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Cerberus Belgian Tripel - Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

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Cerberus Belgian TripelCerberus Belgian Tripel

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BA SCORE
86
very good

233 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 233
Reviews: 102
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 12.73%
Wants: 9
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is made with one grain and 4 Belgian yeasts, a deceptive golden color, and a malty palate lend complexity to this Belgian Trippel Ale.

(Beer added by: Dogbrick on 04-01-2008)
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Ratings: 233 | Reviews: 102 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Phigg1102
4.05/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a muddled orange with a touch of sediment. Very little head with slight lacing. Apple and pear dominate the aroma. More apple and pear in the taste with some strawberry as well, mild yeast flavors, and honey, quite a sweet beer. Medium to heavy body, with a touch of carbonation. Slight alcohol kick at the end.

Phigg1102, Today at 08:17 AM
Photo of fossage78
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

fossage78, Monday at 04:21 PM
Photo of alex_hart
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

alex_hart, Sep 26, 2014
Photo of jshusc
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

jshusc, Sep 25, 2014
Photo of stomioka
3.72/5  rDev -3.4%

stomioka, Sep 25, 2014
Photo of Immortale25
3.84/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a Funky Buddha Brewery snifter. No readable freshness date.

A- Pours a semi-hazy dark amber color with nearly no head, just a paper-thin ring around the edge of the glass and minimal surface foam.

S- Sharp, boozy aroma of Belgian yeast. A bit of spice, some malt sweetness and maybe a hint of oxidation.

T- Flavor is considerably better than the aroma with a nice dose of Belgian candi sugar and some lightly toasty malt. Also some more spice and the alcohol starts creeping in after multiple sips are taken. Minimal hop bitterness.

M- Slick feel with some vibrance from the spice and alcohol. Medium-low carbonation and a body leaning toward the fuller side.

O- Well this beer started out quite lame but made a quick turnaround. Certainly not one of the best Tripels I've ever had but it disguises the alcohol pretty well and has some nice character to it.

Immortale25, Sep 23, 2014
Photo of JB62
3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

JB62, Sep 21, 2014
Photo of GrumpyGirl
4.5/5  rDev +16.9%

GrumpyGirl, Sep 21, 2014
Photo of northstar23
3.85/5  rDev 0%

northstar23, Sep 13, 2014
Photo of kwjd
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

kwjd, Sep 09, 2014
Photo of JohnofUpton
3.79/5  rDev -1.6%

Better than meh

JohnofUpton, Aug 27, 2014
Photo of jordanimal
3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

jordanimal, Aug 21, 2014
Photo of bespin15
4/5  rDev +3.9%

bespin15, Aug 16, 2014
Photo of taospowder
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

taospowder, Aug 07, 2014
Photo of GetTheYayo
4/5  rDev +3.9%

GetTheYayo, Aug 05, 2014
Photo of ItsBeer4Me
4/5  rDev +3.9%

ItsBeer4Me, Jul 27, 2014
Photo of Will_Rivera
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Will_Rivera, Jul 25, 2014
Photo of OhioRay
3.24/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Poored from a 12 oz. bottle.

A - A pretty, deep orange. Very hazy. Half a finger of head which fades quickly and no lacing.

S - Pears, oranges, a sweet maltyness. Definitely some alcohol present.

T - Very sweet. Tastes like sipping on a white wine. Grape, pear, apples, with an alcohol finish. Any bitterness that is present is overpowered by the sweetness.

M - Light bodied. Good carbonation.

O - Decent beer, not my favorite though. I prefer more of the bubblegummy yeast flavors in tripels as well as a dry, bitter finish. This is a bit too sweet for my liking.

OhioRay, Jul 19, 2014
Photo of Dave_Sutula
4.75/5  rDev +23.4%

Dave_Sutula, Jul 12, 2014
Photo of paulish
4/5  rDev +3.9%

paulish, Jul 07, 2014
Photo of david18
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

david18, Jul 06, 2014
Photo of Snap43nib
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Snap43nib, Jun 26, 2014
Photo of toppoop
4/5  rDev +3.9%

toppoop, Jun 24, 2014
Photo of Brutus627
3/5  rDev -22.1%

Brutus627, Jun 24, 2014
Photo of timoteo833
4/5  rDev +3.9%

timoteo833, Jun 16, 2014
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Cerberus Belgian Tripel from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 233 ratings.