Brewed by Contreras
Style: Abbey Tripel
Gavere, Belgium


on tap

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RATINGS: 141   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TheBeerWatcher (10) - Arlon, - DEC 15, 2011
Valeir Divers 33cl bottle from www.belgianbeerstation.com. I’m looking forward to this one. The appearance of the beer is wonderful: a beautiful cristal clear pale golden brew with lots of carbonation. A fizzy thick white head dissapears slowly and not completely, leaving a bit of lacing on the glass. This beer is very inviting in the glass. The smell is very malty and filled with yeast. There’s a little sour touch in the nose and also a clear alcohol presence. First sip is sweet with a bitter hop finish. The body is fairly light with little carbonation. Yeast is also a dominant part of the flavour, leaving a powdery feel in the aftertaste. Overall, this is a tasty strong blond beer that is well balanced. I’d drink this all night long.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerhunter111 (9866) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 26, 2015
Sampled @ Zythos Bierfestival 2015
Klare blasse goldgelbe Farbe, geringe weiße Schaumkrone. Geruch leicht hopfig, getreidig malzig. Geschmack ist der gleiche!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Koelschtrinker (12133) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - APR 26, 2015
Süßlich herber Beginn, mild herb. Süßlich bleibend, süffig, rund. Trinkbar. 9/8/9/8//8

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Muggus69 (1409) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - MAR 1, 2015
330mL bottle from International Beer Collector BB 20/06/2016 Bright orange body with uniform haze, Holds a small but creamy white head. Restrained aroma; sweet malts, white sugar, faint peppery esters. Full body, creamy texture & carbonation, some boozy warmth. Sweetness continues on the body - white sugar, cereals, pale toffee, with spicy, peppery phenolics. Finish is a slight bit astringent, with a relatively high bitterness & warming booze. Below par sort of Tripel - whilst not bad, it’s somewhat unbalanced.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alengrin (2986) - BELGIUM - OCT 28, 2014
Winter tripel with a creamy, yellowish white, regular head and cloudy yellowish peach blonde colour. Malty and dried fruity aroma, apple, apricot, dry yeastiness, herbal hop bitterness in the finish. Ordinary but well-balanced tripel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
markoijelena (995) - Belgrade, SERBIA - OCT 26, 2014
Bottle 0.33l from De Hopduvel beer shop Ghent Belgium.Pour it orange color with small white head.Taste and aroma of citrus,Belgian yeast, sweet.Little bit classic taste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
JanLaursen (3227) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 21, 2014
Flaske, 33 cl. Klar, gylden med et rødligt skær, fluffy hvidt skum. Sødlig, gæret, abrikos-fersken-og honning-noter. Krydret, astringerende, fyldig, alkoholisk. Belgisk med belgisk på. Not my cup of beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
mikske79 (1284) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 18, 2014
Ik was wat teleurgesteld toen ik deze tripel proefde. Dan zijn er veel en veel betere op de markt

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kermis (6550) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 16, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma of yeast, fruits, caramel and light malt. Flavour is over moderate sweet and moderate bitter. Medium bodied with light carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kraddel (4490) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - AUG 10, 2014
Bottle thnx to the brewer . Pours very clear blonde, small white head . Smell is dry grainy, bit bitter . Taste is bitter , sharp , dry sweet, malty back . Balanced, intense taste, perfect carbo . Nothing to unusual , ’just’ a well-made tripel .

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JefVerstraete (1957) - Ghent, BELGIUM - AUG 7, 2014
Hazy golden colour, white foam. Medium carbonation. Medium sweet taste with aroma of apricot and some banana. Light bitter finish. A bit watery but easy drinkable.

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