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RATINGS: 3312   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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A strong, dry and spicy trappist ale. The product of a secondary fermentation lasting 5 weeks. This is a complex ale with a fruity aroma and a nice nuanced hop scent. It is soft and creamy in the mouth, with a bitter touch carried by the fruity aroma. An exceptional ale, with a great deal of finesse and elegance, and with a splendid long after taste.


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
joenas (6) - redmond, Washington, USA - JUN 3, 2007 does not count
cloudy yellow colour with a huge white head. strong smell of yeast and hops. fruity flavour and a hoppy finish. great beer.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
clasley (153) - Arkansas, USA - MAY 31, 2007
331 ml bottle. Pours a cloudy golden orange with a plentiful fluffy white head. Fruity nose with hints of citrus and pepper. Medium body with an edgy dryness and a slight alcohol burn. Finish lingers into an every so slight sweetness as the dryness drifts away.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike_77 (5304) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - MAY 31, 2007
UPDATED: JUL 3, 2014 Appearance is slightly cloudy, golden yellow. Aroma is mix of yeast and citrus. Clean, crisp, citrusy flavour with some sweetness (banana) and a strong alcohol kick to finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BuckeyeSammy (609) - Palo Alto, Ohio, USA - MAY 29, 2007
For a belgian beer, this oarange colored beer is very hoppy. Not my favorite trappist beer. i expected more from this beer.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tyler_mn (1475) - SLP, Minnesota, USA - MAY 29, 2007
Bottle. pours light gold. Unimpressive aroma and flavor profile. I was expecting WAY more out of this beer. I taste malt, corn and yeast. heavy on the dry yeast. Not too bad, but I was looking for more all around.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mhelgason (495) - Salem, Oregon, USA - MAY 29, 2007
Tap. Fizzy, small, white head (quickly dissapates). Cloudy orange colored body. Very peppery/spicy aroma. Light yeast was also present but the pepperyness was a bit overwhelming. Light Aceticness to taste. Highly carbonated. Sediments were noticed at bottom of glass. Some alcohol warming noticed. Okay-too peppery!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Capa (2623) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - MAY 26, 2007
Hazy hay in color with a large, white, foamy head. Aroma is noticeable from a far. Spice, hops, sweet, banana, citrus, hay, yeast, and floral notes. Flavor is spicey, yeast, floral hops, malt, and alcohol. Finshes with more alcohol and spices. Medium, properly carbonated body. I’ve always enjoyed this tripel.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johnadam2002 (529) - Hainesport, New Jersey, USA - MAY 24, 2007
Pours gold with white bubbly head. Aroma of malt, spice, and hops. Not overpowering. Tastes was bubbly of malt, hops, spice, and fruit. Good complexity.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MoDog (927) - Griffith, Indiana, USA - MAY 21, 2007
UPDATED: MAY 23, 2007 Bottle. Pours a hazy golden/amber with a small white head. Light aroma of malt with undertones of light hops. Flavor is of light spicy hops with just a hint of alcohol. Nice amount of carbonation with medium to full body. Very nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yankeefan21 (135) - New York, USA - MAY 21, 2007
Bottle. A nice strong beer with a tasty tickle of the tongue. If you like the somewhat overpowering taste of a tripple, give this beer a shot.


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