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Affligem Tripel - Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem

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BA SCORE
89
very good

582 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 582
Reviews: 334
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.83%
Wants: 35
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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Reviews by mmmbirra:
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mmmbirra

Italy

3.2/5  rDev -19.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Looks nice. A nice golden tripel with some serious foam.
OK. A little fruitiness, maybe a little spice, but nothing outstanding.
Really just doesn't taste that good. Too sweet, and so lacking that slight crispness and bite that I expect from a tripel. There's some strange slickness left on my tongue with a slight astringency in the back of my throat.
Mouthfeel is lacking, again the slickness.
Eh, there are so many better tripels out there, and so many strong blonde Belgian beers in general to really bother with this one. Nice and cheap though(1.60 for a 33)

Serving type: bottle

08-02-2013 13:52:35 | More by mmmbirra
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Affligem Tripel from Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem
89 out of 100 based on 582 ratings.