Brewed by Brouwerij Van Steenberge
Style: Belgian Strong Ale
Ertvelde, Belgium


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RATINGS: 240   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 279   ABV: 9.3%
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Enjoy this bottle conditioned blond triple living ale. Its pleasant hoppyness is masterly balanced with a soft round and joyous sweetness, enveloped in a radiating glow.

It will put a spell on you!

Witches' Brew

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
degbert (1119) - Austin, Texas, USA - JAN 12, 2013
Bottle. Pours a hazy gold-peach with a very sticky, very lacy, creamy head. Nose is white grape. Very sweet and fruity, with a bitter smoky undertone; the finish is very unpleasant. I just don’t care for this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blankboy (6052) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 11, 2013
Bottle [750ml]. Pours a clear, very bubbly gold with a huge diminishing fizzy/rocky white head. Aroma of Belgian yeast, light grassy hops, bready malt, sweetness and some spices. Flavour of Belgian yeast, pepper, grassy hops, alcohol, a bit of honey and a dry slightly bitter finish. Slightly overcarbonated to me. As I mentioned, there’s some alcohol present but not 9.3%. Medium bodied. Pretty good and enjoyable Tripel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
pootzboy (1590) - Hawgville, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 10, 2013
A bottle conditioned triple which pours a pale clouded gold. Massive meringue head. Lively natural carbonation. Aroma is pleasing - spics, apricot, sharp hop tones, earthy mustiness. Flavout is bright, fruity, spritzy, some complexity midnpalate and a long drying sharp hoppy finish with yeasty tones. Really nice drinking.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
boobooi (28) - - JAN 6, 2013
Smelt of bread, dough, alcohol, citrus and tasted about the same too. Very nice beer. I would definitely buy this beer again.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
thooper41 (548) - BELGIUM - JAN 3, 2013
750 mL bottle: Appearance is golden brown with slow fading white head. Aroma is of stale malt. Taste is of stale malt and hardly Belgian. Honestly think this could be my least favorite Belgian brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
smartlung (159) - Valrico, Florida, USA - DEC 28, 2012
light body, medium body, that beer was pretty f ing awesome with a nice buzz. astringent, long finish, fizzy, medium body,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kevinsenn (1076) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 27, 2012
750mL bottle from LCBO. Pours clear and golden with a foamy 1-inch head. Aroma is typical Belgian spicy yeast. Taste is quite sweet - sweet malt, slight spice and alcohol. Fine, but nothing too special.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
robinvboyer (3108) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 26, 2012
Clear golden pour, huge rocky white head. Soft yeasty aroma, sweet sugars, pears and apples. Body is a little thin, carb is way over the top. Finish is very light on the bitterness. Mineral and metallic aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
AGAquino (659) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 25, 2012
Cloudy yellow with a nice foamy head. Yeasty flavours with sweet malts and citrus notes.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cyrenaica (968) - Milton, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 18, 2012
750ml bottle
9.3% ABV
Atrium on Bay LCBO Outlet (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
December 16, 2012
The beer poured a slightly hazed golden colour with a thin rocky white head and plenty of effervescence. The aroma is yeast, light fruits, honey, and grains. The mouthfeel is medium bodied with mild carbonation. The flavour has honey sweetness, yeastiness, grains, and citrus. Not bad.

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