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Brewed by John Martin
Style: Abbey Tripel
Genval, Belgium

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RATINGS: 237   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Previously brewed at DuBocq (Nov 2013)

Waterloo Tripel is brewed on huge amounts of pilsener malt. Aromatic Saazer and Spalter hops are added, but to no further extent than to give it a bitterness equal to a pilsener which gives more room to the beer’s sweetness. The beer is fermented with Du Bocq’s original yeast strain which is responsible for the delicate, spicy expression. After maturation and filtration the beer has a secondary fermentation in the bottle which causes its slight cloudiness.


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3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
steinar (54) - rvk, - JUN 3, 2011
Pours golden with slight haze. Frothy head that fades fast. Strong aroma, very sweet. Sweet taste, hints of spices and citrus. Hint of lingering bitterness for a second. Dry malty finish Rough on the palate, very carbonated. Overall pretty decent


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
JanEric (1108) - Meppel, NETHERLANDS - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle from AH. Lots of carbonation, golden colour, small head though. Herbal taste, a lot of hebrs, too much imo. Dominates the maltiness and hops.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sturmthis (824) - Ohio, USA - APR 24, 2015
33cl bottle. Golden color with thin head. Fruit and spices aroma. Malty, spices, orange, a little sweet. Nothing special for the style.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sekemoto (15) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - APR 23, 2015
Golden color with white creamy head and lacing. Aroma of floral hops and yeast. Tastes of sweet malt and yeast, with a little bitterness and spice. Carbonation is good and body is medium.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mike_77 (3730) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - APR 18, 2015
Now 8% abv. Dark golden colour. Fairly heavy and thick feeling. Overly sweet.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hesiodus (27) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - APR 7, 2015
lively co2, taste wise a bit flat, abv is 8%, not bad, fruity, a hint of spice, some sugar, overall ok beer

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
luklaer (144) - BELGIUM - APR 5, 2015
03-12-2015 - It recalls an important day in our history, but I will forget the beer very soon...

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Haterd (38) - NETHERLANDS - APR 4, 2015
Niet echt bijzonder biertje naar mijn mening. Vrij licht ook voor een tripel bier. Niet slecht toch. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Excalibur123 (247) - Soria, SPAIN - APR 1, 2015
Vierte amarillo oro con generosa cabeza de espuma, formada por burbuja muy fina y retención media; aromas a levadura belga, pera, cítricos y miel; en boca entrada suave con amargor equilibrado, notas semi-dulces, con cuerpo y carbónico medios, largo pos gusto en una cerveza bien balanceada y fácil de beber.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sjorsvdg (119) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 22, 2015
Een lekkere tripel. Zoeter dan dan de meeste soortgenoten. Aanwezig hop, bloesem. Dikke schuimlaag, die langzaam wegtrekt.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chrisv10 (12007) - DENMARK - MAR 19, 2015
Bottle, 7.5%. Hazy dark yellow with big white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, yeast, spices, little orange peel and notes of alcohol. Flavour is malt, fruit, yeast, spices, sweet, hop, little orange peel and a little bitter.


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