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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

3,399 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 3,399
Reviews: 1,527
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 11.38%
Wants: 142
Gots: 176 | 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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Hopfenpeter

Maryland

4.4/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This beer has to fulfill a lot of expectations.
It pours a soft, cloudy medium gold. Very pretty tone in color. The head builds white, about 1 1/2 inch high and dissipates rather fast, leaving nice lacing on top.
The smell announces a fruity palate, with orange, peach even some grape flavor. Malt and caramel are present.
The taste is quite remarkable. A very fresh, soft combination of tastes will make you scream for more.up front you will be greeted by a remarkable hop selection which will be immediately influenced by a fruit ensemble of orange, peach, little banana and citrus I. The middle.
The end rounds everything up with a malty bittersweet end. Caramel and very little brown sugar taste build the finish.
Everything is very complimentary to each other and the softness of the beer is incredible. They must really have some special water at that monastery.
Great must taste beer!

Serving type: bottle

04-19-2011 03:46:32 | More by Hopfenpeter
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Chimay Tripel (White) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
92 out of 100 based on 3,399 ratings.