RateBeer
overall
98
99
style
Brewed by St. Bernardus Brouwerij
Style: Abbey Tripel
Watou, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 2159   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This beer, with high fermentation, has a pale amber colour and a flowery, fruity taste with a harmonious balance between sweet and sour (8% alcohol content). This beer has a thick and vivid froth and strikes by its balanced taste with a delicate bitterness.


Trapters' rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Trapters (118) - Rio de Janeiro, - JUN 15, 2013
Aroma cítrico. Espuma clara, porém baixa. Cor dourada opaca. Sabor leve e cítrico (laranja). ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kaserov (118) - Oviedo, SPAIN - AUG 29, 2016
Color ámbar turbio con capa de espuma blanca de menos de dos dedos de grosor. Aroma floral, similar a la Chimay White pero sin tanta potencia. Sabor frutal, donde el caracter proviene de la malta y la levadura, sin mucha presencia de lúpulo. Sinceramente, puedo captar algo de dulzor (muy mínimo), pero no capto amargor ni acidez, como dice la descripción. Gran cerveza, casi para beber en cualquier momento, donde los 8% apenas se notan. Estas triples me están convirtiendo en fan acérrimo.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
IOzh (121) - Kyiv, UKRAINE - AUG 28, 2016
330ml bottle. Pours hazy golden with medium white head. Aroma of fruits, yeats, spices, malts. Light body with average carbonation. Taste is light sweet, light bitter with some acidity and dry finish. Surprisingly light for a style.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
xik (13) - FRANCE - AUG 27, 2016
Bel aspect orangé léger très trouble, belle mousse onctueuse et bien blanche. Arômes d’agrumes léger (bergamote ?) et un goût de pain frais à l’entrée en bouche, certainement dû à la levure. Amertume bien marquée, il n’en faut pas plus à mon goût. On est clairement pas sur une bière sucrée. En conclusion une triple très classique mais de grande qualité.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
pitch992 (110) - SLOVENIA - AUG 26, 2016
Aroma: gentle esters, some phenolics, fruitiness, some herbal spiciness is also present, dough. Pleasant. Appearance: pale to slight amber, slight haze, white foam with good retention. Taste is similar to aroma, with gentle alcohol warmth and a more prominent herbal spiciness. Slightly sweet, low bitterness, a bit sour. Palate is light to medium body, slick, fluffy, long, slightly sweet, but refreshing finish. Overall: pleasant, drinkable and complex.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
daigoon (107) - - AUG 20, 2016
330 ml bottle. Hazy golden color with some sediments. Large off-white head and lacing. Some taste of spices.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cervmagpt (648) - PORTUGAL - AUG 17, 2016
Review based on the BJCP2015 guidelines (style 26C). Bottle 33 cl - Batch A04. AROMA: moderate spicy aroma with a medium-low orange note. medium-low soft, spicy alcohols. medium grainy-sweet malt background. APPEARANCE: gold color and clear. medium-large white head with good retention and lace formation. TASTE: low peppery notes, with a slight low citric touch (oranges). soft grainy-sweet malt background. medium bitterness with a dry finish. PALATE: medium-light body with medium-high carbonation. effervescent. OVERALL: a very nice belgian tripel, more on the subtle side.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ulrikolsen (273) - DENMARK - AUG 15, 2016
Bottle. Pours hazy orange with beige head. Aroma is spicy with coriander and white peppers, a little malt and orange. Taste has light malt, biscuit and spices, coriander and orange peel. Lightly sweet finish and quite lightbodied. Hides alcohol level well.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bule (1812) - California, USA - AUG 13, 2016
On tap at Steele And Hops. Pours a golden color with a bit of head. Belgian yeast fruitiness balances the malt.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bijl (196) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 13, 2016
Goudgeel, witte schuimkraag , veel gist, troebel. Aroma: fruit, koriander, kruidig, licht zurig aroma en Belgische gist. Smaak: Kruidig, ietsje zuur...groene appel, Koriander, belgische gist en een grassige / netelige  hopbitter. Iets alcohol warmte. Redelijke body, aktief en prikkelig mondgevoel, afdronk is iets zuur en kruidig en redelijk lang.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dervock (940) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 13, 2016
Bottle- pours gold with a white head. Aroma is fruity, spice and yeasty. Taste is sweet up front with a building spicy boozy finish.


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  2 3 4 » 216


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
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