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Lips Of Faith - Pluot - New Belgium Brewing

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341 Ratings
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Ratings: 341
Reviews: 56
rAvg: 3.24
pDev: 17.9%
Wants: 8
Gots: 18 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: chugalug06 on 05-07-2013)
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Kimbo1318, Sep 08, 2014
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senttochris, Aug 27, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +0.3%

oldvines, Aug 24, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -15.1%

[Suggested Glassware: Tulip Glass]

The pour was a clear pale orange with a small (less than 1 finger) white fizzy head that diminished in a matter of seconds, leaving nothing behind and having no lacing to speak of.

The aroma was very mild of pale grain malt and a mild Brett yeast with hints of green apple, banana, plum, pineapple, a light vinous scent and a touch of spice.

The taste was sweet and fruity throughout, progressing slightly with a moderate yeast presence, a mild tartness and a hint of alcohol at the end. The flavor lasted only a short while after the swallow, being somewhat sweet, fruity and lightly tart.

Mouthfeel was light in body and watery in texture with a very soft carbonation.

Overall I was expecting bit more from this brew, although the taste was pleasant it seemed to be a watered down version of a Wild Belgian Ale...


KajII, Aug 22, 2014
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3/5  rDev -7.4%

RoamingGnome, Aug 17, 2014
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HarryPotHead, Aug 16, 2014
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thufflife, Aug 11, 2014
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3/5  rDev -7.4%

stevemorrison616, Aug 11, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +8%

Served in a cervoise at Tap House - Des Plaines.

Another Tap House LoF offering today. Lots of rubber chickens...how apropos. Anyway, this stuff pours a clear brass topped by a finger or so of dirty white foam. The nose comprises pluot juice (it's pretty plummy, but I assume it's the eponymous pluot), Belgian candi sugar, light clove, and a touch of sweet biscuit. The taste brings in more of the same, the pluot taking the leaad, followed by a strong current of sweet biscuit laden with clove, black pepper, and light cinnamon. The body is a stolid medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a dry finish. Overall, a pretty solid flavored tripel, though one that let's the flavoring dictate terms to the tripel base (it doesn't really hurt the proceedings here, I'm just saying).

TMoney2591, Aug 09, 2014
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3.95/5  rDev +21.9%

A: This poured a clear gold with almost no head.
S: It smelled like kiwi and apricots, with some wild honey and peach.
T: It tasted like sweet apricot and peach and kiwi, with some honey and cantaloupe. It had a clean tropical aftertaste.
M: It was oily with some carbonation. Nice smooth body.
D: This was a great unique beer, with delicious tropical scent and taste. The body was nice, and the finish was smooth, with well hidden alcohol. So it was easy to drink. Quality brew.

Pencible, Aug 09, 2014
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Lips Of Faith - Pluot from New Belgium Brewing
75 out of 100 based on 341 ratings.