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Brewed by Haacht
Style: Abbey Tripel
Boortmeerbeek, Belgium

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RATINGS: 284   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Instead of the old 8° tripel, the Prior is the newest abbey-offering by Haacht.


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3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
visionthing (2794) - Oslo, - JAN 31, 2013
33cl bottle from Vinmonopolet. Pours slightly hazy golden with a large white head. Aroma of fruits, yeast, malt, spices and alcohol. Sweetand lightly spicy with a mild bitterness in the finish. Notes of bananas in the flavour. Ok triple, but not a favourite...


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
VDuquerroux (312) - Airvault, FRANCE - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle, 33cL. Home. A clear golden yellow beer ; bubbly ; medium white "omelet" head with a good retention. Herbal aroma, spices, biscuit, prune, banana. First, medium sweet, then medium dry bitter waves. Full body, medium silky texture, good carbonation (nearly fizzy), dry bitter finish with a light warming note. Overall, delicious, balanced tripel taste, silky... Cheers !!

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
culchiem (2570) - Berlin, GERMANY - OCT 16, 2014
Bottle in Hermans. Clean gold with a fluffy head. Aroma is peppery yeast. Tangy on the tongue. Sweet fruity flavour, a little metal on a tart bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mutz (612) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 14, 2014
Goudgeel, witte kraag die vrij snel inzakt tot een laagje op het bier. Ruikt fruitig,gistig. Smaakt fruitig, gist , zeep. Vrij zoet, weinig bitter. Goede tripel maar mist de "bite" en balans die mijn favoriete tripel uit westmalle wel heeft. Beetje laffe afdronk.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
minutemat (1750) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2014
330ml bottle from Vanuxeem. Pours clear gold with bubbly white head. Taste is fruity & yeasty with full creamy flavours. A very enjoyable tripel.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dummi (11) - - OCT 10, 2014
Espuma muy abundante y realmente bella, blanca y uniforme que persiste varios minutos junto a la apreciable carobonatación que mantiene viva la cerveza todo el tiempo. Color ambar algo turbia. El aroma es claramente afrutado destacando algún cítrico y muy agradable. Al paladar se aprecia cierta graduación de alcohol, sabor a pimienta y amargor final que compenza el dulzor inicial. El final deja una sensación de cerveza potente de gran calado.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tmr (37) - - SEP 20, 2014
A: golden unfiltered/ liquid honey/ 3-4 finger white head/ light carb/ decent lacing/ no legs S: fresh/ flowers/ fruity/ malty T: bread/ doughy/ caramel/ sweet/ banana Body: long strong finish/ creamy/ big body

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
PapaVillum (468) - Valby, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2014
75 cl, flaske, 9,0 % ABV, købt i SuperBrugsen på Østerbro, 11. september 2014. Gylden ufiltreret Kloster Tripel med pæn tætskummende 3 cm tyk skumtop. Den svinder ind til en god cm efter en håndfuld minutter. Aroma af banan, hø, græs. Ikke specielt kendetegnende. Fin sødme i smagsindledningen, som derefter indhylles i moderat kraftig alkoholvarme og en solid bitterhed. Gode krydderier. Vi har her tale om en Tripel, som aldrig bliver for sød, men finder en god bitterhed i balancen til det søde. Konsistensen er oily/cremet, og brygget indeholder ganske meget kuldioxid, som er sædvane i se fleste Tripel'er. Denne Tripel havde en stjerne i min ølbog allerede fra første færd, og nu, hvor jeg smager den rigtigt igen, svigter min fornemmelse ikke. God humlet Tripel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jorn69 (991) - Ängelholm, SWEDEN - AUG 29, 2014
@ Havregatan. Bottle (750 ml) from Kvickly, Helsingör (34 DKK). Fruity, yeasty and eatery with spicy notes, sweet with a touch of banana, medium body with an oily texture. The finish is dry with fruity and yeasty notes.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ppils (143) - - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle. Pours a golden clear beer. Aroma is spicy and malty. Taste is very sweet, bitter and spicy. Good

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
venom666 (362) - Alicante, SPAIN - AUG 23, 2014
Clear golden color with white fluffy short-lasting head. Aroma is fruity, with pear and green apple. Medium to high carbonation. Taste is sweet, rich on apple and cherries, also spicy and banana. Dry finish with well hidden alcohol. Solid Triple.


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