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style
RATINGS: 550   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed at first at Van Steenberge, now brewed at Koningshoeven - La Trappe brewery.

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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
timc100 (314) - Park Ridge, Illinois, USA - OCT 15, 2012
Pretty average tripel, but enjoyable. Orange peel, spice, Belgian yeast, apple cider. Overall mild. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
n0mel (250) - FINLAND - OCT 1, 2012
Bottle. Hazy golden color, bottle overflowed when opened. No biggie. Smells sweet. Very smooth on the palate, nice! Tastes sweet and a bit fruity (i.e. a more complex sweetness). Some alcohol burn. Feels a bit like a mellower Samaranth. Perhaps I am only connecting these two due to the brewery. Anyway, an enjoyable beer. Good thing I drank it quite cold, hiding the alcohol burn a bit I bet.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
laiti (8316) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 8, 2012
33 cl bottle @ hotel room, Brussels. Rated on 19.07.2010
Aroma is sweetish with lots of wheat, some yeast and ripe fruits. Flavour has fruits, some apricot, yeasty notes and some alcohol. A bit too boozy but good still.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AGAquino (667) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 4, 2012
From notes, at Bar Volo. Clear yellow colour w/. nice foamy head and some lace. Nice hoppy sweet aroma, refreshing hop bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPad

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kayres (871) - , Georgia, USA - AUG 13, 2012
Nice beer right to style. Pours a bit cloudy and darker than expected almost brown. Sweet apple nose. Smooth yeasty applely medium bodied ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
keepersj12 (3091) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - JUL 30, 2012
Pours a hazy amber with a thin head. The aroma is very fruity with sweet and sour notes along with some Belgian spices and a hint of booze. the flavor is also fruity and a bit of the booze warms the throat. There is also a bit of pepper and a nice bitter feel to it. Medium bodied and very refreshing.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
OllieBBommel (1531) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 28, 2012
[email protected], 33cl. Head: thick white colored foam. Color: gold. Aroma: malt. Taste: bitter, mild. Palate: dry, CO2. Overall: hmmm, dont know.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcberko (16965) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 22, 2012
Bottle at Saraveza, pours a cloudy golden with a medium white head. Aroma of tart fruits, stone fruits, Belgian yeast. Flavour is both tart and sweet, with over-ripe fruits, light Belgian yeast and more of the over-ripe fruits. Very atypical for a tripel, much sweeter and slightly tarter. Excellent, despite its unorthodoxy.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mar (5380) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 18, 2012
Gold pour with a white head. Nose is green apples, dried fruits, alcohol, belgian yeast, and sweet. Easy palate, heavy green apples, sweet, honey, dried fruits, and a smooth finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Noctilucus (106) - All over Belgium, BELGIUM - JUN 28, 2012
Serious gusher, somewhere between blonde and amber, hazy with quickly disappearing foam. Nose of subdued hops (maybe because it wasnt cold enough), slightly fruity, a little sweet. Taste of grains and quite some alcoholic warmth, bitterness but not too strong, almost a hint of honey in there. Apart from the alcohol not such a strong taste but nice overall. Smooth aftertaste, lingering afterglow and a mix of hops and again that grainy character. A slight, delicate bitterness adds complexity. This was a pleasant surprise for me, nicely balanced; not overly complex but it has an evolving, rounded taste.


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