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Brewed by Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck
Style: Abbey Tripel
Ingelmunster, Belgium

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RATINGS: 835   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A tripel, as solid as a castle. A full bodied beer, brewed with Belgian hops, to enjoy quietly, with a powerful, distinctive flavour: flowery, hop bitterness and soft alcohol.

Ingredients: water, barley malt, corn, sugar, hops, yeast, antioxidant (ascorbic acid).


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
madsberg (10111) - Søborg, DENMARK - NOV 1, 2005
Bottled @ Fynske Øldage: Pale yellow coloured. Hazy. White head. Citric, spiced and fruity beer with some light alcoholnotes. Is well balanced and quite complex. Medium bodied. Has a nice alcoholbite with a nice warming on lips and palate.. NIce one.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (10061) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - AUG 20, 2007
Bottle, thanks to screwball. Pale golden color, white head. Fruity, peppery aroma. Fruity, malty flavor, some alcohol and with peppery notes.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JAN 1, 2011
Draft at Churchkey. Bright orange color, off white head. Aroma of orange peel. Taste is sweet orange a caramel. Plain.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Koelschtrinker (9999) - Köln (Cologne), GERMANY - JUN 12, 2011
Alkoholisch-würziger aber nicht sehr starker Antrunk. Alkoholisch bleibend, etwas an Schnaps erinnernd, nicht sehr balanciert. Etwas herber Abgang, trocken, wenig aromatisch, wenig malzig. Test vom 10.8.2008, Gebinde: Glasflasche Noten: 5,6,6,7,6,6 - 6,05

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bierkoning (9999) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - JUL 1, 2002
Malt, hops and citrus in the aroma. Sweetsih, hopbitter taste with grapefruit and alcohol. Bitter finish. Fairly thin for such an alcoholic beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (9747) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 20, 2006
Hazy blonde with a thick cremay white head. Light sweet malt with herbal spices, like thyme, and catnip. In mouth, a sweet dry malt with orange peels, and a warm alcohol finsih. Some metallic notes. A delicious beer. Bottle from Bieropholie private imports.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (9454) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - DEC 16, 2008
750 ml corked and caged green bottle poured a clear golden yellow with a small lasting white head. Aromas of bread, yeast, pear, pineapple and light spice. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of straw, yeast, pear, pineapple and spice with a crisp lingering spicey sweet finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (9400) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - OCT 21, 2013
Bottle at home. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is cellar and dusty yeast, apple and pear esters, biscuit and cracker malt. Flavor is malt forward with moderate Belgian yeast spices and esters, light alcohol and a dry finish. Full body and moderate carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bov (9245) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - DEC 12, 2000
UPDATED: SEP 8, 2003 hazy blond colour with a chaotic head, nice lace, orange, yeasty and spicy aroma, fresh, very sweet, full-bodied, nice bitterness, long bitter, spicy and fruity finish - fresh, robust and balanced

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
FatPhil (8997) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 26, 2008
330ml bottle (Punavuoren Ahven, Helsinki, Belgian Weeks)
Hazy orange, accidentally poured with a few sinky bits. Rich fruity aroma - fleshy fruits. Alcoholically tingly palate, some crisp carbonation. Soft light grain base with almond and citrus - maybe tangerine. A bit alcoholic, but not offensive for 11%. Some nutty late finish.


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