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Brewed by Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan
Style: Abbey Tripel
Brugge, Belgium

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RATINGS: 796   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Traditional top-fermentation beer that referments in the bottle. Brewed by the unique family brewery De Halve Maan, which has been located in the historical heart of Bruges since 1856. Straffe Hendrik is an authentic Belgian Triple beer, still brewed according to the original recipe. To serve cool.

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3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
hansvf (891) - - DEC 15, 2013
UPDATED: JUN 6, 2015 Lekker. Zoet met een bittertje. Ruikt ook lekker. Troebel met dun schuim laagje. Nu rollade Beoordeling bij blind proeven herzien van 3.9 naar 3.2


4.4
rachel.c (7) - - JUL 18, 2017 does not count
Had at the brewery. The double is also very good and a darker brown ale but this one is hippies and a lighter more refreshing but higher in alcohol beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
surething_ii (365) - Šenkvice, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 13, 2017
Bottle at brewery. Aroma: Belgian yeast Look: hazy amber Taste: high voltage is there, taste is rich and full Overall: nice tripel

4.1
tlyx (101) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 6, 2017
Fruktig, blommig arom med jästtoner. Plommon, jäst och bränt socker. Lätt beska. ljuvlig välbalanserad triple.

4.5
loscovar (249) - Villeneuvette, FRANCE - JUL 5, 2017
Bottle from la superette a bieres. What a beer! That’s how triples should taste like!

3.7
harrisoni (18572) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 25, 2017
Bottle at the brewery Brugge . Hazy orange gold colour lasting white head. Spicy hoppy tripel aroma. Well constructed tripel. Good orange candied peel fruit flavour. Good sweet and hoppy dry balance. Good i thought very well balanced. Yes i like the intense orange flavour. Yet a good stinging dry finish.

4.6
HourGlass13 (881) - North Carolina, USA - JUN 12, 2017
Pours golden amber with orange high lights, and a nice white cap head. Aroma is sweet like a birthday cake, with stone fruit, almonds. Taste is sweet and sticky with candied fruits, esters, and complex goodness from beyond this plane. Great flavor. Mouthfeel is crisp clean and has a great mildly spicy aftertaste. Balanced. Definitely packs a punch, but in the nicest way possible. Excellent all around.

4.8
freekyp (2235) - Thomasville, North Carolina, USA - JUN 10, 2017
Complex, with a stone fruit and yeast estery nose. Well blended flavors make it difficult to pick out individual components, but the sum of the total is otherworldly good, with each sip revealing new paths of flavor. Spicy yeast lends a consistent zest. Big 9% ABV is well hidden. Revel and be humbled, for you are surely unworthy mortal slime.

3.9
emincems (95) - - JUN 9, 2017
bottle. nice deep gold, slightly orange color. foam isn’t strong as I expected. full bodied, well carbonated. tastes slightly sweet malts, caramel, spices and slight citrus. balanced finish.

3.5
erikaraeb (218) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 6, 2017
Yeasty, burnt sugar aroma followed by a similar, yet complex, taste profile. Less yeasty in flavour than some other abbey tripels which is my personal preference. However, less of a clean finish than others, as well; layered, astringent herby notes hang around in the mouth for a while. Overall, though, a great go-to tripel.

3.7
dimeon (313) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - MAY 30, 2017
A: Dark clear orange with a large white head. N: Sweet malts T: Malt sweetness, but so much more going on. Complex citrus peel and a strong bitterness to balance the other elements. P: Full O: Excellently made tripel


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