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Cazeau Tournay Triple

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Brewed by Brasserie de Cazeau
Style: Abbey Tripel
Templeuve, Belgium

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RATINGS: 74   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
"Tournay Triple is seductively strong … Triple beers traditionally contain more malt, and are therefore stronger. But the original idea behind Tournay Triple was to produce a very hopped beer rather than a strong one. When creating all our beers, we want to preserve a balance between the tastes and to ensure that each ingredient can be expressed without crushing the others. To respond to the bitterness of the hops, we therefore had to brew a solidly-built beer, whence the choice of a high alcohol content (more than 9% ABV). Although we had quickly succumbed to the very particular flavours of the New Zealand hop, Nelson Sauvin, many tests were necessary to find the right marriage with other hops, including the English Fuggles, and Cascade, which is the hallmark of all our beers except for Saison. The perfecting of our Triple was therefore a labour of Hercules but it was well worth the trouble!"


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (14630) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle, 75cl. An unclear, orange-colored beer with a small, dense, off-white head. The aroma has some notes of higher alcohol, with white sugar, a generic fruityness, some herbal hints and a good dash of peaches. It’s full-bodied and warming on the palate, with a pleasant carbonation level and warmth. White sugar, peaches, some pine cones and herbs. Lasting finish. Quite nice, but a bit too warming. 150228

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (11937) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle at Carnival Tasting in Ulfborg 2015-02-28. Clear golden beer with a nice offwhite head. Hoppy fruity aroma, yeasty notes, caramel, a bit spicy, citrus and grapefruit. Hoppy yeasty flavor, grassy, hay notes, sourish, some yeast.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Koelschtrinker (11535) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - FEB 28, 2015
Heller, rund alkoholischer Antrunk. Hellmalzig, nur wenig süß, im Zaun gehalten durch trockene Noten. Erfrischend spritzig, gut! 10/11/11/11/7/11

1.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
minutemat (1976) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2015
330ml bottle from Beer Me Up Scotty, Shrewsbury Market Hall. Pours with an exuberant bubbly head, a bit too much carbonation perhaps. Aroma is grassy, sweet and sugary. Taste is rather muddled, spicy, zesty, bready and lightly bitter. Not sure what to make of this one, certainly not one to return to in the future.

1.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
SilverfoX (515) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2015
caramel, brown sugar aromas from a pale gold body frothy white head, tastes sweetly bland and very cloying. where are the hops???

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (4842) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 13, 2015
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours golden yellow, nose is floral, citrus, taste is fruity, caramel, sugary.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ysok02 (143) - MOns, BELGIUM - JAN 10, 2015
Robe or. Nez superbe de houblon frais, de levure, de fruits blancs. Bouche d’une superbe buvabilité, la bulle est fraîche, l’amertume superbe et la longueur impressionnante. Accord royal avec la choucroute.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (5969) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 29, 2014
75cl bittle shared with a friend. Thin whute head. Hazy golden pour. A nice triple. B

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wekker84 (1700) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle a orange yellow colored beer with a white head aroma malts citrus yeast spicy and hops flavor malts citrus spicy fruits and hops

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdiBeer (1681) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2014
Aroma: intense grain, yeast, light sour. Appearance: hazy, pale, yellow, massive, frothy, white head. Taste: light bitter and sweet. Palate: grainy bitters intensify, dry sours coming up, grain sweets start to dominate. Overall: very nice Tripel, great taste and palate, developed too much foam. Bottle from Beers of Europe, Kings Lynn.


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