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Tripel Karmeliet - Brouwerij Bosteels

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

3,279 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 3,279
Reviews: 1,196
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 10.28%
Wants: 200
Gots: 371 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Bosteels visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Tripel |  8.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
3 grains - barley, wheat, oat. Styrian hops.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 04-27-2001)
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GinsuDave, May 22, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

first pour from the 750 was clear bright yellow but the finishing pour was hazy and cloudy. huge, medium-sized-bubbled head dissipating to nothing.
smells citrus-y and light-fruity.
tastes citrus-y and light-fruity.
i like the carbonation.
overall, this is a different kind of brew for me. kind of hoppy-tasting, akmost, but without the piney flavor, i guess this is what an OAT< WHEAT< BARLEY from belgium tastes like. my apologies, i had a very time-consuming review erased into the nether regions of cyberspace and this is no reflection of the time or quality of that production. but what i would like to state here is that there is a very nice, relatively new, Belgium pub in Garden Grove, California called THE GLOBE which has this, and about 25 other beautiful Belgian brews, on tap. i have no interest in the business except for converting my hard-earned wages into beautiful belgian suds but i'd like to make more people in the area aware of this site.

pkalix, Aug 25, 2012
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a hazy straw color with visible carbonation. Huge head that leaves a light lacing on the glass.
Smells of wet hay, lemons, butterscotch, white pepper and caramel.
Flavors of lemon wheat, citrus, clove, apple and pear, cinnimon sweetness and a light sourness.
Light/medium body with a smooth feel, extremely drinkable!

rbd13, May 17, 2011
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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 5

A: Served in a 10 oz. Karmeliet glass. Poured a blonde color, cloudy, with a thin white head.
S: Yeast aroma, with banana notes, and a hint of apricot. Slight bit of hops.
T: Malted wheat, very light hop spiciness, with a caramel apple finish. YES! A great taste!
M: Medium carbonation. Almost syrupy mouth feel. The alcohol is not very noticeable.
D: An excellent sipping beer with a lovely combination of tastes.

sonata2008, Aug 01, 2010
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Tripel Karmeliet from Brouwerij Bosteels
96 out of 100 based on 3,279 ratings.