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Affligem Tripel - Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem

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BA SCORE
89
very good

576 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 576
Reviews: 333
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.83%
Wants: 34
Gots: 33 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-27-2001)
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Mavigo

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4.26/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

After standing at the Belgian style shelf at Discount Drinks on 12 mile and halsted, I decided to buy this since it was the last one on the shelf. Served it in a tulip.

A: Pours a cloudy, golden honey color with a 1/4 inch bubbly off white head with medium amounts of lacing. There is particles and debris floating in the brew.

S: Very aromatic, reminds me of champagne or white wine, smells of Belgian yeast, malts, citrus, spices, peaches, white grapes, herbs.

T: Tastes incredible, very smooth, flavorful, tastes of wheat, Belgian yeast, pears, grapes, sugar, spices, herbs. Very well balanced, very smooth, nice kick from the alcohol as well.

M: Full bodied beer, with medium carbonation, very thick and flavorful, well balanced as well. Goes down smooth with a champagne-white wine effervescence.

O: Overall, as with other beers I've had from Affligem, it's stupendous. It's quite expensive but whenever I feel like treating myself (which is quite often) this brew will be on my menu. Recommended by me.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2013 20:45:46 | More by Mavigo
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Affligem Tripel from Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem
89 out of 100 based on 576 ratings.