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RATINGS: 3158   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   IBU: 36   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
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.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
VonClausewitz (132) - Italy, - OCT 3, 2012
Bel dorato opalescente, schiuma pannosa e persistente. Naso fruttato e speziato, con note di miele e lieviti.....dolce/amara, calda equilibrata e con un finale lungo e persistente..... molto buona, anche se non ai vertici della categoria.....

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ChefBart (16) - SOUTH AFRICA - NOV 24, 2015
Fruity esters. Slight haze. Honey gold. Dry & crisp. Rather easy drinking for a belgian tripel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (3554) - Kyoto, JAPAN - NOV 24, 2015
Bottle from Aeon Liquors. A contrast to yesterday’s Avec Les Bons Voeux, here’s Westmalle’s Tripel. It also clocks in at 9.5% but pours a lighter honey gold with a thick foamy head of fizzy white. The aroma is bready, orange with a musty cinnamon-like quality. Full bodied but sharply carbonated with a dry-ish finish. This is much boozier than the Du Pont, it is rougher but that could be due to being a younger bottle. The taste is spicy, a bit of plum and nutty. Nice but not as satisfying as Avec Les Bons Voeux. I do enjoy the spicy/fruity finish though.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tysongillmore (350) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 21, 2015
I didn't take any extra notes when I tried this beer for the first time but I'm gonna try it again and update my comments. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
punkdad (5) - - NOV 20, 2015 does not count
Light aroma, fruity but hard to distinguish. Pours hazy amber with a nice creamy head. Quite a bitter taste that lingers long.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
szymonskc (146) - POLAND - NOV 20, 2015
Barwa jasny bursztyn, metne. Piana wysoka, szybko redukujaca sie do niskiej, trwalej warstwy. Aromat cytrusowy. W smaku cytrusy, alkohol. Bardzo pijalne piwo.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
closey22 (1331) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - NOV 18, 2015
Light Amber with bubbly white head; aroma is appley and hint of sherry; flava is rich malty sweet not sugary tho grapey fruit some anise; feels medium to thick and foamy; finishes malty grainy subtly bitter

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
llkc (860) - århus, DENMARK - NOV 16, 2015
Duft sødlig honing malt lidt blomster smag maltet sødlig honing varm alkohol varm lidt krydret eftersmag

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
GlennHendry (174) - Oshawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 8, 2015
Smells like sweet over-ripe plums and spices. Fruity on the tongue - more dark fruits like plum and a hint of sour apples - with a smooth and creamy texture. The rich yeasty malts and the alcohol kick in on the aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sokuzs1 (319) - - NOV 7, 2015
Aroma: peach, dried fruits, malty, some alcohol Taste: medium bitter, light sweet, malty, peach, fruity

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
andrewje41 (1737) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - NOV 5, 2015
750 mL bottle poured. Bottled on 03/02/14. Held on to this one for a while, though I’m not sure if I should have. Seems like a best fresh product, but either way, this is damn good. Pours a golden orange with a fluffy foam head. Spicy, fruity aroma from a distance. Huge aroma on this. Flavor has a lingering spice, Indescribable beer really. Unique. Nicely done.

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