Brewed by St. Bernardus Brouwerij
Style: Abbey Tripel
Watou, Belgium


on tap

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RATINGS: 709   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Bottle conditioned.
Ingredients: Water, barley malt, sugar, hops, yeast.
The aroma of this beer is agreeably gentle and is carried by a discreet bitterness while the balance between the malt and hops relies on fruity accents and a lightly fresh aftertaste.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pintbypint (3070) - Edmonton, Alberta, - DEC 29, 2005
330ml brown bottle. Poured hazy orange gold, lots of particles floating about. Head is small and thin, but covers the entire surface in tiny tight white bubbles. Light oranges in the aroma, and honey sweetness. Quite a lot of body, creamy mouthfeel, very fine smooth carbonation. Flavour is again honeyish malts, some subdued lemon notes, spicy yeast and a clingy hoppy finish, good dryness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
melush (1587) - SPAIN - NOV 22, 2015
Bottle 33cl / Botella 33cl. @ Cerveceria Internacional, Sevilla, España. A: Hazy golden / Dorado turbio. T/S: Malt, cereal, yeast, sweet / Malta, cereal, levadura, dulce.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
cattaneopapa (242) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 19, 2015
33cl bottle part of a taster pack. 7.5% alc / vol. Pours a hazy deep gold colour with one finger of white head. Aroma of strawberries, rhubarb, bananas and Belgian yeast. Refreshing, fruity Taste with a spicy finish. High carbonation. Solid Belgian tripel with a light and refreshing fruity taste. It’s just as good as St. Bernardus’ Tripel, if not better.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
codfishh (159) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 12, 2015
Pours a hazy gold rocky head that fades quickly. Aroma fresh bread, some apricot and some subtle cloves. Taste has breadcrust malt flavor, spicy clove phenolics, nicely balanced. Medium body medium carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zacgillbanks (3568) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - NOV 7, 2015
Bottle from Mam and Dad’s holiday Ypres, Belgium. A cloudy golden beer that pours with a large head of white foam. It has a flavour of pineapple and slight sour citrus fruits followed by a clean peppery hoppy and earthy finish. Nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thorongil2 (1967) - , Ontario, CANADA - NOV 5, 2015
(bottle) hazy, bright golden colour with a medium tall, white head; aroma of stewed fruit, spice; balanced flavour with a long, light bitter finish

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beermaris (195) - LATVIA - OCT 30, 2015
Thick cap. Ambet colour, cloudy. Sour aroma. Tastes a bit sharp and refreshing. Overall very balanced

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rondphoto (3152) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - OCT 19, 2015
bottle @ Party Town / Florence KY --- Hazy dirty medium amber color, white head cover, curtain of lace. Aroma of malt and cereal. Taste is bracing semi-sweet malt and yeast that has a strong carbonation edge as it moves through the palate, continuing to pure bittering that turns sweeter with fruit and bubblegum as it drifts through the finish. Some alcohol warmth turns up late. Yes, it’s a traditional Abbey Ale, but, very well done. Recommended.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vells (1140) - Rīga, LATVIA, LATVIA - OCT 17, 2015
Feels very standard Tripel, tho balance makes it enjoyable. Intense maltiness, some toast, bit candy sugar, some dried fruits, bit bubble gum, some hops in background. Bit too overcarbonated for my like. Moderate to light sweetness, light bitterness. Well balanced and pleasant brew

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Carlisle (276) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 15, 2015
Bottle. Cloudy, deep honey color with thick, big bubbles, off-white head. Candied sugar aroma with malt notes. Sweet citrus malt upfront followed by clove and pleasant hop bitterness. Some warming alcohol and a crisp bite in the finish. Mouthcoating and full-bodied. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
altonbrownd (4591) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 29, 2015
2/9/2009 10:53:28 AM Bottle at home. Golden body with large, lasting head. Sweet, fruity nose. Some honey and fruits in the taste. Hoppy papalte. Bitter finish. Nice.

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