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Westmalle Trappist Tripel - Brouwerij Westmalle

Westmalle Trappist TripelWestmalle Trappist Tripel

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

3,208 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3208
Reviews: 1555
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10%


Brewed by:
Brouwerij Westmalle 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 11-06-2000)
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SleepyMonk

Australia

4.65/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Chilled bottle poured into a Westmalle wide mouth chalice glass.

The Westmalle Tripel pours with a huge and bulging foam head that rises quickly and settles at 2 fingers for good amount of time.

The beer in the chalice is a bright golden color and even though it has a translucent/haze like finish it could almost be described as having a shiny quality.

The nose isn't over bearing but what it does let loose is a complex collection of citrus fruits and rinds.

Taste produces juicy malt sweetness and spice thanks to strong hops. The remaining tastes flow through like waves starting with the sweet malt and spicy hops, then on to citrus bite and a zinging alcohol kick.

Finish is a hefty amount of dried yeast and a smooth coating of honey that only adds to the complex palate already experienced.

One of the best brew available

Serving type: bottle

05-15-2009 05:39:35 | More by SleepyMonk
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Westmalle Trappist Tripel from Brouwerij Westmalle
96 out of 100 based on 3,208 ratings.