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Duvel Tripel Hop 2013 (Sorachi Ace)

Formerly brewed at Duvel Moortgat
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Breendonk-Puurs, Belgium


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RATINGS: 403   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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Hops: Saaz, Styrian Golding and Sorachi Ace. "Dry Hopped with Sorachi Ace. 2013 Selection"

Van TRIPEL HOP wordt er elk jaar slechts een beperkt volume gebrouwen, en dit med telkens een andere derde hopsoort. Voor deze 2013-editie selecteerden onze meester-brouwers Sorachi Ace. Deze zeldzame Japanse hopsoort verrijkt het bier met een frisse, exotische en licht fruitige toets.

Seule une quantité limitée de TRIPEL HOP est brassée chaque année, et la troisième variété de houblon change à chaque fois. Pour cette édition 2013, nos brasseurs ont sélectionné le Sorachi Ace. Ce houblon japonais rare enrichit la bière d’une touche fraîche, exotique et fruitée.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Krommissar (4) - Haifa, ISRAEL - MAR 7, 2014 does not count
330 ml bottle from a homebrew store. Pours a pale, murky yellow with a frothy bubbly head that dissipates quickly. Grassy, floral nose followed by a rush of pleasantly complex bitterness while tasting, but overpowers the beer’s other flavors almost completely unless taken slowly. Not suitable for everyone, but I highly recommend sampling it if only due to its uniqueness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sigmund (5179) - Tau, NORWAY - MAR 3, 2014
330 ml bottle, Cardinal Pub & Bar, Stavanger. ABV is 9.5%. Slightly hazy and very pale yellow colour, with a nearly greenish hue. Large to moderate white head. Spicy aroma with grassy and herbal hops, hints of dill and lemongrass. Effervescent mouthfeel. Spicy flavour, dill and lemongrass again, bitter hops in the finish. Warming throatfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Balazs (787) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAR 2, 2014
From notes. Clear yellow with a white head. Yeasty aroma with white grapes, honey, green apple and hits of spices. Medium, tons of carbonation. Dry, citrusy, fruity finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
omikr0n (748) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - FEB 26, 2014
Bottle at Rose Red, Bruges. Pours cloudy yellow with average white head. Aroma is hops, grass, lemon grass, malt, yeast. Flavor is yeast, hops, grass, lemon grass, malt. Dry bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Eduardeller (35) - - FEB 23, 2014
Muy suave y poco lupulada para ser una triple hop ...esperaba bastante más ...de esta cerveza

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
GBZ59 (1137) - BARCELONA (Catalonia), SPAIN - FEB 19, 2014
Botella de 330ml. Copa Tulipa amplia de Duvel. Color oro pálido y cristalina. La espuma blanca permanece como una fina capa en la superficie. Aromas de intenso pomelo, resinas subyacentes, anís y levadura Belga redondeados por notas de pimienta, hierbas, terrosas, de almendras amargas y fruta tropical. La entrada vivaz y azucarada es barrida por gentiles lúpulos cítricos y notas de fruta madura. Cuerpo medio/ligero y carbonatación moderada/alta. Textura oleica. Sutil astringencia de piel cítrica y almendras amargas permanece en el final amargo/dulce. Retrogusto afrutado con recuerdos de madera verde y resinas. Sensación alcohólica agradable y bien integrada. Una cerveza de refrescante asimilación pese a su graduación. 330ml bottle. Duvel Oversized Tulip glass. Pale gold, clear appearance. White froth remains as a thin layer on top. Intense grapefruit, underneath resin, anise & Belgian yeast aromas rounded by notes of pepper, herbs, earth, sour almond & tropical fruit. Crispy & sugary upfront is swept out by gentle citric hops & ripe fruit notes. Medium to light body. Moderate to high carbonation. Oily texture. Subtle citric zest & sour almonds astringency linger into a bitter/sweet finish. Fruity aftertaste shows memories of green wood & resins. Well integrated & kind alcohol. Refreshing drinkability.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
SeniorZozo (18) - Budapest, HUNGARY - FEB 19, 2014
Overall is perfekt. One of the best limited edition beer from Belgium and of course from the Duval Brewery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ed5388 (2146) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - FEB 18, 2014
Sampled at Big Brew Beer Festival (Morristown). Poured a hazy yellow color with a foamy white head. Aroma of herbal and citrus hops. Taste is the same with some bitter citrus skins.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (5461) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - FEB 17, 2014
33cl bote @ bar deco, antwerp. decent creamy white head. Clear golden pour. Nice bitterness

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JonnyConga (91) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - FEB 12, 2014
UPDATED: FEB 18, 2014 Looks good. Not as hoppy aroma as I thought there’d be. Tastes very fresh. Great carb. Tastes like a Belgian strong ale - as expected. Not too boozy. A tasty beer but think I prefer normal Duvel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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