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La Fin Du Monde - Unibroue

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La Fin Du MondeLa Fin Du Monde

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8,352 Ratings

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Ratings: 8,352
Reviews: 2,738
rAvg: 4.32
pDev: 11.81%
Wants: 362
Gots: 974 | FT: 17
Brewed by:
Unibroue visit their website
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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Photo of David_Hahn
1/5  rDev -76.9%

David_Hahn, Thursday at 08:29 PM
Photo of JLydia
1.1/5  rDev -74.5%
look: 3 | smell: 1 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 1

Appearance: Beautiful straw color. Over exuberant head.

Smell: Offensive. Very pungent and biting.

Taste: Strong perfume flavor with a hint of toilet bowl cleaner.

Mouthfeel: Overwhelming. It was very difficult to drink this beer. It has way too much carbonation.

Overall: I was extremely disappointed with this beer, but finished the glass, b/c a bad beer isn't the end of the world.

JLydia, Apr 22, 2012
Photo of Tator320
1.25/5  rDev -71.1%

Tator320, Jul 01, 2014
Photo of hikeeba
1.25/5  rDev -71.1%

hikeeba, Dec 07, 2013
Photo of T-Luv
1.4/5  rDev -67.6%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Poured into a snifter, heightening the perfume-like spice aromas, which I am not a fan of. It pours a nice cap of head with a beautiful golden glow and such wonderful texture. Unfortunately, this was the only part i found appealing about this beer. The taste is way over spiced and borders on the artificial for me. It is this observers opinion that this beer, along with the rest of the Unibroue line, are cheap imitations of noble beer styles, all with an artificial tasting backbone. I really don't understand all the acclaim this beer continues to receive, but there must be something wrong with me, as just about everyone from the uninitiated to the most seasoned beer enthusiasts seem to give it such high praise. Incredibly disappointing, each and every time i've revisited it.

T-Luv, Apr 16, 2012
Photo of BeccaH
1.5/5  rDev -65.3%

BeccaH, Sep 15, 2014
Photo of iaran4790
1.5/5  rDev -65.3%

iaran4790, Jan 04, 2014
Photo of brianlindman
1.5/5  rDev -65.3%

brianlindman, Dec 31, 2011
Photo of JLapadura
1.5/5  rDev -65.3%

JLapadura, Sep 30, 2013
Photo of Nick_Foltz
1.5/5  rDev -65.3%

Nick_Foltz, Mar 12, 2013
Photo of ahbaggins
1.5/5  rDev -65.3%

ahbaggins, Feb 08, 2012
Photo of Saviorself
1.5/5  rDev -65.3%

Saviorself, Mar 15, 2012
Photo of Snapps
1.5/5  rDev -65.3%

Snapps, Feb 08, 2012
Photo of Chrysostom
1.68/5  rDev -61.1%
look: 4 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 1.5

I dispense with my ordinary long disclaimer, discussion of methodology, preamble, and anecdote.

This beer is undrinkable. It tastes like a tarted-up wheat beer or Blue Moon. I hate wheat beer. I can't judge this according to style - sorry. I had one sip and almost spit it up. I had high expectations for this beer, and was severely disappointed. I'd rather have ten Bud Lights topped off with a Pabst than a single shot of this crap all eight days of the seven-day week.

Avoid like the plague.

To style (16E: spicing is allowed): 50/100
To taste: 6/100 (yes, you read that right, SIX)

Chrysostom, Mar 30, 2013
Photo of mulliwater
1.75/5  rDev -59.5%

mulliwater, May 25, 2013
Photo of Stout-lover1443
1.75/5  rDev -59.5%

Stout-lover1443, Dec 07, 2013
Photo of fullmoonbeer
1.75/5  rDev -59.5%

fullmoonbeer, Oct 15, 2013
Photo of oldpinecone
1.8/5  rDev -58.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Poured into tulip glass.

First off let me tell you I am not fond of Belgian Tripels but I keep trying different ones to see if my taste changes.

Poured a decent pale orange with a 2 finger head and lots of bubbles.

It smelled like a fruit bowl thats been sitting around for a little too long. Eh my stomach said dont do it.

I took the first sip and there it was. The taste I despise so much. It was the rotten over fermented fruit I find in all these beers. So so so unpleasant.

Along with the taste it was super thin and over carbonated and just terrible.

I gave drinkability a 2 but only because I thought if Im drunk enough I could probably gag a few down for the high ABV but I dont get drunk to much and will probably never do this.

oldpinecone, Aug 25, 2009
Photo of Restorer
2/5  rDev -53.7%

Restorer, Apr 02, 2012
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2/5  rDev -53.7%

HeyYoMar, Feb 27, 2013
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2/5  rDev -53.7%

jmbraxton, Apr 03, 2012
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2/5  rDev -53.7%

smartassboiler, May 26, 2012
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2/5  rDev -53.7%

LeapintoBeer, Sep 26, 2012
Photo of ajzy
2/5  rDev -53.7%

ajzy, May 26, 2013
La Fin Du Monde from Unibroue
96 out of 100 based on 8,352 ratings.