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Tripel Karmeliet - Brouwerij Bosteels

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95
world-class

2,926 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 2,926
Reviews: 1,172
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 10.33%
Wants: 162
Gots: 225 | 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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joegard

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

07-03-2014 17:43:11 | More by joegard
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Sad_Spirit


5/5  rDev +17.4%

07-01-2014 18:52:42 | More by Sad_Spirit
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FrankHashimoto

Illinois

4/5  rDev -6.1%

07-01-2014 15:44:50 | More by FrankHashimoto
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Schlafly33

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -12%

07-01-2014 12:43:08 | More by Schlafly33
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UnoMasBelgian

California

4/5  rDev -6.1%

06-30-2014 19:27:58 | More by UnoMasBelgian
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Dubldown

California

4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

06-30-2014 18:57:37 | More by Dubldown
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Jordy777

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

06-30-2014 15:45:39 | More by Jordy777
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Troublebar

China

4/5  rDev -6.1%

06-30-2014 09:12:03 | More by Troublebar
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BEERchitect

Kentucky

4.3/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

As a seriously sculpted Belgian "tripel" ale, the idealistic blend of floral aroma, citrusy taste and winy backdrop gives this ale a harmonious taste from sip 'til finish.

Tripel Karmeliet opens with a rich golden and semi-bright color that's similar of honey. And that same aura transpires on the nose and early palate as the ale blooms with honeysuckle perfume, citrusy coriander, an overall flowery sense and a confectioner's type of sweetness.

As the middle opens up, the beer simply hits its stride- developing a lemon and apple flavor that's much more of chardonnay, dry cider and mead once the honeyed sweetness seeps in. Its acidic brightness lifts the thin powdered sugar and charming cookie dough yeastiness, and then invites the herbal "tea" hop essence that ensues.

Even in finish, its lovely bouquet holds confidently even as the ale's quickly drying, sweet straw bitterness and vinous acidity dries the beer with ease. There's still a candied and perfumy nature to the beer that doesn't overstep its boundaries. Though semi-dry in taste, the ale is effortless on the mouth and stomach; making it a fool-proof choice for any drinking occasion.

Serving type: on-tap

06-30-2014 05:03:31 | More by BEERchitect
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reaganrvltn

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev -12%

06-29-2014 20:48:15 | More by reaganrvltn
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Dayman766

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -23.7%

06-29-2014 13:54:03 | More by Dayman766
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goaman

Portugal

3.75/5  rDev -12%

06-28-2014 23:12:09 | More by goaman
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Dannymaccs


4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

06-28-2014 20:44:17 | More by Dannymaccs
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pipp

Spain

4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

06-28-2014 10:16:57 | More by pipp
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kerryrichard

Texas

4/5  rDev -6.1%

06-28-2014 01:05:28 | More by kerryrichard
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barryjg

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

06-27-2014 18:17:26 | More by barryjg
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sammyg832

Arizona

5/5  rDev +17.4%

06-27-2014 16:09:03 | More by sammyg832
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dreis

Massachusetts

4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

06-27-2014 00:18:10 | More by dreis
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sergius196


4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

06-26-2014 20:57:40 | More by sergius196
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mille_K

Czech Republic

4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

06-26-2014 18:46:35 | More by mille_K
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Gregaroo

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

06-26-2014 17:52:57 | More by Gregaroo
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miroslav

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

06-26-2014 08:56:39 | More by miroslav
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mc4z

California

4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

06-26-2014 02:55:58 | More by mc4z
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TreyIsWilson

Michigan

4.26/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

A - Pours a cloudy gold with a two-finger foamy white head. The head dissapates quickly leaving no lacing.

S - Aromas of banana, pear, cloves, and yeasty esters.

T - Taste is fruity with a combination of green apple, banana, & pear. The fruitiness is balanced out mid palate with sweet malts, Belgian yeast and spices (corriander and white pepper).

M - Medium bodied with high carbonation. Sticky and dry finish.

O - This is an awesome Tripel. Well worth the price. Absolutely delicious.

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2014 02:29:20 | More by TreyIsWilson
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parintele

Romania

4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

06-24-2014 18:37:35 | More by parintele
Tripel Karmeliet from Brouwerij Bosteels
95 out of 100 based on 2,926 ratings.