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Tripel Karmeliet - Brouwerij Bosteels

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95
world-class

3,094 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 3,094
Reviews: 1,180
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 10.3%
Wants: 180
Gots: 291 | FT: 5
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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DenverHopHead

Colorado

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-30-2013 20:52:16 | More by DenverHopHead
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Tauroe

Maine

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-29-2013 16:16:06 | More by Tauroe
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Ilafan

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

06-28-2013 23:59:28 | More by Ilafan
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biernack

Netherlands

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-28-2013 08:05:56 | More by biernack
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KimenTshom

California

4/5  rDev -6.3%

06-28-2013 05:06:29 | More by KimenTshom
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b1515152004

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -18%

06-28-2013 04:07:58 | More by b1515152004
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WOLFGANG

South Carolina

5/5  rDev +17.1%

06-27-2013 22:43:06 | More by WOLFGANG
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Hallertau

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-27-2013 04:11:26 | More by Hallertau
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trxxpaxxs

New York

4.09/5  rDev -4.2%

A: Pours a translucent bright light gold with tons of effervescence and two full fingers of pure white head. The foam takes a bit to settle,leaving a big rocky layer of bubbles all across the beer.

S: The nose is gains, spice, unripe bananas, and mild (but stinging) lemon citrus. It smells good. More like a saison than a triple.

T: It starts out dry and chalky with grains, spice, and mild bubblegum. As it moves towards the middle I get that lemon citrus bite along with clove and coriander. As it moves to the back end, I get light malt and unripe bananas. Not too much alcohol. It's just right.

M: Medium bodied beer. It's dry to start with the beer coating the palate. The flavors mingle well when the beer is there. In the finish it's sticky and cloying. The spices tend to linger long after the beer is gone.

O: This is a solid brew. It doesn't strike me as a super traditional triple, as the flavors remind me more of a saison, but this is a delicious treat on a hot summer day. I like it. I'd drink this again if I was in the mood for it.

06-26-2013 20:13:16 | More by trxxpaxxs
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stortore

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-26-2013 01:41:16 | More by stortore
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micko323

New Hampshire

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-26-2013 00:22:27 | More by micko323
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SoCalStout

California

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-24-2013 16:49:34 | More by SoCalStout
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camartin27

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

06-24-2013 02:22:18 | More by camartin27
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beerbtl

California

5/5  rDev +17.1%

06-23-2013 19:53:01 | More by beerbtl
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GuicYHops

Germany

4.11/5  rDev -3.7%

This Belgian brew is a very gassy and very smooth drink with a hint of fruit. Tasty brew to say the least! Light blonde appearance with a fluffy head, could sip, gulp, or chug this one! There is essentially no bite and leaves you wanting another. This beer is a definite must!

06-23-2013 11:54:07 | More by GuicYHops
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FrostyWPG

Manitoba (Canada)

4/5  rDev -6.3%

06-22-2013 15:25:58 | More by FrostyWPG
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Dcunicelli

Pennsylvania

4.1/5  rDev -4%

A: gorgeous golden color purging a perfect white and frothy head about 3 fingers deep.
Smell: nice and pleasant sweet and banana with some yeast. Not as hugely bright as other triples I have had.
T: classic tripel with a range of flavors coming in waves. Bitter ...sweet...banana...yeast. Not as overpowering as other triples I have had.
Mouthfeel: bubbly and light. Very pleasant
Overall: I really enjoyed this beer. Had never heard reviews or tasted before. I was really surprised by how much I liked drinking it all the way to the end. For me, normally a tripel is a bit of a challenge as it overpowers me by the end of the beer. This one tasted great all the way through. Would buy again and recommend.

06-21-2013 16:21:52 | More by Dcunicelli
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ipc2000

New York

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-21-2013 04:13:57 | More by ipc2000
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DarthKostrizer

California

4/5  rDev -6.3%

06-21-2013 01:16:35 | More by DarthKostrizer
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AOShabaz

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-20-2013 23:21:08 | More by AOShabaz
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shehateme

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-20-2013 23:09:53 | More by shehateme
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Kreko7

California

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-20-2013 18:05:21 | More by Kreko7
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erha2

New York

4/5  rDev -6.3%

06-20-2013 17:57:11 | More by erha2
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Kenai4

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-19-2013 03:55:29 | More by Kenai4
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Kmat10

Alberta (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-18-2013 22:02:18 | More by Kmat10
Tripel Karmeliet from Brouwerij Bosteels
95 out of 100 based on 3,094 ratings.