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RATINGS: 960   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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The king of the abbey beers. It is amber-gold and pours with a deep head and original aroma, delivering a complex, full bodied flavour. Pure enjoyment! Secondary fermentation in the bottle. (Temp: 8-10ºC)


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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kevinator (1078) - The Colony, Texas, USA - DEC 27, 2012
Good tripel as some are a little too much like champagne. Nice aroma that reminded me of yeast mixed with bananas and pears. Smooth and clean palate with right amount of carbonation. Golden color with thin fizzy head. More of the same with yeast and bananas, some hops presence. Easy drinking.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Pinkfaty (37) - - JAN 29, 2015
Rica cerveza de Abadía con fuerte aroma y sabor, deja un retrogusto intenso que perdura en boca, pegas?, tan solo que la espuma no es muy densa y para mi gusto, demasiado gas (habitual en las cervezas de Abadia), por lo demás una muy buena cerveza que hace maridaje con cualquier tentempié.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thirstyrabbit (1200) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 27, 2015
Bottle. Golden body, tall to medium head. Sweet malty and yeasty aroma. Sweet malty taste with Belgian yeast. A bit too sweet and yeasty - the sugars in this resemble a very ripe banana. Alcohol is apparent in the finish. Westmalle and Chimay are more refined and not as robust.

2.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Shielfing (12) - SCOTLAND - JAN 26, 2015
Sweetish malt body, lacks necessary carbonation for this style. Drunk when tasting but absolutely substandard tripel. Does nothing for me.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
davidtjm (618) - Berlin, GERMANY - JAN 17, 2015
Bottle. Pour is blonde with a foamy head, aroma, is fruity, sweet, apricot. Taste is apricot, sweet, alcohol. Very nice

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mjansen1310 (71) - Soest, NETHERLANDS - JAN 17, 2015
330 ml bottle. Pours a orange troubled coloured beer. Good combination of fruits, bitter and carbonation. Definitely a good triple!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdiBeer (1626) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 14, 2015
Aroma: caramel and bread malts, sweet, honey, light sour and yeast. Appearance: clear gold, small, creamy, white head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: sweets build out, quite malty, some light yeast coming up, lively carbonation. Overall: very nice Tripel, well balanced, nicely sweet. Bottle from Beers of Europe, Kings Lynn.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Swaroga (1545) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JAN 12, 2015
Definitely one of the better Tripel style beers out there. Big point for being easy to buy all over Belgium. No fails and off flavors. It’s all about fruity esters, strong carbonation, good looks and alcohol which is quite frankly well hidden for this amount of alcohol. Well done.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
LuisGC (72) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 6, 2015
tasted both in tap glass and in bottle......................................

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Graham77 (282) - Cumbria, ENGLAND - JAN 2, 2015
330ml bottle. Golden colour, slightly hasy. Banana wheat beer style aroma,strongish lagery, wheat beer flavour. Average, should be better at the ABV.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Marduk (3112) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 2, 2015
330ml bottle. Clear golden color. Medium size, firm white head, stays. Classic, but weak, Belgian aroma. Metallic, malty, sweet, touch of alcohol in taste. Soft carbonation. Mild bitterness. Metallic hops in aftertaste.


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