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La Trappe Tripel (Koningshoeven / Dominus) - Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V.

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La Trappe Tripel (Koningshoeven / Dominus)La Trappe Tripel (Koningshoeven / Dominus)

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BA SCORE
88
very good

726 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 726
Reviews: 434
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 10.91%
Wants: 38
Gots: 44 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V. visit their website
Netherlands

Style | ABV
Tripel |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 04-30-2002)
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dcloeren

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3.98/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a hazy amber/orange with a finger of khaki colored fizzy head. The head quickly dissipated into a thin bubble film for the remainder of the beer

Smells like fresh baked sweet bread with some belgian candied yeast and sweet malt in the mix along with some bananas, apples, orange peel with a subtle spicy background.

Taste follows the nose quite nicely with a very rich taste. I feel that the sweet malt really shines through on this one and the rest of the fruit and spices make for a very nice background.

Medium bodied with ample amount of carbonation makes for a great mouthfeel with a drying finish

Overall this was a nice find but nothing over the top by any means. I think this was a very tasty beer without trying too hard. Very pleased that it came in a three pack. Worth picking up if you come across.

Serving type: bottle

06-18-2011 19:30:25 | More by dcloeren
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La Trappe Tripel (Koningshoeven / Dominus) from Bierbrouwerij De Koningshoeven B.V.
88 out of 100 based on 726 ratings.