RateBeer
overall
75
59
style
Brewed by Bavik-De Brabandere
Style: Abbey Tripel
Harelbeke, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
unknown

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 714   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A strong, abbey-style ale, clean and complex.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kaya161 (1128) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 23, 2002
Banana/apple yeast aroma. Crystal clear golden-yellow colour with thin yet towering and stable white head. Thin bodied, mettalic tasting. I can’t stress the thinness enough. Flavour is on the sweet side. Not substantial enough for me.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Cartoonkhaki (1220) - Brantford, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 19, 2002
Mountainous Head. Aroma has a sharp bite to it. Dry in taste. Very sharp and spicy yet smooth. Very fine brew.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jazz88 (2564) - San Francisco, California, USA - DEC 17, 2002
UPDATED: MAR 30, 2007 Rating #1 Bottle (6 3 5 3 13). Medium golden color, slightly hazy, with a white head. The nose has citrus and white wine character. The flavor is sweet, dry, and tangy. Rating #2 Bottle (6 3 6 3 13). A hazed golden color with a white head. A citrus (light orange), pepper and floral aroma. A light apple fruit finish.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Laf-o (41) - Toronto, Ontario, POLAND - DEC 12, 2002
man, more head than anything, sure it looks nice but it sticks around for 15 minutes... not to mention that all this mixed palate just doesnt work too well, had a hard time finishin it...

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mrkimchee (1414) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 9, 2002
yellow, explosive head. spicy aroma with hints of straw. very spritzy. faint fruity(pear?) and honey like flavours. earth hop finish. nice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
aracauna (3138) - Georgia, USA - NOV 28, 2002
Big head, but not out of control. Bright golden body writhes with steaming bubbles. Aroma is Juicy Fruit, lemon peel and a time bit of spice. The flavor is slightly tart. Unlike most triples, you can actually taste the dry, hay-like malt. Usually yeast byproduct flavors overwhelm the malt. The finish is dry and short. The flavor is a bit mild but bright and easy drinking. The mouthfeel has a distinct bite to it.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TAR (2518) - Lafayette, Colorado, USA - NOV 26, 2002
UPDATED: MAY 28, 2003 To all the wine snobs out there, here you go. Like a fine cabernet sauvignon or chardonnay and dry champaigne, very acidic and wine-like. Dry and zingy with a spicy twist. Beautiful head just like the picture shows.

2.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Radek Kliber (6519) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - NOV 24, 2002
Sweet spice aroma. Huge head, maybe to big if you know what I mean, disappeared very fast. Highly gaseous. Citrus, spicy and hopy not to well balanced. Did not please me at all.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
DaSilky1 (2606) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 21, 2002
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2003 Thick clouds of Big Big Big bubbles..golden color..
Spiced apple aroma..Super fizzy mouthful
Not too spicy..but subtly spiced, some baked apple with granny smith tartness in the end..Not overly complex but extremely drinkable..
also, does a great job hiding the alcohol

2.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
JohnC (3000) - Mission Viejo, California, USA - NOV 13, 2002
golden yellow, too much carbonation, nothing special


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 64 65 66  67  68 69 70 » 72


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50