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


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RATINGS: 586   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Golden colour with a sweet but strong and complex aroma. Formerly Leffe Tripel 8.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
MelvinKalksma (98) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - MAY 20, 2015
Aroma: Bitter, yeast, sweet, honey, flowers. Appearance: Turbid amber/golden beer with a white foamy head. Taste/Palate: Sweet, watery, honey, flowers, carbonation, slightly bitter hops. Overall: This beer is simple, not trying to do anything special. Tastes like a white beer with a slightly flower taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Haterd (55) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 16, 2015
Lekker, voor een tripel niet zo zwaar, drinkt snel weg. Toch 8,5% ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
suurjuust (1797) - ESTONIA - MAY 16, 2015
Hazy golden beer, small white head. Nose is belgian yeast, some hop notes, malt. Flavor is some sweetness and malt, a nice hit of yeast, some hops in the dry finish. Hides the booze remarkably well. The overall impression is sweet and yeasty. OK.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bax (1290) - Hasselager, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 26, 2015
(bottle 26/03-2015) low white head, clear yellow color, slightly belgium yeast taste. BB date 16/01/17.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Mackeon (148) - - MAR 15, 2015
This used to be quite a good abbey beer, but InBev destroyed it with cheap malts and too much sugar, as it did with quite a few Belgian beers. It’s now being brewed in the industrial Stella Artois plant in Leuven with no love and bad ingredients. A real shame. The kitschy label has the gall to declare that this is a traditional beer, brewed since 1240. Hoppy puke, that’s what this has been degraded to.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
McSherman (326) - North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - FEB 27, 2015
Bewertung importiert von von bier index: 7 / 8 / 8 / 7 / 5 / 5 / 5 / 6 / 79

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rami_pl (492) - Warszawa, POLAND - FEB 23, 2015
Butelka, warka do 03/09/16. Wysoka, ladna biala piana, zostajaca na szkle, stosunkowo szybko opadajaca do obraczki i milimetrowej doslownie warstewki. Kolor nieco przyszarzony miod. Aromaty triplowe - slody, drozdze, zbozowosc, przyprawowosc (gozdziki, troche kolendry, wzdech), owoce a la brzoskwinia, slad banana. Po ogrzaniu sie - przyprawy zaczynaja byc malo sympatyczne, jakas nalecialosc niemila zaczyna byc wyczuwalna. W smaku jest to co w aromacie, niemniej z nalecialoscia niezbyt sympatyczna jakiegos takie piernika, chyba kwestia jakichs ciezkich przypraw dajacych goryczke? jest tez dosc orzezwiajaca kwaskowatosc, troche slodkosci, troche goryczki. Wysycenie srednie. Gdyby nie ten dziwny piernik byloby bardzo dobrze, ale dobre jest i tak, z minusem za kolendre. Posmaki dosc wytrawne, cala slodycz i kwaskowatosc sie ulatnia, zostaje chmielowa nalecialosc - to akurat mila cecha. Lekkie w piciu. PS: szocik z drozdzy calkiem smaczny :)

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Gangstergafje (261) - Capelle aan den IJssel, NETHERLANDS - FEB 15, 2015
Nice golden colour. The beer is cloudy and not very foamy. The beer is tasty, has a nice bitternes and sweetness. It has a sourly touch, citrus fruits perhaps?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lello4ever (249) - ITALY - FEB 8, 2015
Si presenta dorata, il cappello di schiuma è frizzantino e dura abbastanza a lungo. Al naso si notano spezie, lievito, agrumi. Al palato non è affatto male, piuttosto dolce per una tripel, con leggere punte di frutta e spezie, buon bilanciamento del retrogusto amaro, che come detto è meno presente rispetto ad altre birre simili. Corpo non molto rotondo, l’alcool c’è e si sente. E’ una discreta tripel, a cui però manca il tocco in più che altri birrifici sanno dare, ma essendo Leffe non ci si può aspettare un capolavoro del suo genere.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
Hermanb (1) - - JAN 31, 2015 does not count
Great bear, strong taste, recommendation to everyone!!!!!!! via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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