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RATINGS: 2950   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84   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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
9er (81) - Maryland, USA - JAN 7, 2015
This is the best of the Trappists beers that I’ve tried. It is very consistent. This amber brown mixture is generously heady and sparkling with just the right amount of fizz- not all punk-like but rather solid and mellow. I find the texture quite smooth and the taste lightly sweet with a medium hint of caramel. What is surprising it that the brew ebbs away from the other characteristics of Trappists beers with their certain presence of bitter hops. I appreciate that this brew is refreshing, and lovely in its essence. The slightly caramel and apricot taste on my tongue feels great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pdx76 (650) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JAN 6, 2015
Bottle - pours a highly carbonated copper with medium head. Nose if yeast and roasted malt. Taste is syrupy malt, spice, and yeast. Solid beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
pdx77 (1457) - Oregon, USA - JAN 6, 2015
From bottle. Fizzy, effervescent golden. Aroma is raisin, plum, light yeast, and candi sugar. Taste is similar to aroma, but with some light spice, prune, fig, and a touch of booze. Sparkly mouthfeel and lingering sweet warming and a hint of bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Niko100 (2098) - Illinois, USA - JAN 6, 2015
Hazy golden color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of yeast, hops, clove, & spice; Flavor of sweet malt, yeast, fruit, hops, spice, and some citrus; Finish is slightly bitter; Nicely balanced & complex; Excellent tripel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jyrsa (111) - - JAN 5, 2015
Bottle with BBE 1/2016. Pours clear yellow with a lively carbonation and a small white head. Nose has apple, citrus and the familiar belgian yeasty aroma. Licorice, spices and a bit of herbal hops with a bitter and sour taste. Overall a superb trappist that is certainly better at 1 year than fresh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rami_pl (131) - Warszawa, POLAND - JAN 5, 2015
(przeprowadzka z excela: 2014-08-04, Butelka). Zasadnicza rozniaca (wieksza niz w innych piwach) w kontekscie temperatury. Zimne (pewnie z 8’C) bardzo nijakie zarowno w aromacie jak i w smaku. Po lekkim ogrzaniu w aromacie fajne slody, owoce (glownie banany, brzoskwinie). W smaku tez bardzo triplowato. Niemniej nadal nie wyrozniajace sie sposrod konkurencji.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AAEA (162) - California, USA - JAN 4, 2015
11.2 Fl OZ ($5.29) a bit too much alcohol in the nose and taste but still a great beer. this one lets you know you’re gonna be drunk.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Joel (114) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 4, 2015
@ Kadinsky Café in Amsterdam. Pours haxy amber with rocky white head. Aroma is fruity. Notes of bread, citrus, and hops, finishes dry. Great tripel!

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Danissima (2) - - JAN 4, 2015 does not count
It is my Friend on Sunday night... Gold color, intense taste , a perfect drinking experience

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GenkiGonzo (419) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JAN 4, 2015
Bottle from Katsuragawa Aeon. Cloudy pale gold with a frothy white head. Aroma is full of apple and spice with some peach and citrus. Carbonated mouthfeel with sweet apple balanced with yeast and a touch of spice. Unbelievable that it’s 9.5%.

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