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RATINGS: 3159   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 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Mr_Vogel (55) - - MAY 19, 2013
Pours slightly hazy golden with a massive fluffy head that has superb retention. Smell of sweet caramel and malts, yeasty banana, spices, citrus and honey. Taste starts sweet and earthy, bitter builds up into an extremely long aftertaste. In the meantime, the fruits, citrus, spices and yeast make an appearance. Strong carbonation. Aftertaste is dry, bitter and long. Well balanced. Brilliant trappist beer.

   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 (3564) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
szymonskc (153) - 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 (1334) - 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 (859) - 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 (323) - - NOV 7, 2015
Aroma: peach, dried fruits, malty, some alcohol Taste: medium bitter, light sweet, malty, peach, fruity

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