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Westmalle Trappist Tripel - Brouwerij Westmalle

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

3,493 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,493
Reviews: 1,569
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 226
Gots: 265 | 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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srv33

Michigan

4.13/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a cloudy golden-orange, with a quickly dissapating thin white head. Scent of wheat, light citrus, oak, and and almond. Taste very much follows the nose, but there are additional notes of fruit (apricot, cherry,) pepper, lemon, and a really nice yeast profile, its very clean and complex, and just a little creamy. It lingers on the tongue, very clean aftertaste. Despite the nice flavor profile, it isn't as sweet or rich as I would have expected and the alcohol content isn't hidden very well. The mouthfeel is very odd, bites the tongue initially with lots of fine carbonation then is gone right away with a lingering ghost of the flavor profile, which leads me to compare it to a very dry champagne in terms of mouthfeel. Another great Trappist brew.

Serving type: bottle

08-06-2012 23:04:11 | More by srv33
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Westmalle Trappist Tripel from Brouwerij Westmalle
96 out of 100 based on 3,493 ratings.