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RATINGS: 1162   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Ochre coloured top fermented Abbey Beer with an abv of 6.7%. The use of Gatinais barley combined with carefully selected hops creates a perfectly balanced, relatively light tasting beer with a fruity malty taste.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gr0ve (2169) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 30, 2007
330 ml bottle. Amber colour, crystal clear, and with lots of bubbles rising to the surface. Medium-sized consistent, but coarse white head. Rich lemony and apricoty aroma. Sweet notes, but still refreshing because of the fruit. Light flavours. High carbonation level makes this a refreshing and lively beer. Finishes with a light resiny flavour.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
mike_77 (3604) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - MAR 26, 2007
Strong but fresh hoppy aroma. Hazy golden colour. Fresh, lemony sharp flavour. Smooth clean texture.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
patrick767 (3696) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - MAR 24, 2007
bottle - Tripel? hmm... I don’t know about that. Pours clear and golden with a big, fluffy head. The aroma is yeasty, malty, and flowery. The flavor is sweet with some nice citrus notes. Medium bodied, lively on the palate, and easy going down with a clean finish, this is a pleasant lighter ale. Quite enjoyable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BustedFlat (554) - Edina, Minnesota, USA - MAR 22, 2007
Poured from a 330ml bottle into a tulip glass, golden with a medium and quickly diminishing white head. Aroma of yeast and citrus fruit. The taste was sweet up front with notes of apple and pear, but fades into ambiguity as it warms. Watery mouthfeel with medium carbonation. I don’t understand why this is categorized as a tripel. Grimbergen makes a tripel and this is advertised as a blonde ale and it certainly drinks like one.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KnutAlbert (6312) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 19, 2007
Very full malt taste, a bit sweet, but that is balanced by a strong aroma from the yeast and a sourness in the finish. Some yeast lingers on the tongue. A bit rough, not the Duvel smoothness, but a pleasant beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bethmatt0421 (337) - Covington, Kentucky, USA - MAR 18, 2007
UPDATED: MAY 18, 2008 Light and airy is a good way to describe this brew. Wheats, faint floral, citrus, banana. A refreshing candy sweetness. The body is heavy and malty and the finish is just barely bitter. Easily drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OhioDad (2492) - Hilliard, Ohio, USA - MAR 17, 2007
Bottle at Winking Lizard - Pours golden with a big white head that stays well and leaves some lace. Aromas of apple, yeast, grain, and some pear. Flavor is yeast, apple, pear, and grains. Light and airy and pretty well carbonated.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
charlotte (4470) - rødovre, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2007
Golden color with fluffy tan miid taste of fruit especially melon and plum some bitterness and dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (11139) - Randers, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2007
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Orange-yellow colour. Moderate malty heavy hoppy aroma. Nice fruity. Moderate bitter flavor. Long finish. Creamy palate. I think this is a very good Tripel.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
hophead75 (2012) - Largo, Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2007
12 oz bottle. Almost clear golden with a small off white head. Aroma is very light spices, honey, light metallic. Taste is light citrus, light malts, light everything. Not very tasty, rather bland and watery. This is supposed to be tripel?


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