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Our Trippel Belgian Style Ale (pronounced triple) opens with a bold blast of hops that slowly gives way to the fruity esters implied by our Belgian yeast strain. The Three Graces hand-painted on the label are Zeus’s daughters Aglaia (splendor), Euphrosyne (mirth) and Thalia (good cheer). In the Belgian tradition of brewing singles, doubles and triples, Trippel is the strongest with the longest fermentation. Remarkably smooth and complex, our bottle-conditioned Trippel is spiced with a trace of coriander.


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3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jbuzz (763) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 1, 2010
Good soft aroma light corriander, very smooth well balanced taste. Very nice beer would go well with ice cream. One of the better easiest beers i have had in a while.


2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
cheap (4525) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 30, 2015
Good example of a domestic trippel. Perhaps not as refined but does have some of the civilized qualities. Perhaps a little metallic on the nose. Would be better without the coriander IMHO.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
leghorn99 (101) - Livorno, ITALY - JUN 28, 2015
Si presenta nel bicchiere di uno splendido color dorato brillante; la schiuma è scarsa, bianca, ma lascia una leggera allacciatura sul bordo del bicchiere. Al naso sprigiona molteplici aromi: il coriandolo e il luppolo, che danno un tono piccante; mentre il lievito emana profumi di banana e di chiodi di garofano. All’alzarsi della temperatura, si avertono odore di pane e di esteri fruttati, così come sullo sfondo, di leggere note erbacee. In bocca ha un attacco speziato di chiodi garofano; il gusto si riflette perfettamente in una classica Tripel di stile belga; con lievito, coriandolo, luppolo e malto, che ben miscelati insieme lo rendono possibile. Dotata di buon corpo, e di una carbonazione decisa; l’alcool è evidente ma non ne altera il gusto né la bevuta. Ottimo il finale leggermente asciutto e dal piacevole amarognolo.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tapthis (167) - Baytown, Texas, USA - JUN 26, 2015
Pours a darker yellow with no head and minimal lacing. Good carbonation. tastes of yeast and coriander/clove. smells of coriander and a sweet malt.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mensch (280) - Loveland, Colorado, USA - JUN 14, 2015
Yeast and coriander on the nose. Fruity flavors and just a little too sweet for "old" belgium. But still awfully tasty. Peach, orange, a bit of peppery spice. I’d rate it a lot higher w/out the coriander.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
lesifflebiere (1453) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 14, 2015
Blonde jaune foncé, avec une mousse rare et une allure tout à fait innocente. Notes un peu surprenantes de miel et de maïs, en nez. La bouche, elle, est plus convaincante : pêches, melon de miel, malts blonds reposant sur une amertume discrète mais bien présente. Le coriandre est discernable. Le tout est assez convenu, elle est bien bonne mais ce n’est pas un produit-phare de cette brasserie.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PartyFowle (586) - - JUN 10, 2015
Draft. Bright golden hue with perfect clarity and a large, fluffy head of pure white. The aroma blends banana, pear drop, pink peppercorns, clove, honey and a hint of vinegar. The flavor has all these, though in more subdued form and with added malt character -- crackers and honey. Body is medium-light; carbonation is moderate and fizzy. Not terribly complex, but passable.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
YigSvartka (216) - Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 27, 2015
Transparent gold with a negligibly sized white head. Unassuming aroma containing notes of honey, malt, spice, yeast, and caramel. The taste is significantly better. Interesting smooth and light body despite being a tripel. Flavours consist of malt, yeast, caramel, vanilla, and honey with a partially dry hopped and sweet finish. Certainly not a favourite, but a mid ranked tripel.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BOSSbrewer (2685) - Arkansas, USA - MAY 26, 2015
Bottle at home shared with Posey. Pours a slightly hazy yellow with two fingers of white foam. Flavor is yeasty. Some orange. Some coriander. Overall a nice beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GenDV138 (3217) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - MAY 24, 2015
4 oz pour on draft at B Side. Clear golden orange with off-white head. Aromas of citrus, orange peel, herbs. Tastes of herbs, spice, light citrus. Medium body with a dry finish. Syrupy mouthfeel. Different from the traditional tripel but okay.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
bartzluke (270) - Oklahoma, USA - MAY 15, 2015
12 oz pour from bottle into a delirium tremens tulip glass. Pours gold, a little hazy, with good carbonation and a beautiful fluffy white head. Nose is citrusy. Full bodied and pretty creamy. Taste is definitively Belgian. Citrus up front gives way to a bitter and fruit body and a tart coriander finish. Very pleasant. A great Belgian-style beer for those wanting to stay fresh and local.


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