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Westmalle Trappist Tripel - Brouwerij Westmalle

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

3,436 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 3,436
Reviews: 1,569
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 10.23%
Wants: 215
Gots: 246 | 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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ErwinGS

Belgium

4/5  rDev -7%

11-24-2012 15:11:00 | More by ErwinGS
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kirkse

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-24-2012 04:34:19 | More by kirkse
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thestranger99

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-23-2012 19:31:58 | More by thestranger99
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oso

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-23-2012 00:07:14 | More by oso
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andant

New York

3.75/5  rDev -12.8%

11-22-2012 02:43:28 | More by andant
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cfalovo97

Ontario (Canada)

2/5  rDev -53.5%

11-22-2012 02:11:06 | More by cfalovo97
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sneaks2210

New York

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

11-21-2012 19:01:44 | More by sneaks2210
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gshak

Texas

4/5  rDev -7%

11-20-2012 20:13:57 | More by gshak
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nico_freespirit


4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-19-2012 22:10:06 | More by nico_freespirit
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eclipse54

Minnesota

4.03/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A corked and caged 750mL bottle, born on 03/15/2012. Split into tulips.

Pours a vibrant, hazy yellow color with golden and orange hues. Roughly two inches of pure white, fluffy head develops; it leaves a nice, frothy coating on the glass as it settles. The aroma is of wheat, straw, white pepper, lemon citrus, a bit of tart orange, funky yeast, and some acidic apple notes. It tastes of light grains (straw, hay, wheat), some grass, lemon and orange citrus, sour apple, funky yeast, and a hint of clove. No surprises here, it tastes how you would expect from the aroma. The mouthfeel is light, crisp, and a hint acidic. A clean, but almost prickly finish from the carbonation livens it up. Overall, a great beer that is always worth returning to.

Serving type: bottle

11-17-2012 22:31:22 | More by eclipse54
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t0rin0

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-15-2012 02:06:26 | More by t0rin0
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mtbdonn

Colorado

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

11-13-2012 21:33:02 | More by mtbdonn
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robmoak

Mississippi

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-13-2012 17:18:21 | More by robmoak
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Envelopes

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-13-2012 15:26:27 | More by Envelopes
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kanno


4/5  rDev -7%

11-13-2012 02:15:35 | More by kanno
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SadMachine

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-11-2012 18:46:02 | More by SadMachine
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djl9701

Illinois

4/5  rDev -7%

11-11-2012 03:14:39 | More by djl9701
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Dank26

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +16.3%

11-09-2012 09:19:49 | More by Dank26
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marvmoreno

Philippines

4.75/5  rDev +10.5%

11-08-2012 06:44:59 | More by marvmoreno
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Michigan

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-08-2012 03:54:15 | More by Michigan
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andthevolcano

Delaware

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-07-2012 03:15:23 | More by andthevolcano
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redleg64

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

11-07-2012 02:08:42 | More by redleg64
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DannyHartman


4.4/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

As I pour an 11.2 oz. bottle into a room temperature pint glass, a massive 2-3 inch head (with good retention) appears atop a hazy and beautiful yellowish/orangish/gold brew.... There's very visible sediment floating throughout the drink due to the Belgian yeast in the bottle.... Plentiful lacing is left behind during the drink.

I take a whiff and immediately get funky Belgian yeast.... Following that, I get fruitiness like that of banana and a hint of apple.... There's even lemon citrus in the nose.... Sweet and spicy.... I love it.

As I'm sipping, spicy Belgian yeast hits the taste buds first.... There's also banana, lemon, a touch of honey sweetness, and a spicy apple cider flavor.... Delicious.

Medium-bodied with perfect carbonation to release all the flavors and spice on the palate.... Nice, smooth, and crisp with every sip.... Leaves a delicious lingering aftertaste.

Overall, I'm partial to Belgians.... I love them !!.... This is a truly perfect representation of perfectly balanced complexity that the Belgians are known for.... I love this beer, and will continue to enjoy it like I have for years past.

Serving type: bottle

11-06-2012 23:08:11 | More by DannyHartman
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JakeDebus

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-05-2012 20:03:00 | More by JakeDebus
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Bellonc

Spain

4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

11-04-2012 13:18:29 | More by Bellonc
Westmalle Trappist Tripel from Brouwerij Westmalle
96 out of 100 based on 3,436 ratings.