RateBeer
overall
95
97
style

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 2520   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64/5   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


ejdischer's rating

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ejdischer (11) - Cromwell, Connecticut, USA - JAN 17, 2008
Excellent example of the Belgian Tripel style. Lacks head retention. Doesn’t have that signature Belgian lace as you drink it. Smells of alcohol, apple. Aftertaste is pretty malty.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BitchPls (744) - FINLAND - JUL 17, 2016
Golden orange beer with a big white foam. Quite sour aroma, I got a hint of gooseberry actually! Taste is excellent. Sweet, sour, lots of citrus, yeast, just a hint of earthiness. Very nice texture. Medium bodied and rich yet fresh and refreshing. Excellent balance.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerRenter76 (719) - Texas, USA - JUL 15, 2016
Originally rated on 9/22/08. Golden monkey poured a deep, cloudy yellow body and a thick white cap. Aroma of banana and lemon. Mouthfeel was good, a little creamy but with a slight bite from the hops. Flavors of banana, clove and citrus with a slight peppery bite, alcohol was noticeable but at 9.5% wasnt overwhelming. Overall G.M.was a pretty decent beer best described as a triple with some wit characteristics.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sparf (215) - Östersund, SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2016
Söt doft av kemisk banan, bubbeltuggummi, örter, svagt av jäst och koriander. Fenomenalt skum: kompakt, luftigt och lätt med mycket lång halveringstid. Perfekta lämningar. Vackert ljus färg som drar åt grönt. Aning tunn i smaken men exceptionellt välbalanserad. Maltdominerad palett med aningen karamelliserade toner och en saftig fruktighet som lättar upp kompositionen. Päron, aprikos, persika och så en värmande alkohol. Lätt kropp och en tillbakahållen kolsyra. Eftersmaken är trevligt jästig med mineralaktig klang som kontrast till frukten.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
OminouSC2 (401) - SWEDEN - JUL 12, 2016
Golden color. Fruity aromas, spices and yeast. Taste is heavily dominated by the yeast, some fruits, spice, citrus and alcohol. Slight bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
daydesiang (52) - MALAYSIA - JUL 9, 2016
Light malt smell. One finger foam. Light cloudy color. Taste of fruits and some spices. Slight carbonation. A good Belgium style strong beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tide (2796) - Espoo, FINLAND - JUL 8, 2016
Bottle from Alko. Amber color, white head. Bittersweet taste citrus, banana, hops, earthy notes, yeast, ripe fruits and grass. Bittersweet finish with citrus, earthy notes, yeast, hops, banana, ripe fruits and grass. Excellent Belgian strong ale.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Punkero (252) - FINLAND - JUL 5, 2016
Lovely foam. Light color. Full bodied. Basement. Thick. Some fruits. Slight carbonation. Mature. Usual, bit bubbly tripel. Certainly, some spice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BierMeHoos (546) - Maryland, USA - JUL 4, 2016
Where: Old Line Fine Wine Spirits & Bistro. How: 12 ounce bottle. Appearance: Brilliant gold, with noticeable carbonation and a slight haze. Aroma: Banana, bubblegum, a clean alcohol smell, and some clean light malts. Taste: Taste is similar to the smell. Nice yeast flavor with all the rest. Palate: light to medium and good carbonation. Overall: Very nice flavors, satisfying beer.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
geeklimit (282) - USA - JUL 4, 2016
Pours a clear amber, cream head. Aroma is a solid yeast with light coriander and citrus. Spicy yeast taste consistent with the style. Clean mouthfeel and yeast aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kingstoni (1927) - FINLAND - JUL 1, 2016
Bottle. Hazy deep golden color with a medium thin frothy head. Aroma of honey, yeast and wheat. Sour, medium bitter taste. Medium body. S A bit oily feel.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 252


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50