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Brewed by Brouwerij Hoegaarden (InBev)
Style: Abbey Tripel
Hoegaarden, Belgium

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RATINGS: 538   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Golden colour with a sweet but strong and complex aroma. Formerly Leffe Tripel 8.


3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vinx (63) - ITALY - SEP 12, 2014
Unlike the Leffe Blonde Ale we all know this beer is unpasteurized so that it’s more turbid, more artisanal-like and so the double expensive too. Its foam is huge and massive, really beautiful. Strong aroma of coriander, cinnamon and grassy noble hops on the solid basis of sweet caramel. And that’s the matter, too sweet. A tripel shouldn’t be that sweet! Chimay, St. Bernardus, La Chouffe, Tripel Karmeliet... didn’t they teach you how much attenuate a tripel? Use a proper mash temperature (low temperature) and a proper yeast, holy hell!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
angel77 (950) - oviedo, SPAIN - AUG 29, 2014
Botella de 33 cl de el c. Ingles, tomada en junio de 2002. fecha cons pref para antes 05-06-2003. Cuerpo medio de 8.4 vol y buena sensación alcohólica. Aromas y sabores ligeramente afrutados, y dulces. Buena.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Franksv6 (158) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - AUG 22, 2014
Golden colour beer with a white head, medium carbonation. Taste is fruity, spicy and bitter. Not bad but there are mutch better tripels out there.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
YantarCoast (83) - Moscow, RUSSIA - AUG 19, 2014
This is probably my first Tripel, but I like it. Pours a hazy gold with a minimal head. Aroma of banana, yeast and hint of honey. Taste is of banana and spices. Boozy finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RafeAU (113) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - AUG 16, 2014
Lovely tripel. I’ve had the Blonde and Brune a lot but finally tried this. Similar to the Blonde but a little more so. Shared bottle at Plonk.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
mikske79 (1242) - Puerto Plata, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - AUG 14, 2014
Veel te weinig smaak aan voor een goede tripel te zijn. Meer gemaakt zodat iedereen het lekker vind, ook diegene die niet graag tripel drinken.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ambla (29) - Lower Saxony, GERMANY - AUG 11, 2014
Dunkel, golden mit einem kurzlebigen Schaum. Aroma: Sehr hopfig, Getreide. Im Geschmack starke Hopfen- und Bananen-Noten.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wvhoran (239) - Tasmania, - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle. Orange colour, decent white head. Flowery, yeasty aroma with some citrus and coriander. Sweet malty flavour, floral, citrus notes. Really nothing special.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bosbouw (1239) - Gemonde, NETHERLANDS - AUG 8, 2014
Bruin gele kleur met een goede kraag. Ruikt zoet, caramel, kruiden. Smaakt zoetig, kruiden, caramel, suiker.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vighals (1150) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - AUG 8, 2014
Gylden brun tåkete med offwhite skum. Humle, gjær og blomsterlukt. Bittersøt smak av blomster, humle, frukt og noe gjær. Litt syrlig. Bitterheten sitter godt.


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