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Kasteel Triple - Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.

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BA SCORE
86
very good

325 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 325
Reviews: 139
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 13.42%
Wants: 9
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Tripel |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: neenerzig on 09-17-2008)
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Reviews by flagmantho:
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flagmantho

Washington

4/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from 11.2 oz Belgian stubby into a tulip.

Appearance: slightly cloudy light golden color with a huge bubbly white head.

Smell: sweet malty apple aroma with a slight hint of grain. I like it.

Taste: a sweet malty apple taste, just what I'd expect based on the aroma. Finish is slightly acidic but that goes well with the tree-fruit flavor. I quite like this tripel.

Mouthfeel: medium body and well-integrated carbonation give this a creamy, appealing texture.

Drinkability: quite good. I could drink this all day, but it is probably best that I don't.

Serving type: bottle

10-14-2009 02:08:07 | More by flagmantho
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Sellen

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +5.3%

07-29-2014 00:06:01 | More by Sellen
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4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

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4/5  rDev +5.3%

07-20-2014 16:48:22 | More by Wessel
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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +5.3%

07-20-2014 02:34:39 | More by SadMachine
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Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

07-18-2014 16:37:18 | More by wattoclone
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Stargazer2892

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +11.8%

07-16-2014 01:13:36 | More by Stargazer2892
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4/5  rDev +5.3%

07-14-2014 00:06:37 | More by kramtronix
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Florida

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

07-12-2014 20:00:17 | More by Lare453
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Taiwan

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

07-09-2014 12:45:38 | More by DynastyFigo
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jonjon


3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

07-05-2014 00:28:50 | More by jonjon
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Russian Federation

3/5  rDev -21.1%

06-29-2014 20:55:38 | More by ns_banker123
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North Carolina

4/5  rDev +5.3%

06-26-2014 02:08:29 | More by vwbus7
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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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China

3.25/5  rDev -14.5%

06-25-2014 11:35:17 | More by patre_tim
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tomordonez

Florida

3.65/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

One of my favorite Belgian breweries. High carbonation, medium to low head. Nice amber color. Smells like bread, nuts, caramel and a tiny floral. It has some noticeable alcohol aroma. They don’t hide the strong taste of alcohol. At room temp the alcohol is even more noticeable and with a flat head. I still prefer the Rouge and the Cuvee the Chateau

Serving type: bottle

06-15-2014 02:05:25 | More by tomordonez
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kingjohnh

New Mexico

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

06-14-2014 14:54:07 | More by kingjohnh
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jonb5

United Kingdom (England)

3.8/5  rDev 0%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

330ml bottle, poured into La Chouffe tulip. A: Pale
golden, clear, small head, faded fairly quickly,
looked very lively, very bubbly throughout. S:
Yeast, esters, apple, some booze. T: Yeasty, fruity
esters, bittersweet, hint of apple, did a reasonable
job of hiding the booze. M: Crisp, well carbonated,
light body for the high abv. O: Thumbs up from
me on this one, not bursting with diverse flavors
but its what I’d like a tripel to be.

Serving type: bottle

06-08-2014 14:42:17 | More by jonb5
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3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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New York

3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

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Netherlands

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AMack11

Ireland

3.94/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Bottle,best before May 2016. Been in the fridge for 6 months or so. Poured into a snifter (I usually always pour my Belgians into a goblet,but having had a few of these, I feel that at 11%, the snifter benefits this ale)

A - bright orange,with a finger of bright white head. Look very clear.

S - this is an odd smelling beer. Honey,apple,a touch of cinnamon, tons of alcohol. This beer has a strange floral scent, with a white wine type scent as well. Very odd.

T - alcohol right off the bat, followed by a honey and finishing with a white pepper. Slight hints of banana. Maybe even some coriander.

F - smooth, creamy and syrupy

O - this beer in very,very unique. It's unlike an triple that I've ever had...more than that,it's unlike any beer I've ever had. The honey notes,combined with the spicy finish,are odd, but weirdly do work. I would suggest pairing this beer with some like a Chinese honey chilli chicken, some sort of sweet and sour dish. I give this beer a 4 overall, for being a very enjoyable and unique experience. A must try for Belgian beer geeks like myself.

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05-16-2014 18:13:34 | More by AMack11
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Minnesota

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Washington

3.75/5  rDev -1.3%

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Kasteel Triple from Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck N.V.
86 out of 100 based on 325 ratings.