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La Fin Du Monde - Unibroue

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La Fin Du MondeLa Fin Du Monde

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8,037 Ratings

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Ratings: 8,037
Reviews: 2,724
rAvg: 4.32
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 340
Gots: 846 | FT: 17
Brewed by:
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Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-23-1998)
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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

03-12-2014 15:23:23 | More by VinsanityDiesel
Photo of Popsinc

Ontario (Canada)

4.47/5  rDev +3.5%

Even a very slow pour will reveal a huge, foamy white head sitting atop this cloudy/golden brew. The maltiness & alcohol are big up front. Earthy notes and a hint of spice give la fin du monde a complex and dry finish. A definite classic out of Quebec.

11-17-2002 08:41:11 | More by Popsinc
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4.35/5  rDev +0.7%

Unibroue La Fin Du Monde
12 oz bottle
Slow pour in a tulip glass
Best before 04/08, ended 12/06

Poured a murky amber with a huge white mostly to fully lasting frothy pillow head.

Smelt of moderate bananas, sweet dough, white pepper.

Taste was upfront strong bittersweet raw sweet bread dough with peaches and oranges followed by a pungent sweaty raw dough on an average length finish. Palate was creamy, softly carbonated, medium bodied and light astringency.

Overall, it is unfathomable that this beer is 9% alcohol. The balance is exquisite. Only wish there was more complexity.

12-13-2006 06:32:15 | More by xav33
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3.9/5  rDev -9.7%

Pours a cloudy golden/yellow color with a fluffy white head that fades to nothing - perhaps a slight whispiness, but no crown at all. Nose has a slight spiciness to it - reminds me of apple cider. Bit of citrus. Taste has slight spincess as well with nice fruity/floral layers. Moderate aftertaste that lingers for a bit. Mouthfeel is fairly medium with fairly mild carbonation, in my opinion. This brew kind of reminds me of chardonnay. Quite drinkable.

10-10-2009 23:49:16 | More by Mavajo
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4.63/5  rDev +7.2%

Taking a break from cleaning, watching the NBA Finals, and opening up a great beer.

Poured into Unibroue snifter...

Appearance-Golden yellow/orange. 3 finger soapy white head. Very tight bubbles and great retention. Lacing is all over the glass. Only beer off the top of my head thats better looking is Duvel.

Smell-Lots of Sweetness and lots of spice. Lots of malt. Pick out some plum and banana as well.

Taste-Huge flavors. Sweet sweet malts and honey. Banana, Clover, Black pepper on the backend to cut down the sweetness. Booze is not hidden. Slighly dry finish. Great beer for a Pinot Grigio drinker, shit, any white wine drinker...or beer drinker.

Mouthfeel-Clean, Crisp, Refreshing. Lots of body with medium to high carbonation.

Overall-Just a world class beer. Perfect anytime of the year, when you just want something good. Very clean beer all the way around. Unibroue continues to be one of my favorite brewerys.

06-13-2011 00:18:01 | More by SWMeyer4141
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West Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +10%

06-10-2014 20:50:52 | More by wvbrewcrew
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4/5  rDev -7.4%

11-23-2011 23:17:57 | More by spoonhawk
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New York

4/5  rDev -7.4%

01-08-2012 22:36:56 | More by Stumpy29er
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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

First time reviewing an old favorite. Pours from the 750ml bottle into a Duvel tulip a pale clody golden-yellow with a thick bubbly white head. Excellent retention.

Nose is strong yeast, very fruity (bananas, peaches, lemons), and spicy. Slight alcohol aroma is also detectable.

Very citrusy and mildly hopped. There's a whole bouquet of fruit flavors - banana, peach, lemon, orange peel, and apricot along with a nice helping of wheat and spices. Why can't all Canadian beers taste like this?

Very crisp citric mouthfeel with a subtle warming sensation from the alcohol. Very palatable and drinkable, the only hinderince being the strong ABV. Excellently crafted and balanced; it's brews like this that make brewing seem like a true art form.

10-28-2006 03:39:43 | More by Phocion
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4.2/5  rDev -2.8%

A - Poured into a tulip glass. Beer is a hazy golden yellow with lots of active carbonation. A decent head gives way to a white collar with some light lacing.

S - Smells like champagne. Lots of white fruit....grapes....apple...banana....some pear. Lots of spicy and herbal notes as well.

T - Taste is like it smells. As it warms....things mellow out and the carbonation is minimized by each swirl.

M - Initial buzzing carbonation gives way to a medium body....almost some creaminess like you get with a swirled Quad each time you do so. Nice and dry on the finish with lingering sweetness and tartness at the same time. Crisp.

D- ABV is very well hidden. This goes down tasty and easy. A fine example of a Tripel and one that is reasonably priced and available....last I saw was 8.99 for a 4-pack.

03-04-2011 18:17:48 | More by Brunite
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5/5  rDev +15.7%

12-03-2011 22:15:39 | More by ejw127
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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

03-09-2014 03:33:37 | More by briiguy
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4.75/5  rDev +10%

05-30-2013 23:07:44 | More by cwreay90
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4/5  rDev -7.4%

06-22-2013 01:14:03 | More by teraflx
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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

04-04-2012 05:41:22 | More by truesolution
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3.65/5  rDev -15.5%

Poured from a bottle into a pint glass. Pours a pale yellow with a BIG head and alot of carbonation. Smell is sweet and spicy. Taste includes a mixture of spices and some fruit. This beer had way too much carbonation for me to thoroughly enjoy. Made me burp after every sip. Still, a good tripel.

08-02-2008 16:50:07 | More by jdubjacket
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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

01-04-2013 02:44:16 | More by Buttermilk
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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

03-05-2014 18:26:59 | More by bulldogg915
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4.75/5  rDev +10%

12-10-2011 23:11:43 | More by brokentee
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4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

01-25-2014 20:09:37 | More by berkshire413
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4.25/5  rDev -1.6%

06-01-2014 19:21:27 | More by ronin926
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New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -1.6%

04-28-2013 20:39:13 | More by zachattack555
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4/5  rDev -7.4%

04-18-2012 06:14:56 | More by StoicBeast
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4.25/5  rDev -1.6%

05-09-2013 00:10:09 | More by Rogorama
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4.25/5  rDev -1.6%

09-19-2013 07:17:02 | More by JDM44
La Fin Du Monde from Unibroue
96 out of 100 based on 8,037 ratings.