Brewed by Van Eecke
Style: Abbey Tripel
Poperinge-Watou, Belgium


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 556   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49/5   IBU: 32   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Bottle conditioned.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bartlebier (3255) - Belchium im Biersgau, GERMANY - JAN 31, 2016
33cl bottle at Biere mit Stil 1: Worldwide Tripel Tasting@Bierhandlung Freiburg JAN2016. - Very headstrong W-Fl tripel, full of hop and other spices, taking it into speculatius/ginger cake extremes: cinnamon, white pepper, mace, vanilla. Sweet honeybread body, spiked with all of those phenols. Pretty unique and memorable within the style - not an instant favourite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nealblind (1628) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - JAN 14, 2016
Orange gold pour creamy head. Aroma apples old hops, honey, barley. A little stale. Tastes rustic whole wheat grain firm bitter. grain flavor softens big booze. some clove. appley flavor overrides a lot of the good flavors though, oversimplifying it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Moebbels (670) - FINLAND - DEC 31, 2015
A fairly clear orange body with small spheres of yeast floating around. The large, fluffy white head settles to a thin layer and leaves lacing on the glass. Nose has sweet notes of figs, raisins, spices, banana and sherry. Taste is sweet with a nice lingering bitter aftertaste. Medium carbonation and rich palate with some warmth. Quite nice and well balanced tripel with nice aromas.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
olliejobbins (1578) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2015
750ml bottle. Pours clear gold with thin white film of bubbles. Aroma is yeast, a little alcohol, caramel and dough. Slightly alcoholic taste, bitter, fine smooth carbonation. Yeast and bread after taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gurthnar (4705) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 14, 2015
Bottle from Drinkshop. Sharp bite of alcohol is clearly present in this one, along with the rough burnt sugar and the characteristic spiciness which I do not like very much. Good tripel, but not my choice of Belgian beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sjogro (2202) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 4, 2015
Bottle at Hui’s place. Hazy orange with white head. Spicy yeast, peachiness, malty backbone. Too much alcohol. Backlog from 2014/11/01.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Holmen2 (2715) - NORWAY - NOV 28, 2015
Backlog. Bottle shared with JMD at HNB 20.04.13. Dak golden, slightly unclear. Small CO2-bubbles. Aroma of candy sugar, tropical fruits, cloves and bitterness. Bitter taste with grapefruit. Malt sweetness in aftertaste. Round mouthfeel with above average carbonation. A relatively strong beer, with good drinkability.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lore (1997) - Budapest, HUNGARY - NOV 22, 2015
hazy golden colour, medium sized off-white head; aroma of toffee, bread, overripe fruits, pineapple, nd hints of alcoholic spiciness; taste is the same; correct tripel

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rami_pl (1566) - Warszawa, POLAND - NOV 18, 2015
butelka, warka do C-05-2016 (C to tak w okolicy polowy miesiace, tez se kodowanie znalezli), czyli polezala sporo. Lekko metne, z bardzo duza, biala piana, niestety szybko redukujaca sie do korzuszka. Aromaty przede wszystkim przyprawowe (wlacznie z bialym pieprzem, galka muszkatulowa), troche ziolowe, nieco miodowe, troche drozdzowe (w sensie - aromat drozdzy sensu stricte). w smaku jest odwzorowanie tych aromatow, ale przy okazji jest tez dosc slodkie i z dosc wyrazna, nieco ziolowo-przyprawowa goryczka. Spore wysycenie, szczypiace w jezyk. alkohol zaskakujaco skutecznie ukryty. klasa

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Rubin77 (792) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - OCT 25, 2015
F: huge off white, long lasting. C: orange gold, hazy, opaque. A: malt, honey, caramel/sugar, some dusty tones, yeast, vanilla?, alcohol. T: malt, white sugar sweetness, orange peels, mint, toffee, molasses, decent bitterness, very smooth, full complex body, good carbonation, some grassy, hint of earthy tones on the palate, very good.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1  2  3 4 5 » 56

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50