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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.54/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 318   ABV: 10.6%
IN ANCIENT Chinese medicine, the “Triple Burner” was responsible for the production and flow of energy throughout the body. The Triple Burner, or “San Jiao”, is not an actual organ of the body, but a sort of "spiritual water wheel” that takes in food, water, light and air, and transforms them into the life force known as “qi”. Tonics supporting the Triple Burner often included licorice root to encourage “natural sweetness and a light, joyful presence.”

We don’t know if it’s all true, there’s no denying that it sounds really cool. And frankly, we think everyone’s "qi” could use a little more balance. White wine barrels, a licorice spice blend from the famed spice wizard Lior Lev Sercarz, and a strong Belgian-inspired tripel base create Tripel Burner, a heady, aromatic ale that reaches a higher state of serenity.

Take a sip. Do you feel it? A certain warmth, a dry palate opening onto a fleeting impression of sweetness, a rush of figs, a touch of vanilla, a whisper of mint, a transportation of the mind? Poured into a proper glass, among friends, family or other good people, Tripel Burner can bring all the elements of the situation together. Relax and allow the energy to flow between you, your people, the music, the lights, the food. Good. You have arrived. Mind you, we are not claiming that Tripel Burner binds the universe together. That would be preposterous. Wouldn’t it?

Style: Licorice-spiced tripel aged in white wine barrels
Malts: Pilsner
Additions: Licorice spice blend from Lior Lev Sercarz
Hops: Perle, Aurora
Yeast: Our House Belgian Yeast
Original Gravity: 20.5° Plato
(from http://brooklynbrewery.com/brooklyn-beers/bqe/tripel-burner)

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anders37 (27898) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 11, 2018
Bottle. Pours a hazy yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty aroma. Fruity malty spicy yeasty flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty finish.

nilsas (4782) - Bryne, NORWAY - NOV 12, 2017
Brooklyn Tripel Burner Abbey Tripel 745412

Lukt: Søte frukter, krydder.
Utseende: Gulbrun.
Skum/kullsyre: Tynt skum.
Smak: Lakris, krydder, frukter, mandel essens.
Hvor: Brygging og samling hos GT.
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nearbeer (5714) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 6, 2017
750 ml. bottled Q3 2016. Golden with lots of little sea monkeys creating quite a torrent of bubbles. Sugary pillow Belgian style head. Nose is spicy pear, honey, lemon grass, resin and a touch of white wine. Tastes similar with some reedy hops and an earthy spice note that's more pepper, ginger and galangal than licorice to my taste buds. Later sips seem to have a squeeze of lime. Medium bodied with high carbonation, but not explosive in the mouth. Dry slanted with a small abv warmth showing but overall the 10.6% is pretty well disguised by the yeast and spice blend.

fonefan (53055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 16, 2017

Bottle 750ml. @ MBWF 2017 [ Malmö- Öl & Whiskyfestival 2017 ], Malmömässan, Mässgatan 6, 215 32 Malmö, Sweden.

[ As Brooklyn Tripel Burner ].
Hazy - murky matt - grey medium amber orange colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, fruity malt, moderate yeasty, belgium yeast, sweet yeast, anis seed, alcohol, light to moderate spicy. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet with a long duration, licorice - anis seed, cinnamon, sweet yeast, pale malt, alcohol. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft, finish feel is light alcholic. [20170311]

cgarvieuk (26613) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 12, 2017
Murky amber.. Small white head.. Herbal lime... Oily lime fruit nose.. Bitter oily fruit nose... Soft sweet herbal lime fruit.. Juicy sweet fruits.. Light tart lime finish... Light bready fruits.. Tiny cinamon hints... Light bitter woody fruit.. Light dru salty finish.. So there is licorice and figs in here but no other spices .. Which is not where in going.. Im definitely getting a light cinamon and stella says ginger.. Long soft breadies finish 3.9

Stuu666 (15536) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 4, 2017
Bottle at the Brauhaus. Pours deep orange, nose is sugary, caramel, lemon, white pepper, taste is chewy, lemon, grapes, oak, toffee, peppery, ginger.

Hiledd (137) - Massachusetts, USA - AUG 12, 2017
Clove, pepper, biscuit, honey aroma. Hazy yellow brown with flakes-sediment. Heavy bready palate with warming alcohol finish. Biscuit, clove, honey, melon, apricot flavors. Lots of different flavors and very complex profile. Slow sipper. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

ScoWRee (425) - Perkiomen, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2017
Pours a deep golden color with a thick foamy head. Aroma is slight. Taste is crisp, citrusy, spicy. A definite Licorice taste. I drink a lot of Abbeys....This is just ok

beer_est_deus (1328) - örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 23, 2017
Dimmig/grumlig orange, lätt färgat skum. Doft: Örter, gräs, alkohol, lite lakritsrot, gammeldags medicin. Smak: Som doft med fokus på medicinen + fikon.

Gluepot (783) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 13, 2017
A surprisingly thin looking straw body with an explosive white head. The nose has acidic fruit, sawdust, figs and sweet malt. The overdone carbonation really puts a damper on an otherwise tasty tripel. Plums, figs, berries, brown sugar, grapes, a touch of nutmeg and acidic and tart dark and citrus fruit all work into the mix. A smooth and sleek mouth feel. Not as rich and sticky as expected.

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