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RATINGS: 2730   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83   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.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
donvitozou (141) - memphis, Tennessee, USA - DEC 14, 2004
pours hazy and golden opaque. foamy head, very frizzy at the beginning, crisp and light, but the flavors evolve as it warms and becomes smoother. has a tangy yeasty and flowery taste...slight clove or cinnamon? taste. great ale

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
NoiZe (2324) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - DEC 14, 2004
Very nice beer, nice glazy golden colour. Very nice aroma, and a very nice taste. Sour in the beginning, sweet in the end. Dry in the end.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kumite56 (469) - Cordova, Tennessee, USA - DEC 12, 2004
A much less quality beer than its little brother the dubbel. A[pearance is nice with a frothy off white head on a golden body. Aroma is heavily of yeast and flowery hops. The initial taste is failry sweet and the finish bitter and a little harsh. Lots of better tripples out there but drinkable none the less.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
brewblackhole (1588) - Muskego, Wisconsin, USA - DEC 9, 2004
Cloudy orange pour, huge head, initial aroma was yeasty bread dough and malt,the first taste has a tart sourness immediately evident, then a nice satisfying sweetness settles on the tongue.Has sort of a rough feel on the palate. Alcohol makes its presence known, not quite as sweet as other tripels, and noticably drys out at the end. I like the Dubble better

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ChazyRPh (582) - Chazy, New York, USA - DEC 4, 2004
Bottle...wonderfully hazy orangish pour with a generous white fluffy head. Yeastly citrus nose, with some spice. Grapefruit start with a hint of banana and clove. Nicely peppery with some spiciness also. Great bite. A nice tripel.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dornoy (701) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2004
High white head that disappears slowly, on top of an orange-gold body. Very nice aroma, pretty spicy. Flavour is spicy too, with a bitter aftertaste. A blonde with an attitude!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
footy (345) - scottsdale, Arizona, USA - NOV 27, 2004
Bottled. 11.2 oz. Yellow/Orange color. with exuberant head. Fruity aroma. Full mouthfeel. Spicy but a little too peppery with an astrigent bitter taste which I do not find appealing. Still good for its style. Multiple tastings.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crzybob77 (530) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - NOV 24, 2004
Fruity, spicey, and some alcohol. A very enjoyable beer. Nothing to go absolutly nuts over, but still a great solid beer.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stew41 (1662) - Woodend, AUSTRALIA - NOV 23, 2004
Light gold, cloudy, looks like a wheat beer. Strongly flavoured nose with herbs and nettles. Powerful and sweet palate but seem a bit alcohol driven and fraction disjointed. Finishes with a lick of cinamon.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lubiere (9428) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 22, 2004
In 750 mL. Hazy blonde with an extra thick bubbly white head. Yeasty lemony aroma with light orange peels. Sweet alcohol gin, with good sustained hoppiness. Creamy and complex mouthfeel. Pleasing, as I remembered from last drinkng this nectar. Thanks to Dumdum, via Capflu.


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