Brewed by Chimay
Style: Abbey Tripel
Baileux, Belgium


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RATINGS: 2935   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Chimay Tripel, with its typical golden colour, its slightly hazy appearance and its fine head is especially characterised by its aroma which results from an agreeable combination of fresh hops and yeast. The beer’s flavour, as sensed in the mouth, comes from the smell of hops: above all it is the fruity notes of muscat and raisins that give this beer a particularly attractive aroma. The aroma complements the touch of bitterness. There is no acidity, but an after-bitterness which melts in the mouth. This top fermented Trappist beer, refermented in the bottle, is not pasteurised.
Ingredients: Water, malted barley, wheat starch, sugar, hop extract and yeast. See Protz (beer-pages.com/protz/features/chimay.htm) and John White (www.whitebeertravels.co.uk/chimay.html)

Fritz123's rating

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fritz123 (809) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - JUN 24, 2013
Bottle from Total Wine in Boca Raton, FL. Snifter. Yellow gold pour with serious haze and some sediment. Thick white fluffy head. Some decent lacing. Aroma of cereal, fruit, raisins, flowers. The taste is initially bread and cereal with an aftertaste of fruit and raisins. The mouth is creamy and carbonated and it does have a fairly bitter, dry finish. So SO good.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
IceChipsSky11 (13) - North Carolina, USA - APR 19, 2014
.................................................. skies and may your pots be monsters!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
welho (93) - FINLAND - APR 17, 2014
Bottle 330 ml from Alko. Pours amber with huge head. Aroma with some caramel and alcohol. Taste with some medium sweetness. Ok beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Toomio (123) - Joensuu, FINLAND - APR 17, 2014
Tasapainoinen vehnä. Ollakko vai eikö olla hyvä? Elinan kesäterassi alkuillasta. Huonoin Chimay.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
xXbaptisteXx (10) - - APR 15, 2014
Une de mes préférais en pression!! J'adore sont amertume mais elle et complètement différente en bouteille car je n'arrive pas a trouvais quoi mais je n'arrive pas a la finir alors qu'en pression j'en boirais des litre ^^

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
veceo (229) - CROATIA - APR 14, 2014
Cloudy amber color, average sized white head. Small lacing. Full body, average carbonation. Aroma is malts, hops, yeast, spices, fruits, freshly baked bread. Medium sweet and medium bitter taste with very pleasant bitter aftertaste. I loved it.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ctplt777 (32) - - APR 13, 2014
Oh yeah, that’s it...that’s it. Just so clean so fresh so perfect. This is what a Tripel should be. I can go on and on about this but just go get one and drink it slow and appreciate the work that goes into it. This beer is just perfect. I can’t say anything else.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
murran (61) - - APR 11, 2014
Pours a hazy amber body with a thick and lasting head. Typical belgish aroma and a fresh and nice taste ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iznogud (380) - CROATIA - APR 10, 2014
Bottle 330 ml at Pivkan, Zagreb. Pours amber with large white head. Spices and yeast aroma. Spicy and yeasty flavor with some fruits.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
vincentvega72 (35) - - APR 5, 2014
Donkerblond, bijna amberkleurig bier met aroma?s van gerst, tarwe, citrus. Lekker romig in de mond met een heerlijke afdronk. Een van de betere tripels.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
keeszorge (18) - - APR 5, 2014
Chimay Tripel is een mooi donkerblond bier. De verse gist is duidelijk waarneembaar. Fris aroma. Absoluut binnen mijn top 8!

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