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RATINGS: 2327   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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Enchanting and enlightening, this golden, frothy ale boasts an intriguing herbal aroma, warming alcohol esters on the tongue and light, but firm body to finish. Exotic spices add subtle notes to both the aroma and flavor. Strong, sensual and satisfying.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rangi (597) - - JUN 15, 2013
went down very smoothly. Tasty bready aroma. Hazy poor with a pleasant lacing.  Bready aroma follows through into flavour with some banana and clove notes.  Syrupy taste but very drinkable. 


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sevenlee (1382) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - NOV 26, 2014
Pours a clear orange colour with a white head. Aroma is malt, yeast, fruit and some spices. Taste is fruity leading to a yeasty finish. Not bad but hardly a Tripel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JHeath99 (1100) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - NOV 26, 2014
Bottle. Pours a transparent dark golden with a ring of off white head. Aroma of yeast and bready malts. Taste of yeast, spices, and some malts.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
koleminer20 (693) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - NOV 22, 2014
12 oz bottle. The pour is a nice golden foggy color with a nice white head, some great lace. The aroma is very Belgian. There are some good malts. A little citrus and good light cherry offer a solid undertone. The flavor is a bit worse there is a strong malt but then the Belgian yeast and there isn't a lot of the fruits that smelled. It's just not good. The mouth feel is decent, well carbonated. The aftertaste is quick and dry with a musty yeasty flavor ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
beer-yum (548) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - NOV 18, 2014
Impressive brew that starts strong but recedes quickly. Lacking the complexity of its Belgian brothers but a worthy attempt at the style nonetheless.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Evolutionary (293) - Ohio, USA - NOV 18, 2014
1st beer at mellow mushroom new Albany. Pale pour with weak head. Nose is fruity and alcohol. A bit weaker in the taste. H

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ronaldtheriot (1312) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - NOV 18, 2014
Victory Golden Monkey has a thin, white head, a mostly clear, somewhat bubbly, golden appearance, with powdery sediment throughout and larger tan chunks evident as well. Lacing is almost non-existent. Mouthfeel is medium and fairly prickly, and Victory Golden Monkey finishes semi-dry and surprisingly drinkable. RJT

2.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Mora (12) - West Milford, New Jersey, USA - NOV 12, 2014
About an each head. Not much of hop aroma. Crisp taste in your mouth. Very bitter taste going down. Just ok for me.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Prufrockstar (1092) - Seattle, Washington, USA - NOV 9, 2014
12 oz bottle thanks to Wittales. Pours golden with fluffy head. Bright fruity aroma. Taste starts lightly sweet with a short, crisp, dry, minimally bitter finish. Medium body, lively carbonation, slick texture. Overall: this was a pleasure to drink.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
keith0718 (384) - Kansas, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Great spiced tripel. As good as any tripel I’ve ever had. The 9.5% ABV is completely hidden. It is deceivingly strong

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuedmaster (235) - Vista, California, USA - OCT 29, 2014
This is a nice one, and a good deal at $7 per 750 ml bottle at Holiday Wine Cellar in Escondido. Pours clear, dark gold with a slight white head that quickly fades, no lacing. Has a rich, fruity aroma that is earthy, bready, and has a tinge of honey, just like a classic Belgian Tripel. Taste is medium sweet, light bitter, light sour, with a dry finish. As good as the best tripels coming out of Belgium. Highly recommended.


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