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Westmalle Trappist Tripel - Brouwerij Westmalle

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

3,473 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,473
Reviews: 1,569
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 227
Gots: 256 | FT: 1
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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mjtiernan

New York

4.43/5  rDev +3%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

11.2oz bottle poured into a goblet at slightly above cellar temperature. Best before 28/7/12.

A: White two finger head with tight bubbles. Almost crystal clear golden brown body. A crown of lacing graced the top of the goblet.

S: Quite a bit of bready yeast. Some banana, coriander and pepper. Strong fusel alcohol.

T: It’s tougher than usual to pick out individual flavors. Very balanced with the whole experience working in unison. Bready yeast, lots of pepper, some grassy hops, a bit of caramel, lemon, grain, and alcohol.

M: Very smooth. Medium body, very high carb. A touch astringent but the balance of flavors and pleasant carbonation makes drinkability quite high.

O: This was so balanced that it took work to pull the descriptors out of my brain. Certainly a classic constructed by brewers who really know what they’re doing.

Serving type: bottle

03-07-2012 03:07:37 | More by mjtiernan
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Westmalle Trappist Tripel from Brouwerij Westmalle
96 out of 100 based on 3,473 ratings.