Brewed by Birrificio Barley
Style: Abbey Tripel
Maracalagonis (CA), Italy


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RATINGS: 66   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 252   ABV: 8.4%
Golden color and creamy white load and foam, the Toccadib˛ reminds us once a golden strong ale. In the nose, is clean and dry with pronounced alcoholic sensations that soon evaporate leaving a magnificent triumph of fruity peach and apricot syrup that is well balanced with hints of hops flavoring reminiscent of the chives. In the palate, announced the sensation of "warming" is well contrasted by bold dryness that gives us a spicy aftertaste, clean and sharp that leads us, despite the strong alcohol content, just a second glass to be desired. More attentive the taster will not escape an unusual but pleasant hint of amaretto. A table can be combined perfectly with white meat, but may surprise and degrease elaborate dishes of game, fight fat cheeses with long ripening prove irresistible tarts and fruit syrup or amaretti. Ingredients: water, barley malt, hops, yeast, spices. Serving temperature: 10 ░ -12 ░ C

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JPDIPSO (5133) - Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA - APR 11, 2008
Hazy/cloudy golden color with a moderate off-white head. Light wheat and spice aromas. Some hints of light fruit and mild citrus as well. Flavors are quite spicy. Mild pear and apples, mix with nutmeg and cinnamon. Alcohol also add quite a spice element. It shows a bit too much strength and not enough depth.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiulijn (16924) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 5, 2008
Bottle from Decanter, Milan
The color is light amber, too cloudy, but with thin perlage, creamy head and nice lace. It has a good aroma of Belgian yeast in the front, followed by traces of sugar. It has a good body strength, smooth malt flavor, light residual sweetness, spicy (the character of the yeast); unfortunately there are also some vegetable traces from the fermentation or maturation process, getting more evident at the end. The final is reasonably bitter and shows some of the alcohol content. Unrefined.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25069) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2010
Bottle 75 cl. Pours a cloudy golden with loads of floaties and a lacing white head. The nose is perfumy and coriandery with a little yeastiness. Medium body, sweet fruit and sugar, quite some yeast and phenols - again coriander. Warming alcohol finish. 100910

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (31467) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2010
Bottled. A hazy golden beer with a thin off-white head. The aroma has notes of malt, lemon, and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes notes of malt straw, lemon and hay, leading to a dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dedollewaitor (14916) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 13, 2010
Bottle @ Paps°-Grand-Tasting, September 2010. Pours unclear golden with floaties and a small bubbly head. Nose is sweet. YeastYbaking powder. Dry and spicy flavor. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (7810) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 17, 2014
Bottle at Craigĺs. Pours golden yellow, aroma and taste are slightly sweet and malty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Walt (2449) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAR 31, 2008
Pour is deeply hazed apricot with a thin sticky bright white head...smell is band-aid, feet, and lightly spiced with hints of pear...taste is sweet and thin with some pear, apples, pepper, yeast, feet...then a slightly hoppy bitter vegetal finish...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
argo0 (12501) - Washington DC, USA - MAY 22, 2008
(750ml bottle) Medium white head atop hazy, flecked straw body. Aroma is grassy/straw, some skunk, light apricot. Taste is medium sweet, grassy, some honey, light skunk. Medium body, some stickiness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (37019) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2010
75 cL bottle. Pours hazy yellow to orange with a small white head. Aroma is phenolic and slight toasted malt. Sweet caramelish and mild hops fruity. Phenolic and dry into the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 17, 2007
UPDATED: NOV 20, 2011
Name: Toccadiba
Date: December 16, 2007
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting, Cellar Party
Appearance: hazy yellow, wispy white head, bits of lace
Aroma: sweet malt aroma with a spicy lemon character
Flavor: sweet malt flavor, lots of bready yeast character, nice spicyness rises out of the yeast, nice bitter finish from the spicyness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 2.9/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: ** /4

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