and booze. Flavor is spicy with some vinous dark dried fruit, tart, some caramel, autolyzed yeast, and a touch of sweetness. Not horrible but getting there. The body is decent though.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jjgmd (1909) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - DEC 7, 2015
With Z, bomber, pours a dark mahogany brown color with a nice foamy beige head . Nose is fruity, floral and punctuated with tartness and yeast. Taste is tart fruit, with sweet yeasty notes. Finishes dryly on the same fruity , yeasty , tart notes with a moderately long finish . Quaff Score 7 / 10

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zgaier (1842) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - DEC 7, 2015
Bomber. Pours a red brown with a tan head and aroma of spices and yeast. Taste is full of spices as well, with yeast, fruits, and the plums coming through into the spiced finish.


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