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


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RATINGS: 528   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Bottle conditioned.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niko100 (2239) - Illinois, USA - JAN 6, 2015
Hazy amber/gold color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of caramel malt, yeast, & hops; Flavor of sweet malt, yeast, caramel, hops, citrus (notably orange), some fruit, & spice; The alcohol is fairly well hidden; Nicely balanced; A bit sweet - but pretty decent.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vadie (1017) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 3, 2015
Couleur du cuivre avec un col moyen beige. L’arôme un peu fruité, mais aussi malté, avec un assez grand présence d’alcool. Le goût est du malt sucré un peu de levure fruité. Assez épais mais elle n’a pas remplie pas la bouche comme habitude pour le style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cluniac (70) - - DEC 30, 2014
Appearance is pleasant and aroma above average. Not very complex taste and palate is only average. This is a decent tripel ale, definetly very drinkable and not too hoppy or bitter. But certainly nothing that special that id go out of my way for

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Baramba (416) - ITALY - DEC 28, 2014
75 cl bottle. Hazy orange with small head. Sweet malt aroma and flavour, sugary caramel

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MMR (529) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 17, 2014
The style is wrongly described as a Quadrupel, it is namely a Triple. And a very good one. Nice strong hoppy and fruity aroma.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mjik83 (962) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - DEC 4, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 9, 2015 33cl flesje gekregen in pakket Alcoholpercentage van 10% Uitgeschonken in La Trappe glas Uiterlijk: donkeroranjekleurig met volle witte schuimkraag, veel gist neerslag Aroma en smaak: zoetig, fruitig als rozijnen, warm van de alcohol, notig Conclusie: eerder gedronken met een lage waardering, nu toch wel lekker eigenlijk. Stevig bier.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VT (1795) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 4, 2014
330 ml bottle. Pours a clear, yet somewhat flakey copperish golden with a resilient white head. Aroma is butter, vanilla, cake. Flavor is sweet, lemoney, mint and pepper. Finish is alcohol, lemon and mint. Medium to full body, weak to average carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DwarfeD (1608) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - NOV 26, 2014
33cl bottle at home. Pale orange with a full white head. Medium to full body with moderate carbonation. Nice sweetness with bitter tones. Spices, yeast, peach, orange, malts and herbs. A decent Belgian brew.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Kleurplaatje (90) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - NOV 13, 2014
UPDATED: JAN 6, 2015 Pours hazy (sediment) orange with a small lasting white head. Aroma is malty, yeasty, spicy, moderately alcoholic... Expected much better than this... It doesn’t smell bad, but it is quite off putting. Taste is pretty sweet, but not pleasantly sweet. Mainly because of the alcohol which is very omnipresent and crushes a lot of hard to find the flavors (sugar, bit of honey and nuts... Mainly sugar though). Pity... Finish is heavy as well. Bitter, warming, boozy and inbetween sweet and dry. Full bodied, oily/sticky texture... Sweet indeed, but closer to a roasty barley wine with some notes of whisky... Not a quad if you ask me. Lacks the softness and refinement and it misses a lot of taste. If I wanted just mere alcohol, I could have drunk a whole bottle of 80% Stroh instead... Disappointing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rok1024 (1270) - Maribor, SLOVENIA - NOV 11, 2014
Clear golden appearance, medium head. Malty and hoppy aroma, fruits and yeast. Medium sweetness and bitterness, alcohol is nicely blended in. Decent Quadrupel.

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