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Westmalle Trappist Tripel - Brouwerij Westmalle

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

3,571 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,571
Reviews: 1,572
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 240
Gots: 291 | 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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freemanj

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-25-2014 05:25:09 | More by freemanj
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dph147

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

Bottle bought from Krogers in Morgantown, WV.

A - golden in color with strong carbonation with a nice white 1.5 finger head, Head retention held up, but not much lacing (I am using a pint glass supplied in hotel room which might be the reason for this).

S - sweet and of wet hay with some citrus tones.

T - sweet tasting with pleasant aftertaste of citrus.

M - very smooth and easy to drink.

D - very drinkable beer. hides alcohol well. Would grab another.

This lighter tripel was easy and enjoyable to drink. I really enjoyed this beer, but at $6 a pop, this might have outpriced itsejf,

02-24-2010 02:56:08 | More by dph147
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jcugafsu

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-06-2014 21:39:25 | More by jcugafsu
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MSandahl23

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-17-2013 02:40:08 | More by MSandahl23
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tmzl

Slovenia

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

10-26-2013 08:22:54 | More by tmzl
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CSO

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

05-01-2014 05:58:01 | More by CSO
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Tellytell

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

08-01-2014 01:18:55 | More by Tellytell
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Nordbier

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-27-2014 04:55:30 | More by Nordbier
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ColForbinBC

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-25-2014 14:19:02 | More by ColForbinBC
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mscott1975

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

04-04-2013 13:12:22 | More by mscott1975
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yasky

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

08-14-2014 00:32:22 | More by yasky
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bsopko

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

02-07-2013 07:06:51 | More by bsopko
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Georgiabeer

Georgia

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

At long last I'm finally reviewing this beer. I don't know how many times I've bought a bottle of this intending to review it and then just never did for one reason or another. In any case, glad to finally review this lovely beer. Pours a hazy golden with a glow. Nice two inch fluffy head that fades to a 1/2 inch cap that sticks around for the duration. Nice nose of orange, coriander, and some other herbal aromas. Tastes quite fruity, with notes of orange peel, bitter orange juice, lots of coriander, a bit of lemon, some slight sweetness- not nearly as much as many tripels- and some earthy, herbal bitterness. Delightful. The mouthfeel is a bit tannic and full, especially on the finish. Nice, a very fine tripel, a classic.

06-12-2011 18:26:55 | More by Georgiabeer
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DaggerEyes

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

picture perfect pour 2 finger high head atop a hazy golden straw body filling my goblet. The head settled into a thin but layer of foam on the surface. Fine lacing clinging to the walls of the glass great smell of apples, pineapple, mango and some caramel or candi sugars, a bit of spice with a little barnyard funk, just a bit.
The spice comes out more on the palate, some pineapple, mango, a bit of the funk here too. Tatse is pretty true to the nose, thought slightly subdued in comparison. A slight tingle of carbonation, fairly full body, juicy smooth mouthfeel, somewhat chewy with a clean finish with a somewhat citric hoppy aftertaste.

A wonderful beer

12-15-2007 23:54:54 | More by DaggerEyes
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jhhollier

Louisiana

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

08-19-2012 13:19:34 | More by jhhollier
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esullivan880


4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

12-14-2012 07:26:49 | More by esullivan880
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match1112

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

a: big thick creamy two finger tall head. hazy yellow body, plenty of bubbles rise to keep a froth on top.

s: spice, yeast, bread, fruit, malts and alochol.

t: a sweet bready malt body holds this together while being accompanied by spice and yeast with hints of light fruit.

m: starts crisp and lively with a medium to full body feel and good carbonation. has a creamy flow with a sharp dry finish accompanied by a warming feel.

o: the warming alochol seems to dominate this beer, just wish it was better hid.

01-01-2012 18:57:57 | More by match1112
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abex44

Texas

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-23-2013 04:50:32 | More by abex44
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rcatalano

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-06-2013 18:26:52 | More by rcatalano
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LoveBeerNo7

Ontario (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-12-2012 16:35:37 | More by LoveBeerNo7
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bwarren82

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

12-27-2013 01:52:09 | More by bwarren82
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plinythederek

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

01-29-2014 04:21:04 | More by plinythederek
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Benesi88

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-10-2013 20:17:32 | More by Benesi88
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ArsMoriendiOU818

New York

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

06-01-2014 04:52:31 | More by ArsMoriendiOU818
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acjones

Japan

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

03-25-2013 03:23:01 | More by acjones
Westmalle Trappist Tripel from Brouwerij Westmalle
96 out of 100 based on 3,571 ratings.