Brewed by Brouwerij Het Anker
Style: Abbey Tripel
Mechelen, Belgium


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RATINGS: 1164   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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In spite of modern brewing technology, this beer is brewed according to ancient traditions. It unites, now as in the past, the best products of our soil: rich barley and fine hops.. It's refined character, with a pure and rich taste, will captivate you. It is matured at length in cellar and bottle, and is guaranteed to be brewed only from pale malts. It is traditionally top-fermented and is 100% pure. The Gouden Carolus Triple has a unique colour and a full flavour due to its well-balanced hopping. To properly savour the Golden Carolus “Triple”, pour slowly in one movement leaving the yeast deposit in the bottle. This beer may be served cool but not chilled: 7-8°C is recommended. In 2002 this beer won the Gold Award in the World Beer Cup, San Diego, USA in the “Triple” category.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LaViolette (34) - Brussels, BELGIUM - DEC 1, 2014
A good tripel, with a golden hazy colour, a full body, a nice nose and a peachy, apricoty, coriandery taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tricker (292) - Quebec, CANADA - NOV 29, 2014
Bière blonde âcre de 9 % d’alcool. Elle possède un col mousseux au versement. Elle a un goût d’amertume, style citronné, céréalier, avec un aspect de sarrasin. Elle possède un bon goût de malt et aussi un arrière-goût sucré en bouche. Probablement venant du sarrasin. Très bonne !

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
nicocanta (42) - - NOV 21, 2014
Une triple belge à 9 degrés. Robe dorée pale. Pas mauvaise mais qui me semble assez surestimée vu la catégorie dans laquelle elle se positionne.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wiadran (17) - POLAND - NOV 17, 2014
hazy, golden color, decent but short head. quite sparkling aroma fruity, fresh taste rich, full, sweet, with a bit of sour (orange peel like). alcohol quite noticeable high carbonation hoped for something more - high carbonation lowered the impression a bit for sure.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
veceo (643) - CROATIA - NOV 10, 2014
Cloudy amber color, huuuuge white head with nice retention. Lots of lacing. Full body, soft carbonation. Aroma of banana, malts, yeast, apricot. Texture is creamy. Medium sweet, light bitter taste. Alcohol is not evident. Nice, very nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
azzie (297) - - NOV 6, 2014
Bottle 0,33l, bought at Beer Paradise in Palmanova (Italy). Pale yellow cloudy liquid with big head. Medium sweetness, a bit metal in taste. Rich and dense. Well balanced. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (940) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - NOV 5, 2014
BOTTLE 33 CL from artemb. Look: cloudy golden, big off-white creamy head with good retention. Aroma: very perfumey, rat fruit, spicy/coriander, some alcohol. Taste: light sweetness, light yeast/alcohol spice, no hops. Quite balanced, or rather, neutral and somewhat boring.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hohops (355) - Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2014
75cl bottle. Appearance is light and golden, a big frothy white head which settles down and leaves lacing. Aroma- lots of sweet banana, candy, sugary, spices, orange hints, malty. Taste- malts, banana, tangerine, orange peel, plenty of carbonation, sweet fruits, clinging finish. Very tasty tripel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sinte (362) - Udine, ITALY - OCT 27, 2014
Bottle 0.33L. Hazy golden body with huge, creamy, white head, fully lasting with nice lacing. Heavy hoppy (orange, flowers) and moderate malty (cereal, light caramel) aroma with notes of fruits (apple, peach) and alcohol related spices. Moderate-to-heavy sweet flavour with moderate bitter and light acidic character, both of them better detected in the finish. Medium-to-full body with oily texture; soft carbonation; moderate alcoholic warming in the finish.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
madchemist83 (78) - USA - OCT 22, 2014
Wow. Best beer I ever had. Amazing aromas with multiple stages. Same with flavor. So drinkable and fruity almost like a honey cider. For a 9 percent is very smooth

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