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RATINGS: 933   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   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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4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
raradel (342) - Atlanti Beach, Florida, USA - FEB 22, 2013
Really nice nose on this one, very unique, has floral Belgian and European stinky! The look is a little lack luster but the flavor profile is nice! The winner is the nice palate and body which stand up well to the ABV! Overall this is an obvious standard for the style! Prost...


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
limski (5) - NORTHERN IRELAND - OCT 20, 2014 does not count
Bottle poured into chalice, head retreated to simple shoreline. Orange blonde, not very lively with a slight vanilla edge to the orange, citrus aroma. Well balanced hoppy taste, little sweetness, little bitterness, easy to drink. Medium bodied, slightly oily, average carbonation with a fairly long bitter aftertaste. This is a beer for the pub, not sitting home alone. If my phone rang now I could leave this, preferably for a blonde.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
luisfelizola (46) - Campinas, BRAZIL - OCT 18, 2014
Dourado turvo com espuma duradoura e branca. Aroma adocicado, caramelo e moca que reproduz na boca. Boa avidez e carbonatação. Corpo médio. Apesar do grau alcoólico o mesmo não aparece.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
sblsimone85 (272) - USA - OCT 16, 2014
Gran bella triple, profumi floreali molto luppolosi, con note fruttate mielose. Al gusto risentiamo un leggero erbaceo ma predomina il dolce mieloso anche se non stanca buon corpo. ---Rated BY Italianbeer85

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Syfher (39) - Bruxelles, BELGIUM - OCT 15, 2014
Blond trippel, bottle of 33cl. Great taste and palate of bubble-gum (I swear), awfull appearance by the way. In fact, we’re in front of a nice beer, who deserve her medals.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rdb84 (114) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 8, 2014
Bottle. Pours a slightly orange Pilsner color. Aromas are apple cider, sweetness that resembled apricots with a hint of strawberry, slight booziness. Taste is relatively fruity with a sligthly bitter and sour kick. Fruitiness resembles perfectly ripe pears. Although the fruitiness is quite mellow and agreeable, it is a bit too much for me. Aftertaste is very dry. Good beginners Tripel though.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
zimbo (570) - SCOTLAND - OCT 4, 2014
Been 25 years since I had this last. Big yellow glow. Initially deep fluffy glossy white head. Structurally very linear with a firm acidic gasoline almost champagne like quality. But no biscuit. Heady and interesting but it doesn’t grab your heart.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (3454) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - OCT 2, 2014
Bottle Pours clear blonde, small to good white head. Smell is fruity ( yeasty ) and bit bitter. Too much carbonation . Taste is bit bitter, malty , sharp , some hidden fruity aspects from the yeast . Bit sweet. Aftertaste is bitter, with a sugar touch as well . I lately try to concentrate on the subtile aspects that makes beers like this popular, and get them a very high score indeed . But I still think they’re borning, overcarbonated, 15-in-a-dozen ,.... Still no fan I’m afraid ... One day , perhaps ?

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
boingboomjimmy (9) - - OCT 2, 2014 does not count
A fragrant aroma with banana, yeast, and cloves. A lovely amber glow with a typical large head. Very sweet taste with alcohol warmth and spicy toasty notes. Smooth on the palate with a slightly bitter finish. Nice tripel.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
adamnowek (136) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - OCT 1, 2014
It doesn't feel very nice on the tongue but it tastes the way a tripel ought to, I suppose.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mjik83 (165) - - SEP 20, 2014
30cl flesje via Jumbo, Maastricht Alcoholpercentage van 9% Uitgeschonken in Grimbergen glas Uiterlijk: goudkleurige met kleine witte kraag Aroma en smaak: zoet, fruitig zoals een lichte perzik/abrikoos smaak Conclusie: lekker zoetige tripel, bekend abdijbier natuurlijk. Overal verkrijgbaar. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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