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Brewed by The Little Brewing Company
Style: Abbey Tripel
Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia

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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Made using the highest quality, fresh natural ingredients and contains no preservatives or additives. Not pasteurised so that the beer retains its full flavour.
The Mad Abbot Tripel is a fruity, pale, very strong ale.

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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sevenlee (1846) - Central Coast, NSW, AUSTRALIA - MAY 26, 2013
Pours a hazy orange with a white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, yeast, straw and some spices. Taste is light to medium sweet of fruit leading to a fruity, yeasty and clove finish. Pretty good.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KeefOz (1785) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - MAR 9, 2017
BB 22 JAN 2019. Poured a hazy golden amber with a three- to four-finger off-white frothy head that retained very well but laced poorly. Carbonation high, average and fine to medium. Aroma is very yeasty with hints of cloves and faint sweet banana; alcohol well hidden becoming slight as it warms. Taste is moderately sweet with low spices (cloves, pepper); alcohol well hidden. Medium body. Clean, smooth and slightly dry with a slightly sweet finish. Easy drinking.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nate2g (1548) - Boomtown!, AUSTRALIA - DEC 26, 2009
Bottle. Pours hazy golden with a frothy white head that slowly collapsed, Some light sediment evident in the glass. Nose of spice, orange, stonefruit, vanilla and banana...quite an appealing mix. The flavour is pleasant and mirrors the aroma nicely. A nice lingering fruitiness in the finish. Softly carbonated. Hides the abv extremely well. Its well attenuated and a refreshingly tasty tripel...well done LBC.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Pyobon (1377) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 31, 2012
(bottle) Poured hazy golden with some off-white head. Rich fruit and caramel / toffee aroma with lovely floral hints. Full bodied, even oily with plenty of fine carbonation. Flavour is sweet malt / toffee and rich fruitiness at start which develops some peppery spiciness and the high alcohol starts to show through. A good long finish with some slight and pleasant bitterness. Overall an excellent strong Belgian style beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dervock (1210) - AUSTRALIA - MAR 26, 2016
Bottle - pours yellow gold with a small quickly disappearing head. Aroma is spice mainly clove, bit of banana and malt. Lots of phenol up front then a transition into a first banana and then spicy finish. Palate is light but fizzy.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
johninmelb (1127) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 4, 2013
Pours a rich, dark, amber colour, cloudy with a quickly dissipating head. Nose is initially hoppy, fading to a very mild fruity bouquet. Flavour follows the nose with a big fruit hit followed by a gentle, hoppy somethingness ... although the alcohol adds a slightly acidic astringency. Overall a nice beer in the abbey style but not to the standard of any Trappist.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bluebetty (1021) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 19, 2009
Bottle. Pours a nice golden orange. Slightly hazy. Dense offwhite head. Some lacing as the head falls away. Yeast aromas show through initially with bread and banana most prominent. Some malt sweetness and a little caramel also. Great falvours with some malt sweetness, honey, caramel and citrusy hops. Nice dryish finish. Mouthfeel seems to be pretty good. One of the better australian made tripels I have tried. Good beer

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jolo (1003) - Uppsala, Sweden, SOUTH AFRICA - MAR 6, 2012
Bottle (tasting at Omhpers) A hazy orange yellow colour with a small white head. An aroma of yeast, citrus and banana.. The taste is medium bitter. A medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation and a medium long duration.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerChaser0078 (909) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - NOV 29, 2009
Bottle. Pours golden orange with a creamy white head that never completely disappears. Sweet aroma has notes of honey, banana, caramel, candy and pineapple. Flavour still has some sweetness but not as much as the aroma; there are stronger notes of malt, citrus, yeast, spice and some tropical fruit. Mouthfeel is on the light side, with a lot of prickly carbonation and a medium to long bitter/sweet finish with a hint of sourness. Overall this is a fairly good interpretation of a tricky style, especially for an Australian brewer and the alcohol is hardly noticeable at all.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ndon (857) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2010
bottle. pours a golden orange with a thick off-white head. aroma is of stone fruits and banana. taste is of a sweet caramel malt with citrus and stone fruit, followed by a dry, bitter finish


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