jcwattsrugger (12427) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 19, 2009
@Tampa Wkly Gathering @tpd975s -22oz bottle-pours an offwhite head with cloudy gold color. Aroma is candy sugar, paper, light/medium malt, light/medium fruit-apricot, yeast. Taste is candy sugar, paper, light/medium malt, light/medium fruit-apricot, yeast, perfumy hops, phynols. Sammy (12329) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 24, 2012
Pours deep golden with head. Smells pleasant ginger yeasty. ABove average mouthfeel and carbonation. Ginger snap, bold ginger flavour, with yeast cushioning the finish. Good flavour though not overtly drinkable or complex. rosenbergh (11578) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 26, 2012
650 ml bottle. From Brooklyn, NY. Courtesy of Brandman.sebletitje (10089) - Enghien, BELGIUM - DEC 20, 2009
Cloudy orangey golden colour with dense white creamy head.
Belgian yeast, wheat and rubber in aroma.
Flavour is very much wheat beer like. Belgian yeast, mild bitterness, rubber,
I guess this needs those mentioned fruits and shrimps. I couldn’t find the ginger. Mild spices in aftertaste.
bottle, Tampa xmas gathering.
Pours cloudy golden, white head.
aroma and flavor, pack a punch of citrus hops, yeasty mouthfeel with distinct Belgian notes and grainy; wheat palate, some tea like herbs followed by the spiced ginger root and doughy malts. nimbleprop (8437) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 7, 2010
22oz bottle pours a lightly burnt gold with a cloudy white head. Nose is sweet, boozy, yeasty, lightly musty, orange flowers. Flavor is sweet, candy sugar, cloves, white pepper. Full bodied, sweet finish.
AirForceHops (7296) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 15, 2012
22 oz bottle from Julio’s Liquors’. Used a pint. Cloudy gold in color with sizable soapy type head. Nose is lots of fruit esters. Lots of fruit with sweet malt. Ginger is an afterthought and not real noticeable until it got real warm. Maybe I have been hit with the “power of suggestion” Because I taste mango. A decent wheat/ yeast body. Little bit of sugar. Not a traditional Tripple however, I enjoyed this. A good summer quencher. ABV is not detectable at all. CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - FEB 17, 2008
Pours a mildly hazy, but mostly clear golden bronze with a stringy-lacing white head. Aroma of sweet crystal malt and ginger with some mild Belgian yeastiness. Body starts lightly sweet with some biscuity notes and caramel toffee sugars along with a tough of doughy yeast and crystalized ginger spice before a drier, bitter peppery finish. Also has some light fruity esters throughout. A decently made triple but could use a little more complexity, balance and smoothness. AmEricanbrew (6878) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - FEB 5, 2010
Murky golden color/ fleeting head. Light fruit aromas with belg yeast, perfume, marshmallow. medium body. Soft fruity, earthy flavors of apricots, peaches, toasted marshmallow, cooked ginger, pale malt. Very easy drinking, hit the spot. Braudog (6763) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - MAR 29, 2016
Bottle. Well-bodied, overly beefy pour for a triple (poor spelling there, Rock Art). This has a super, American fruit-salad-at-the-all-you-can-buffet kinda appeal ... overpoweringly sweet, syrupy and (did I say?) sweet. Not loving it. (#6160, 3/29/2016) ben4321 (6535) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - MAR 23, 2012
Location: 22 oz bottle from Buy Rite, 3/23/12
Aroma: The nose has some honey, a decent amount of yeast, and quite bit of spice
Appearance: The pour is a cloudy gold-orange color with a small white head and light lacing
Flavor: The taste is rather sweet as well, with a big spice presence, and minimal bitterness
Palate: The body is light-medium, with a soft carbonation, and a rather sticky feel on the mouth
This was a decent, though heavily sweet, example of a Tripel. It wasn’t a favorite for me, but it was a decent one.