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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

3,682 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 3,682
Reviews: 1,543
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 11.38%
Wants: 170
Gots: 286 | 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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4.76/5  rDev +15.3%

bimada, Sep 29, 2014
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3.64/5  rDev -11.9%

mjacquard, Sep 29, 2014
Photo of TimZebGir
3.7/5  rDev -10.4%

A: Clear golden color, VERY highly carbonated with thick bubbly head (3/3)
S: Lightly fruity nose with a medium boozeyness (8/12)
T: Lightly malty flavor with solid booze aftertaste and a little bit of banana (15/20)
M: Very bubbly up front and dry finish (4/5)
O: Remarkably drinkable but the alcohol flavor is somewhat overpowering (only somewhat). Probably only a beer I’d have for special occasions. (7/10)
37/50

TimZebGir, Sep 29, 2014
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4.3/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

nodder, Sep 28, 2014
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1.52/5  rDev -63.2%

Danuel, Sep 28, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9%

beb86, Sep 28, 2014
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4.8/5  rDev +16.2%

rizzzitos, Sep 28, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +15%

avitallo, Sep 28, 2014
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5/5  rDev +21.1%

Shveta, Sep 28, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

OhioBobcat, Sep 27, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9%

MayonakaStout, Sep 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.1%

xJMFCx, Sep 27, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

Capt-Bacon, Sep 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Smileitsfreetobehappy, Sep 26, 2014
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4.24/5  rDev +2.7%

anthony-martinez, Sep 26, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

StephRai, Sep 25, 2014
Photo of pat61
4.82/5  rDev +16.7%

This is a four year old bottle and is surprisingly good.
Big caramel peach nose. Pours hazy gold under a 1” finely bubbled foam cap. Very lacy with some legs.
Palate: caramel, very creamy, no big oxidized flavors but big caramel to toffee wrapping around large pitted fruit flavors such as peach. The caramel is bigger after four years than when fresh and some of the fruit flavors such as orange are less. Evokes a fresh peach pie.
Medium body, medium high carbonation. Very creamy.

pat61, Sep 24, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9%

Lucnifter, Sep 24, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

BKotch, Sep 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

lgmol, Sep 23, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Oops, Sep 23, 2014
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3/5  rDev -27.4%

brpendergast85, Sep 22, 2014
Photo of cavedave
4.45/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Beautiful gold colored beer, lightly cloudy, clouds of bubbles billow into a three finger pillow that takes its time relaxing to hefty cap that leaves tears of lace along the glass. 4.5

Lightly tart funk aromas, white grape, white pepper, neutral sweet, a bit of sourdough, a bit of pear cider, I get in the 100 sniffs it takes me to begin describing here. It is a light/medium strenth aroma, but it is perfume. 4.5

Medium strength taste, quite a bit more blended than the aroma suggested. I do get all the aromas now as flavors, but they are balanced and blended wonderfully, deliciously. Nice bit of herbal drying joins spice and sweet to cleanly end the sip. 4.5

Light in the mouth, despite the amount of flavors present, low carb. despite the plume of head, and a finish that is clean as clean gets. If I had to ding this, it would be a bit too thin for style, but for this beer, the mouth is a frame that showcases the flavors wonderfully. 4

Damn, this might turn me into a tripel lover, this is very very good, highest recommendation!!! 4.5

cavedave, Sep 21, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

killcore, Sep 20, 2014
Chimay Tripel (White) from Bières de Chimay S.A.
92 out of 100 based on 3,682 ratings.