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RATINGS: 740   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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The brewers of Anderson Valley had to conjure the High Priestess of Fermentation to help them formulate and create this rare hand-crafted elixer. It is luxuriant, smooth, more that a little wild, and at 10% alcohol, it's bound to raise your spirits. Open the Bottle and greet the High Priestess. You are worthy.


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Lore (1031) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 6, 2014
amber colour, moderate sized creamy yellowish head; aroma of dried fruits (plum, figs and raisin), some biscuit, caramel and alcohol; taste of dried fruits, biscuit, yeast and spicy alcohol; ok tripel

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RexTalionis (2403) - FINLAND - JUL 2, 2014
Bottle. Pours amber in color with an off-white head. Tropical fruityness, sweetness and notes of spicyness in aroma. Citrus, notes of yeast and caramel sweetness in taste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nlc (89) - Amsterdam & Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 2, 2014
LOL. This beer is nice. Like lomyst says, cherry finish. sour, sweet, yeast, all nice. Cheers

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
LomYst (480) - Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 2, 2014
Very clean, deep cherry aroma, some belgian yeasts... sweet medium full body and a deep cherrypie finish..

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
JorgeLee (1171) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2014
Bottle from Beers of Europe, during the Belgium-US game. Splendid bright golden colour, although no yeast present. Sweet malty character, syrupy, strong alcoholic bite. Almost a barley wine with a tiny hint of some Belgian yeast character, could do with being drier and more balanced for me.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
unclemike (2222) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Dark golden orange with a bleach white head. Its thick, syrupy, and bready big sweet orange wheat and sugar candy taste. to much sweet for this guy

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
bignews77 (6) - York, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 9, 2014 does not count
High Priestess of Fermentation have spoken. This Tripel has an extra Belgian candy sugar caramelized flavor that is rich and Imperial. I dig it. But I have a sweet tooth. I think they did a great job at retaining the Belgian quality of the yeast although remaining unique. Rich and sweet not sickening and thin.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
CacheManyHose (175) - HONG KONG - MAY 25, 2014
Bottle. Smells of spicy malt, clove, banana. Tastes very sharp and fizzy, spice and malt with a very bitter dry long finish. Pretty malty for a Tripel.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopmelt (172) - Painesville TWP, Ohio, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Pours clear orange, slight of white head. Aroma pilsner malt sweetness, fruity, bubblegum esters. Taste sweet malt, bubblegum, fruity, banana esters, no hop flavor. Mouthfeel aproaching thick body, mid carbonation, alcohol heat and slight astringency, finish on the sweet side. Overall not great, not enough hops for the style, too sweet of a finish, no balance sweet throughout, do not like the banana esters.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
arondee (557) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - MAY 4, 2014
Pours a cloudy yellow color with a small white head. Aroma is belgian yeast, raisins, sugar, it hits all the belgian notes you’d expect a triple to hit. The taste was a bit of a letdown to me. Very alcoholic, it tastes like it was taken out of the fermenter too early and could use another 6 months or a year settling out. It’s a little too abrasive and has some off-tastes from the yeast. Banana, cloves, alcohol, cherries, and cough syrup. I wouldn’t rush out to get another bottle.


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