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RATINGS: 3311   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.84/5   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.


Bule's rating

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bule (1807) - California, USA - SEP 27, 2013
12oz bottle at Matteo's. Pours a pale golden color with a bit of fine head. Fruity belgian yeast flavors. So easy going.


4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Luneylane (23) - Taipei City, TAIWAN - AUG 24, 2016
A bottle from Jason’s in the basement of 101, drunk at home. Aroma: nice, slightly sour vegetable-like smell. Appearance: slightly hazy, orange-amber, minimally frothy off-white head. Palate: full-bodied, lively carbonation, long, very boozy finish. Taste: very complex, plenty of fruit in there, the alcohol certainly makes its presence known. This beer is a work of art, lovely.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jice (304) - Grenoble, FRANCE - AUG 19, 2016
Valeur sûre. Note: bière expirée en avril 2011 dégustée après 5 ans (oubli!). Bonne tenue, le goût a évolué, plus fort et alcool plus présent. A comparer avec une récente.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
stixynix (1) - - AUG 18, 2016 does not count
Favourite beer. Love most Belgian trappist beers but this tops them all for me

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
pietlavens (3) - BELGIUM - AUG 13, 2016 does not count
A real topgame. A bit fruity and a little beet sweet. My personal topbeer. Perfect in when it is cold enough.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bdleedahl (169) - , Saskatchewan, CANADA - AUG 10, 2016
A very good tripel, not my favourite Belgian style, but all around well made. I don't think it's as good as its ratings on here suggest, because it is so popular. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
roldano (86) - - AUG 4, 2016
Espuma blanquecina que permanece como una fina corona, color dorado anaranjado y turbio, aroma intenso en nariz bastante dulce, sabor potente que torna de un sabor afrutado en inicio que se torna en un regusto seco y duradero.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Echon (344) - Århus, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2016
Amber. Malt, fruity notes, spicy yeast, and in the aroma, some noble hops. Very rich, sweet and slightly pungent taste, with a dry and lightly bitter finish. A bit of alcohol, too. Medium body, with high carbonation. Overall, a wonderful tripel, and one of the best. Incredibly tasty, balanced, and still very drinkable.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rafax (91) - POLAND - AUG 1, 2016
Bottle. Light yellow, little bit hazy with nice long lasting white head. Yeasty and fruity (citrus) aromas, rather low. Low body, medium carbonated, dry but with light oily mouth feel . In taste also yeasty with slightly acidic / bitter finish and alcohol warming. Very interesting, good and very drinkable for the 9,5%.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Adamsville (196) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 29, 2016
Apparence : Dorée, plutôt limpide, quelques sédiments, très gros col blanc mousseux laissant une belle dentelle, effervescence moyenne et moyennement rapide.
Nez : Phénols de la levure belge très dominants (coriandre?), légèrement céréalier, très légers agrumes frais, léger alcool en trame de fond. Intensité moyenne.
Goût : Phénols, phénols et phénols! Je crois percevoir de la coriandre, du clou de girofle et du poivre de Sichuan qui rappelle en même temps un peu le piquant citron.
Sensation : Effervescence moyenne-faible, corps moyen, chaleur d’alcool bien présente, poivré sur la langue, longue finale chaleureuse, sèche à l’amertume contenue.
Bref : Surprise! Après un nez plutôt discret, on a une explosion de phénols en bouche accompagnés de malt bien sucré, d’une amertume en finale et tout ça dans un corps bien rempli pour une Triple. On dirait pratiquement un petit biscuit épicé. Belle exécution qui manque malheureusement de tonus au nez.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nutjes (134) - Heestert-Zwevegem, BELGIUM - JUL 26, 2016
33cl-fles van bij Tabac&Co - Palais des bières te Dottenijs (in Famiflora) U: wazig goudblond met witte schuimkraag G: Banaan, mout, kruidig, wat gist en ook een alcoholtoets S: zoetig, fruitig (opnieuw banaan), gist. De bitterheid wordt gecamoufleerd door de zoete fruitigheid. Af en toe ook een ietwat storende alcoholtoets. De moeder der tripels is degelijk maar zal nooit mijn favoriet worden.


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