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RATINGS: 152   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 254   ABV: 8.47%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.

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3.5
polomagnifico (1202) - Saginaw, Michigan, USA - AUG 4, 2012
Bottle. Aroma has notes of honey, caramel Malts, Belgium yeasts, and bread. Medium amber hue with a small head that mostly diminished and left no lace. Flavor is heavy sweet and medium bitterness. Palate is full bodied and oily soft. Overall a good tripel.

3.7
jcnielsen (3416) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 2, 2012
Bottle. Pours a golden orange color with white head. Honey, malty, bready, Strong honey flavor with some malty, floral, alcohol also. Normally, I probably wouldn’t go for a tripel with a big honey component. But this is a good tripel in its own right, and the honey complements it nicely.

3
tkienzle (1) - Missouri, USA - AUG 2, 2012 does not count
Not bad at all it has a sweet start then hits you with that tripel yeast... All and all I’m happy would tell friends to buy it at $7.50 a bottle...

3.6
thegreenrooster (4516) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - JUL 28, 2012
Pour is a dark yellow with a small white head. Aroma is some fruity, yeasty esters with a nice sweet honey. Flavor is is again a nice yeasty fruit with sweet honey to follow. Leaves a nice earthyness on the tounge. This beer is not a one trick pony with just the honey. It’s a decent triple with a nice honey backbone.

3.5
GRM (4141) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 25, 2012
Sample, from a bottle, Mondial de la bière, savoured on June 7 2012; eye: coppery, clear, no effervescence, ho head; nose: malt, woody, light floral, light alcohol; mouth: woody, sprits, malt, light honey, light alcohol, woody finale with light presence of spirits, medium-full body, not much carbonation, lightly sweet, lightly sticky texture; overall: fine FRANÇAIS Échantillon, d’une bouteille, Mondial de la Bière, savourée le 7 juin 2012; œil : cuivrée, limpide, pas d’effervescence, pas de mousse; nez : malt, boisé, léger floral, léger alcool; bouche : boisé, spiritueux, malt, léger miel, léger alcool, finale boisée avec légère présence de spiritueux, corps moyen-corsé, peu carbonatée, légèrement sucrée, texture légèrement collante; en résumé : bien

3.7
bhensonb (15609) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 8, 2012
Bomber from Liz. Pours dark ruddy copper with a transient beige head. Aroma has ginger, yeast/spice, and a touch of sweet. Med body. Flavor has honey, but it’s slightly earthy, Belgian yeasty, and definitely ginger. I think I’d like more earth and less honey, but it’s a good drink.

4
jmohno (1651) - Iowa, USA - MAY 28, 2012
Cloudish orangish reddish brownish. Even has a yellow hue around the edges.Thin to no head with bits of foamy spit.Some light lacing.Mild carbonation. Aroma is nice with floral,orange,spice and a bigger sweet honey aroma. Taste is very nice with a good honey taste floral orange some spice blend with a honey sweet nectar the ginger is hard to detect but gives a general spice which lasts long through some of the bittering or finish. There is a nice tang with this on the sides of the cheeks keeping the sublte but noticable sweetness balanced with the spice. There is a good carmel note with the sweetness as well. This is suprisingly very complex and good. For a good honey quality in a beer this is up there.

3.6
mmmbeer (1427) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAY 24, 2012
22 oz. bottle, Vintage 2011, served in tumbler- poured a transparent brownish amber color, lively medium carbonation, white ring around the glass for a head. Aroma of honey, late summer fruit, and note of dirt. Hits the mouth with a medium body, malt is weakened but it’s made up for it by a ginger/coriander tone, middle has darkened fruit, finish is made of more of the same with some small hints of pepper. Very nicely done- makes for a good companion while I enter in ratings and corrections.

3.4
Macegan75 (847) - Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 15, 2012
plurs amber with some head that fades. nose is slight honey, and crystal malt, first sip is honey, fruity ketones and slight ginger finish. ok

3.7
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - APR 17, 2012
22oz bomber poured into my Chimay Trappist glass. 2011 Vintage. Pours a clear dark amber with minimal head. Aroma is mostly honey with a slight nose of sour green apple. Taste is light sweet. Alcohol, honey and some mixed berries. Light bodied with a somewhat thin texture. Lively carbonation and not much of a finish. Overall, I like this beer. Nothing I would seek out but I’m glad I’m drinking this one.


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