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Brewed by St. Bernardus Brouwerij
Style: Abbey Tripel
Watou, Belgium

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 2089   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.8/5   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.


DavefromChicago's rating

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DavefromChicago (201) - Illinois, USA - FEB 16, 2003
Excellent. Pours w. banana peel yellow color, cloudy, fruity/yeasty with an herbal component. Rich and sweet, but well-balanced with very smooth mouthfeel. Tropical fruits, fennel seed, pepper, banana, malt. Some earthiness but mostly just really smooth. Almost has a Unibroue quality about it. Refreshing juicy finish. Could drink alot of these.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bawelt (264) - Lyon, FRANCE - FEB 8, 2016
Triple belge de base. Nez plein de levures, fond assez floral. Bouche assez ronde, assez sucrée (un peu trop). Encore une fois pas mal de levures qui peuvent être éc?urantes avec le sucre. Fond de pêche, assez agréable.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
h0ppingmad (13) - Barcelona, SPAIN - FEB 3, 2016
Pours a cloudy yellow that quickly clears up, white head. Aroma of wheat and spices. Medium bodied with slightly fizzy carbonation. Taste is slightly dry and moderately bitter with a sweet finish. Felt suprisingly light for an 8% beer.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tekstr1der (289) - New Hampshire, USA - JAN 30, 2016
Pours slightly hazy golden with finger of white foam. Aromas of bread, apples, banana, and sugar. Flavors follow the nose, with a nice bready sweetness of malt and candi dominating amongst ripened fruit. Sometimes this style goes a little sour for me... not this one. Clean finish with a slightly sweet yeasty finish. Very smooth despite high carbonation. Good stuff

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
David_Deas (15) - - JAN 29, 2016
St. Bernardus brews craft beers that are very easy for everyone to like and this is no exception. One of the most overlooked tripels.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
L_Lovecraft (15) - - JAN 29, 2016
Spices, fruits (citrus and banana), amber and frothy, medium sweetness, medium body, average carbonation, the alcohol is magnificently hidden...a good drink.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
S_Lovecraft (4) - - JAN 29, 2016 does not count
Cloudy pale amber colour with minimal white head, fresh floral aroma of spring herbs and fruit, lightly gently bitter, lively, light body.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
adamnowek (1127) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - JAN 28, 2016
Frothy head. Aroma and taste of sugar cookies, spice, and a bit of vanilla. Delightful.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
stijnemans90 (34) - - JAN 23, 2016
Droge triple. Licht zoet, ietwat hoppige afdronk. Ik vind hem niet zo goed zoals iedereen hem vindt, maar het is geen slechte triple. Beetje standaard eerlijk gezegd.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cunt_Punt (7) - Gent, BELGIUM - JAN 22, 2016 does not count
Are we drinking the same beer? This was so dull, tasteless, weak. A bit of yeast, a bit of bitterness in the aftertaste and that’s it. It could be me, will have to give it a 2nd chance.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
alkopun (5) - - JAN 20, 2016 does not count
Kremasta piva, malo gorcine, kako silazi niz grlo osjeti se citrus. Ostaje odlican okus u ustima


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