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RATINGS: 987   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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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Inveigler (371) - Ferndale, Michigan, USA - FEB 13, 2005
The aroma is very complex with lots of malts -- a little heavier and headier than most tripels. Some marshmallow and candy cane whiffs in a hazed light orange color. The head disapates quickly. Tje flavor is robust -- none of that characteristic Belgian thinness -- this stuff is all malt. A little woodsier that I would like, but still good.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cristobal37 (336) - Canyon Lake, California, USA - MAY 25, 2015
Huge carbonation action going on here. Looks great with a frothy white head. Sweet honey and corn flakes scent. Lots on sugary sweet goodness in this one. Grapes, honey, malts, very bubbily! A great Tripel!

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
huineman (356) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 24, 2015
Pours clean dark golden. Ivory head. Aroma is low: corn flakes, grass. Aggressive carbonation. Fresh, not too powerful. Thin, watery. Not very long finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Salmaneser (48) - BELGIUM - MAY 18, 2015
25 cl. from tap @ Grand Café, Ax-Les-Thermes. Golden amber beer, minimal head. Sweet fruity aroma, taste is dominated by bananas. Good taste and nice palate.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ysok02 (267) - MOns, BELGIUM - MAY 12, 2015
Une triple classique, fruitée et épicée, à la bouche ronde, onctueuse et équilibrée. Agréable en fin de journée.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
blackradioboy (74) - SCOTLAND - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle from Tesco. V nice aroma. Fizzy and fresh. Only at the end does the alcohol gently kick in, just to remind you it's a 9% you're drinking. Good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tbonde (133) - DENMARK - MAY 1, 2015
30 cl bottle@home in Trappist glass@approx 10 degrees. Pours clear dark yellow with disappointingly quickly subsiding white head. Pleasant aroma domiated by citrus and hop with malt also coming in. Somewhat thin in texture but with a distinct spicy sweetness to counter the also present grapefruit bitterness which is most prevalent in the long lasting aftertaste. Slightly effervescent, spicy and complex, but also somewhat boozy

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
josanguapo (102) - SPAIN - APR 26, 2015
UPDATED: MAY 26, 2015 Compra: Supercor Castilleja de la Cuesta Opinión: Muy buena y facil de comprar en supermercados españoles. Tuve la suerte de poder adquirir varias a 0.33? por un error de precios en supercor. Al darme cuenta compre todas las que tenian en la estanteria!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ZeppelinNL (29) - NETHERLANDS - APR 15, 2015
A nice strong Tripel. Refermented in the bottle, so that’s handy to know in case you’d want to drink it from the bottle

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Haterd (54) - NETHERLANDS - APR 5, 2015
Nee dit is niet wat ik er van hoopte. Ik vond het blond bier beter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
luklaer (144) - BELGIUM - APR 5, 2015
01-14-2015 - It is no surprise to me that this beer wins a lot of prizes: very good indeed.


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