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RATINGS: 3164   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 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bonkiedeaap (495) - Leerdam, - JUL 13, 2013
Bought a bottle at Albert Heijn. Has a golden blond color and a large white creamy head, and is very good carbonated (lots of bubbles). Aroma of fruits, bananas and citrus fruits. Has a delicate sweet taste with the perfect amount carbon dioxide which makes this beer well balanced. Has a delicate bitter aftertaste which stays long. Overall, this tripel is just as good as Karmeliet. The only difference is the bitterness at the end. Bravo!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sjogro (114) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 1, 2015
This! This remains a joy to drink. It’s such a nice fruity and yeasty bittersweet joy. Great carbonation and complexity. I should get more of this sometime soon. Backlog from 2014/06/09.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrNosha (726) - Baden Württemberg, Germany, GERMANY - NOV 30, 2015
33cl Flasche. Goldenes Bier mit schönem weissem Schaum. Komplexes Aroma. Malz, hopfen, etwas Hefe und Trockenobst. Schwer im Geschmack. Cremiges Mundgefühl. Tolles Bier.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
wojciechianna (190) - Poznań, POLAND - NOV 30, 2015
Pours hazy and golden with huge and stable white head. Perfect. Aroma of malts, yeast and fruits like peach and grapes. Tastes dry and spicy, with notes of sponge cake, yeast and peach. Medium bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
wombat23 (46) - Texas, USA - NOV 29, 2015
11.2 oz. bottle. Pale gold, velvety off-white head. Aroma of banana, malt, yeast, alcohol. Similar flavors, with some mild bitterness. Creamy texture. Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
R4N5H (463) - SINGAPORE - NOV 29, 2015
33cl bottle on 19-Oct-2015. Dark amber with a medium sized tan coloured head. Aroma and flavours if sweet malt, dried fruits, figs and alcohol which continues throughout tasting. Sweet dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Umoyk (54) - , - NOV 25, 2015
Bitter and dry. Spicy and rubbery flavours. Fresh bottle (2 months from botting time) has a clear hop character; older bottles lose this. A grainy maltiness in fresh bottles develops into a mellow chocolate flavour in older ones. Good beer.

   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 (3566) - 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 (358) - 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 (7) - NORTHERN IRELAND - 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.

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