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Affligem Tripel - Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem

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BA SCORE
89
very good

572 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 572
Reviews: 333
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 10.83%
Wants: 33
Gots: 32 | 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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mpyle

Maryland

3.7/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

App: Golden color with a slight haze. Poured a smallish head (I poured into a small sampling glass). Head very white , tightly bubbled and with moderate retention.

Smell: Sweet with a hint of citrus (lemon?) The slightest hint of alcohol. Generally quite clean.

Taste: Slightly sweet flavor matching the aroma. Not overly sweet though, and dries out nicely in the finish. No bitterness to speak of, and carbonation aids to the drying sensation.

MF: Light-medium body, fairly high carbonation. Alcohol warming is noticeable, but quite smooth and pleasant.

Overall: Flavor is a little bland, but has the sneaky alcohol, high carbonation, and dry finish characteristic of the style.

Serving type: bottle

12-18-2011 00:54:13 | More by mpyle
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Affligem Tripel from Brouwerij De Smedt / Brouwerij Affligem
89 out of 100 based on 572 ratings.