visionthing (3588) - Oslo, - JAN 31, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
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...
overtheline (82) - Inverness, SCOTLAND - JUL 12, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
330 ml bottle pours a crystal clear deep gold with large white head that dissipates quickly. Sweet estery nose with bubblegum and ripe fruit. This delivers a lot on taste, more fruity bubblegum and overripe fruits. High carbonation, medium body. Nice bitter twang in the tail and then when the show is almost over we get some rising warm alcohol. Stone the crows, yet another fabulous tripel!
Keukeman (25) - BEST, NETHERLANDS - JUL 11, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Drank this after canooing today, fine beer amber colour and sweet taste. Cheers, hehe .
rami_pl (485) - Warszawa, POLAND - JUL 10, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
butelka, warka do 15-11-15. Bardzo wysoka piana, biala, ladna, samo piwo klarowne jesli nie wzburzyc osadu drozdzowego., jasno-midowe. Aromaty glownie fenolowe - pieprz, jakies ziolka przyprawowe. troche tez owocow a la brzoskwinia, moze jablko (takie normalne, nie to niedojrzale). dosc ostry ten aromat. w smaku lagodniej, slodkawo-przyprawowo na pieprzowa nute. alkohol czuc nieco, ale nie nahalnie. goryczka niewysoka. ciala niezbyt wiele. rzeskie. fajne. ale kapke zbyt w strone przyprawowosci jak na moj gust
Patdelichte (49) - - JUN 28, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Lekkere triple met een zoete smaak. Lekker fris bier met een lekkere nasmaak. Neigt wat naar citrus.
fathamp (2) - Merseyside, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2015 does not count
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dry with fruity notes and a hint of herbal. Fizzy enough to overfill an large glass, but head dissipates quickly.lingering bitter after taste.
MMR (529) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 15, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a thick orange/yellow color. A very nice Tripel with a hoppy and alcoholic aroma.
TheCametron (2112) - CZECH REPUBLIC - JUN 14, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle in some ancient looking cellar bar round the corner from the river in Ghent. The barman took one from the temperature control fridge and poured it in to a glass. All foam. He deemed that the bottle wasn’t suitable for consumption and went and got another one. I think most bars would have just handed me the bottle and told me to get on with it once the foam had died down. Real integrity move. Pours hazy Golden with a thick White head. Nice yeasty slightly earthy aroma. Pretty typical tripel notes. Sweet caramel and spicy Belgian yeast character. Sourish wheat and white pepper. A high grade tripel.
rdb84 (323) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 9, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Dark golden pour with generous foam head. A: typical yeasty fruity Tripel, mostly marzipan, some Pilsener aroma/malts, faint lemon note. Boozy sensation as well. Yeast deposit reveals some metal / copper notes. T: fruity, yeasty Tripel with mostly marzipan, sun dried tomato, almonds. Copper taste in first sips. Dito development, individual tastes start to swell more into a slightly peppery sensation. Aftertaste is a bit boozy with banana notes. Not bad, but also not that exciting. However, as far as yeasty fruity Tripels go, a classic.
drjoeng (183) - - JUN 3, 2015
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sweet and faintly smoky nose.
Lightly carbonated first mouthful. Full of wheaty, roasted malty flavor followed after a perfect interval (still trying to figure out how this happens) by the alcoholic gravitas that only a properly brewed triple has.
What impresses me most about this beer is how your taste buds are greeted by a warm embrace of a bubbly carbonation, and your brain is already thinking warm safe thoughts then comes that hefty left hook of the tripel. So that first impression, that first mouthful is really deceptive. The rest of the experience is predictably that of finely brewed tripel, bitter hops borne on a cumulus of alcohol. The aftertaste is distinctly alcoholic. You get that buzz right quick. A very nice opening drink.
I would recommend this beer to those who think they know tripels.
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roldano (42) - - MAY 25, 2015
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Espuma blanquecina, densa y permanente, color ámbar, ligero aroma en nariz, dulce en sabor, se aprecia la fuerza de sus 9º con un final sabroso