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Brewed by Haacht
Style: Abbey Tripel
Boortmeerbeek, Belgium

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RATINGS: 295   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Instead of the old 8° tripel, the Prior is the newest abbey-offering by Haacht.


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
GBZ59 (1181) - BARCELONA (Catalonia), SPAIN - JUL 20, 2014
Botella de 330ml. Copa Cáliz. Color dorado brillante y apariencia algo velada. Espuma blanca y corona tupida. Señales de oxidación, aromas azucarados y herbales con notas de acetaldehído y acetona de uñas. Entrada chispeante que presenta sabores de toffee, miel, albaricoque, pera y almendra amarga. Cuerpo medio-pleno y carbonatación moderadamente alta. Textura densa, sedosa y paladar reseco. Sabor afrutado en el intermedio con un ascendente amargor, sutilmente cítrico. Final amargo y cítrico. Frutas y miel en el prolongado retrogusto. Algo desequilibrada. 330ml bottle. Chalice glass. Bright golden color, chill haze appearance. White froth, close crown. Oxidation hints, sugar & herbal aromas, solvent-like & acetaldehyde notes. Sparkling upfront showing toffee, honey, apricot, pear & sour almond flavors. Medium-high body. Moderately high carbonation. Dense & silky texture, dried mouthfeel. Fruity flavor & increasing, very subtle citric, bitterness in the middle. Bitter & citric finish. Fruits & honey into a long aftertaste. Unbalanced.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BBHansen (154) - Køge, DENMARK - JUL 16, 2014
Bottle @ home : Pours golden with powerful, short lived white head (levees lacing) and high carbonation. Aroma contains bread, grass/flowers, spices, hint of caramel and a lot of banana. medium body, medium sweetness, overall an ok trippel, but with a bit to dominating banana profile

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
miquelcrush (1490) - Granollers, SPAIN - JUL 15, 2014
Bona cervesa, és bastant equilibrada i gustosa. Buena cerveza, es bastante equilibrada y sabrosa.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JLDC (78) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 12, 2014
Colour: Dark gold. Thin white head. Nose: Vanilla, citrus, grassy, bread. Hints of toffee and caramel. Sweet. Flavours: Spices and herbs at first. Then some sweet notes (licorice, sugary). Finish: Medium sweet, alcoholic. Ends a bit on an off-note. Verdict: Very drinkable, easy, but avarage Tripel.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
janubio (439) - SPAIN - JUL 11, 2014
330 ml. bottle. Golden colour, big head that fades soon, leaving a big lace and a ring on the surface. Smell of fruit, specially bananas. some Citrus, spices. Medium body, good carnbonation. Taste of bananas, citrus, peach. Good, but not excellent.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Holmen2 (1221) - NORWAY - JUL 9, 2014
Pale golden. Dense and persistent white head and lacing. Aroma of unripe bananas. Resfreshing and similar taste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Valgreen (715) - DENMARK - JUL 5, 2014
Bottle @ Home. TdF. 2012 vintage. Clear yellow, medium white head, some lacing. Aroma and taste, malty, fruity, apple, pear, yeast, bread, some alcohol. Medium carbonation. Dry mouth feel. Aftertaste of apple, yeast.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bax (1171) - Hasselager, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 4, 2014
(bottle 04/07-2014) large white head, slightly unclear yellow color, spicy Belgium yeast taste, fit body, soft co2. BB date 07.05.2015, bottled 07.11.2013.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
beikes (155) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 20, 2014
Very well balanced Tripel with lots of sweet malts, subtle bitter hops and that sweet corn flavor backed up by a packed punch. Quite yeasty

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kschep (1706) - DENMARK - MAY 31, 2014
Nose is medium yeast, weak banana, elder flower, sweet lemon, feel is mediumweak, taste is decent mediumsweet lemon, some damp clothes, red apple zest, late dry corn


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