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(512) THREE - (512) Brewing Company

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(512) THREE(512) THREE

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

89 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 89
Reviews: 11
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 9.41%
Wants: 5
Gots: 16 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
(512) Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
For our 3rd Anniversary release we knew we had to pull out all the stops. Please welcome to the family… (512) THREE Belgian Style Tripel! Brewed in the spirit of the abbey ales of Belgium, (512) THREE pours a deep golden with a dense, creamy white head. The authentic Belgian yeast strain produces a complex, spicy palate that balances ripe fruity esters with bready malts and firm but subtle hops. Our house-made liquid invert sugar contributes an effervescent mouthfeel that finishes smooth and silky but enticingly dry, barely betraying its nearly 9.5% ABV/VOL!

(Beer added by: Mora2000 on 10-13-2011)
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Reviews by specksnreds:
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4.03/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Lovely balance, and balance is unappreciated. Fruity pebbles in the nose as the aroma wafted up from an orange pour. Sans much head, but the carbon dioxide is there aplenty. Not too estery, not too much bittering. Just balance. Eminently drinkable thanks to a complete lack of cloying sweetness, with a bit of a sweet tart finish (the yellow ones, not those shit purple ones). Clean, clean, clean on the back-o-the-tongue. Man what a fun beer, and don't confuse its balance with lack of character. A tripel I'd get again and again. I am so 512's bitch.

specksnreds, Dec 15, 2011
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Tiernan, Aug 08, 2013
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3.8/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the Flying Saucer in Fort Worth.

The beer pours a slightly hazy golden color with a large white head. The aroma is wheat and grain with some Belgian yeast notes mixed in. I also get a little orange citrus in the aroma.

The flavor is a mix of wheat, biscuit malt and grain with some banana and spice notes. I also get a little bit of citrus and some Belgian yeast. The alcohol is noticeable but not overwhelming.

Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

Mora2000, Oct 13, 2011
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Had this on tap at the Holy Grail after work. Good beer selection and good food. The THREE is very (512). Solid beer that's hard to complain about. I'm not sure that I'd clamor for them to make this again, but I'd order it over a lot of beers if it was around.

The beer is a hazy straw color. I always have a hard time judging a beer unless I pour it myself... Still, this doesn't stand out to me in any way.

The nose is banana upon first whiff. Much more than I expected. Further approaches find some booze, wheat and black pepper. I'd call it solidly bold.

The taste is banana, but that's matched by an aggressive wheat/straw flavor. The spices come last and round out the beer. The spices are clove and pepper according to my palate.

The THREE is very drinkable and solid. Let's leave it at that.

UTCengOwl, Oct 24, 2011
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(512) THREE from (512) Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 89 ratings.