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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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In case you’re one of the 3 people that haven’t figured it out yet, we at Iron Fist are fans of everything unfettered by and silly notions of "tradition". So our latest insurrection is a two-for. We brewed a huge Belgian style Trippel and hopped the (expletive deleted) out of it. Being the counterculturalists that we are, we decisively chose to use the finest imported European hops we could get our hands on rather than the ubiquitous West Coast style varieties. We even threw in some varieties so new they still have that new hop smell. A robust malt character helps balance this truly one-of-a-kind brew.
Brewed for KnB Wine Cellars 3rd Anniversary.


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4.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Stephen_S (20) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 5, 2014
I love this beer. Belgian style trippel with some good hops but not overly done, very well balanced. The beer does a great job masking the 12% alcohol. If you can get your hands on this you are a lucky person


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
jrodooo5 (997) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - AUG 16, 2014
12% really? Incredibly drinkable at that abv. Aroma has very good Belgian spice & booze. Taste is almost as clean as a saison. This one will definitely sneak up on u if u aren’t careful!

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
stoutnick (500) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle Jack purchased in Hong Kong. Thanks for the share! Rich golden colour. Aroma is honeyed yeast - smells great. Taste is ultra tangy (yeast galore) but abv well hidden. Finish is so tangy it lingers in vomit kind of way. Overall, lots of promise but difficult to get through my 250ml pour.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Defreni (2603) - Husum, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2014
Flaske: Orange let uklar øl. Duft af gær, sprut og tørret frugt. En trippel gone bad. Et mindre mess af alkohol og humle med en gærstamme der ikke kan bære det. Ikke særlig god øl.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Emeister84 (936) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Aromas of light vanilla, red delicious apples, doughy, earthy hops. Murky orange with a somewhat lasting off-white head. Off-dry, fat fruity flavors, herbaceous hops, savory strength. Medium-full bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HellesBunny666 (158) - Virginia, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Citrus and floral hop aromas. Spicy. Orange or tangerine like flavors, hoppy and malt balanced. Hot. Juicy. Red apples.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
reebtogi (4151) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 11, 2014
750ml capped bottle pours a pale amber orange color with a 2 finger white head that has some decent retention and lacing. Aroma is fruity and floral with some yeasty notes. Taste is a fruity and malty sweetness with a citrusy and floral hop bitterness. Medium bodied with generous carbonation leaving a nice tingle on the tongue. Easy drinking brew despite its huge 12% ABV.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Taverner (1093) - San Ramon, California, USA - APR 12, 2014
Not horrible, not bad. But, not really different than any other Belgian IPA. Lots of hop profile, and a very dry flavor.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drsordr (1045) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Bottle pour dark gold with orange highlights. Nose dank hop and some Belgian candy sweet,overall mild nose. Taste bubble gum sweetness, light spice, dank hop. Mid palate sweetness with late grainy malt. Light spicy bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaser (2624) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 7, 2014
Big beer. Bubblegum lemon pine and very fruity overall. Wheaty beer taste that I don't like. Poured from 22oz bottle from Blackwell. Overall enjoyable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (5993) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - MAR 5, 2014
1/17/14. Shared at Proof by Tim, I believe. Orange pour with a small khaki head. Rich aroma, sweet, resiny hops, fruity, citrus and orange peel, sweet caramel and maltiness. Flavor is basically on par, a touch sweet and malty for my current tastes, plenty of fruitiness from the hops, dank. Not bad.


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