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Tripel Karmeliet - Brouwerij Bosteels

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95
world-class

2,971 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,971
Reviews: 1,172
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 10.3%
Wants: 163
Gots: 237 | FT: 4
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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alex_hart

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

04-20-2013 16:35:41 | More by alex_hart
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soxandbeer

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -6.3%

04-20-2013 00:48:42 | More by soxandbeer
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NandoPereira

Brazil

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-19-2013 02:35:30 | More by NandoPereira
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Sillycyberfunguy

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-18-2013 22:08:15 | More by Sillycyberfunguy
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fearfactory

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-18-2013 21:08:15 | More by fearfactory
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Hazy

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

04-18-2013 01:01:48 | More by Hazy
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Fantalek

New York

3.5/5  rDev -18%

04-16-2013 03:32:52 | More by Fantalek
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Necronomad

Switzerland

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

04-15-2013 20:40:11 | More by Necronomad
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Elbrownbag

Netherlands

4/5  rDev -6.3%

04-13-2013 19:08:00 | More by Elbrownbag
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jplopez21

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-13-2013 05:15:20 | More by jplopez21
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AugustusRex

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev -6.3%

04-12-2013 14:09:05 | More by AugustusRex
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Trappist_Vince

Texas

5/5  rDev +17.1%

04-11-2013 18:47:11 | More by Trappist_Vince
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mfgreene

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -6.3%

04-11-2013 16:11:12 | More by mfgreene
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jkball01

Kentucky

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-11-2013 03:46:11 | More by jkball01
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CBHird

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-10-2013 13:06:40 | More by CBHird
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DenverLogan

Colorado

4.65/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

From big corked bottle dated 21/03/12. Poured in a medium Duvel glass.
Big pop of cork and slight gush.
Pours a gold yellow with big active head.
Aroma of candy sugar, malts, citrus spritz.
Moderate carbonation and modest mouthfeel.
Flavors of malts, grassy hops, lemon & lime, candy sugar, fresh bread, light spice. Overall one of my favorite Belgian brews...refreshing, full body with nice malt sweetness, some complexity but very drinkable.

Serving type: bottle

04-10-2013 04:12:40 | More by DenverLogan
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eboli72

Indiana

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

04-09-2013 16:23:10 | More by eboli72
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FreshZ

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

04-09-2013 16:17:02 | More by FreshZ
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Robyn

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

04-09-2013 15:32:30 | More by Robyn
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RichardMNixon

Pennsylvania

4.95/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Pours a straw body with a lively head that fades to a persistent fizz. Lacing is short-lived but vibrant.
Wonderful aromas of yeast and a surprising amount of spice. Gets fruitier as it warms.
Carbonation starts high for my taste but gets lower and very smooth given time.
Tripel isn't a style I'm generally fond of, but I'll be getting some more of this one.

Serving type: bottle

04-08-2013 23:33:07 | More by RichardMNixon
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Bnoise11

California

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-06-2013 23:12:22 | More by Bnoise11
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wroywel

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-06-2013 21:04:14 | More by wroywel
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RWACKO

New York

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-06-2013 13:03:32 | More by RWACKO
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Maillard

California

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

04-06-2013 04:55:17 | More by Maillard
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RD1163

California

1.5/5  rDev -64.9%

04-06-2013 03:42:48 | More by RD1163
Tripel Karmeliet from Brouwerij Bosteels
95 out of 100 based on 2,971 ratings.