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Chimay Tripel (White) - Bières de Chimay S.A.

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Chimay Tripel (White)Chimay Tripel (White)

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

3,444 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 3,444
Reviews: 1,529
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 11.38%
Wants: 150
Gots: 195 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Bières de Chimay S.A. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Tripel |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Labeled Chimay Cinq Cents in 750ml bottle.

(Beer added by: Todd on 09-18-2001)
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ChopperSmith

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4/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a corked 750 ml bottle into a clear chalice glass.

Appearance: Pours a hazy golden color, with a one finger white foam head that retains well. Minimal lacing.

Smell: Sweet and yeasty with phenols of light fruits. Some subtle hops in the mix and a little whiff of alcohol.

Taste: More hops than the usual Belgian Tripel, and I like that. It's a good mix with the yeasty phenols and light wheat-like flavors. A really well balanced and smooth drinking Tripel.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied, creamy soft carbonation and finishes slightly dry.

Overall: Great session Tripel and a really excellent example ot a Trappist Tripel. Not as sweet as other Belgian Tripels, which is what makes this a unique one in the style. The extra hops and dry profile make it interesting, and I rank it highly on my list of Belgian Tripels.

Serving type: bottle

02-05-2012 01:21:36 | More by ChopperSmith
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Chimay Tripel (White) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
92 out of 100 based on 3,444 ratings.