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Maredsous 10 - Triple - Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV

Maredsous 10 - TripleMaredsous 10 - Triple

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BA SCORE
88
very good

1,181 Ratings
THE BROS
81
good

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Ratings: 1181
Reviews: 655
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 11.54%


Brewed by:
Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Tripel |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-17-2002)
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dbell23

Tennessee

4.19/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured from a stubby 11.2 oz. bottle into a Duvel tulip. Freshness date two years out. Slight white head with decent lacing. Amber color that does not look like a Tripel.

Very subdued aroma. Smells kind of like Duvel which is certainly not a bad thing but not really like a Tripel. No yeasty chalkiness that I look for in a Tripel. Again subdued, not the typical Tripel aroma that I like.

If I didn't know that this was a Tripel I wouldn't know it from the taste. It tastes like a variation of Duvel. Again, not a bad thing. No real fruity yeastiness of a Tripel. Really nice taste but not a Tripel. The alcohol is very well hidden.

Mouthfeel is all Duvel. Crisp, very little aftertaste and very Duvel like. Nice but not the smoothness that you sometimes get from a Tripel.

Overall a really good beer and the 10% abv doesn't hurt. I wouldn't know it was a Tripel in a blind taste test but a really good beer. My high ratings are because it is a really good beer not a good Tripel.

Serving type: bottle

03-25-2014 21:52:56 | More by dbell23
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BeerKangaroo

Alaska

4.3/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Just arrived in Juneau this past week.

Into a chalice.

A: nice looking hazy sort of brown almost orange colored body with a decent half fingered white foamy head that dissipates within about a minute, lacing is sparse but light and speckles here and there

S: oh boy, this is absolutely awesome - that typical "iced apples" smell I always get from a Tripel with some pears coming in nice and sweet and yet there's a nice spicy tone that kicks in to just give it the right balance

T: nice spicy yet sweet "iced apple" flavoring that just makes me feel really good, wow, yeah this is great stuff; slight "iced apple" aftertaste but not too much just right; the finish is quick and somewhat dry with a light apple-ish sort of-ness (if that makes sense)

M: light to medium, hmmmm....this could be somewhat sessionable, hmmm....I wonder if I could put this with that pepper steak I had this afternoon, hmmmm.... damn I there's a part of me that wishes I had more pepper steak to put this up with, the carbonation - hmmm....well not bad, hey, not too harsh and not too smooth, just a good carbonation for a Tripel

O: in my opinion, this is a very good Tripel, I can't believe I only discovered this as it arrived here in Juneau this past week, whoah, what the f. Solid, yes, more than Solid, seek and you will find a stellar Tripel! Do you like that Allagash stuff? This will blow that away.

Serving type: bottle

03-16-2014 09:51:19 | More by BeerKangaroo
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JayQue

Virginia

3.79/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a stubby brown bottle into my Chimay goblet. Slightly hazy amber color with a big white bubbly head. Decent retention for a Tripel and some random bands of lacing on the glass.

Aromas is fairly good. Light fruit (apples and pears), some banana and a little black pepper.

Flavor is more of the same, a bit lacking in Belgian yeast but still tasty and light with a little honey prominent in the taste as well as the other ingredients.

Mouthfeel is rich and smooth. No hint of the 10% abv. Goes down very easy, with the honey and sweetness as mart of the mix.

A good, but not great Tripel.

Serving type: bottle

02-21-2014 02:08:47 | More by JayQue
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SavvyStudent

Texas

2.89/5  rDev -25.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

A: Pours amber with small head of foam. darker than anticipated
S: rotting wood, mustiness, coriander
T: Extremely dry and nothing of note that I could pick up
M: Sits long on your mouth with a heavy mouthfeel. The flavor soured as it sat on my tongue.
O: Didn't really enjoy this one as much as I first anticipated. It sat long and dry in my mouth and didnt really have any smell/taste that I enjoyed

Serving type: bottle

01-09-2014 14:54:25 | More by SavvyStudent
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a0lbudman

Alabama

3.81/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A-Copper color with a off white head that left some lace
S-Pear or green apple aroma with some spice background
T-Had a funky spice taste, and some fruit like flavor at first that turned into a grassy like aftertaste that turn out to be a sweet, spice finish
M-Medium body and medium carbonation
O-did not taste the alcohol like I thought I would, and got some taste in this tripel that I had not had before

Serving type: bottle

01-08-2014 03:57:41 | More by a0lbudman
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jlindros

Massachusetts

3.81/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Best before 6/19/15

Pours a nice 1 finger bubbly foamy fizzy head that fades quickly though, then slows halfway to a crawl, a nice coppery auburn slightly tan colored beer crystal clear, decent lacing left on the glass as well.

Nose is exactly what I expect for such a traditional old belgian tripel, a mix of great malts and sweets, with a hint of fruit and burnt sugars that borders into oude bruin style, some burnt sugars, caramelized candy, some dark fruity aromas with a little candied plum like and even mild sour dark fruit, with fruity esters, etc, mixed with the candy, toasty brown malts, faint booze, and that typical earthy belgian like yeast aroma.

Taste continues, starts with tingly booze actually, little fusel alcohol with some phenols right out, as well as the sweet characters, candied caramel, toffee, candi sugar, and little molasses candy like. Mild toasty brown malts as well, mild biscuit, the typical Belgian brown malt flavor. Fruits again as well, this time more fig like, little date, but candied plums again too, mild fruity esters, etc. A mild bitterness cuts through with some mild grassy hop like characters, but I think that comes more from the phenols. Finish is drier than expected but a little candy flavor lingering, not sticky though, lots more phenolic fusel alcohol burn and flavors, bit more dark fruit and candy toffee.

Mouth has lots of fluffy carbonation make it very effervescent and pops well, but gets in the way, med to fuller bod but not as syrupy as I expected for the sweet characters, lots of fusel tingly warming booze.

Overall nice, almost a staple for a good strong Belgian beer, has all the nice components, but the booze and carbonation get in the way a little too much to really make it nice.

Serving type: bottle

12-14-2013 04:07:21 | More by jlindros
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ryan1788a5

Massachusetts

3.58/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

11.2oz bottle poured into a Unibroue chalice.

A: Clear golden color. Big rocky white head retains very well. Lacing adds patchy little clumps.

S: Sweetish and biscuity golden malts. Honeyed. Very fruity with forward scents of pear and apple blossom. Yeast adds vague spicy aromatics and a touch of yeasty dough. Alcohol is very well hidden.

T: Honeyed malt base. Apple juice and pear. Light peppery phenols. Church incense. Dry herbal hopping comes through a little. Yeast lends a light must. Spicy alcohol is apparent but controlled just well enough. Drying finish of biscuit and a light toast, along with some growing spicy alcohol.

M: Medium bodied. There's a sense of syrupy weight that lifts away after a moment. Ample scrubbing carbonation has a lot to do with this. Good dose of warming alcohol.

O: Not a bad beer, but it seems a little blunt and forceful. Not the most drinkable tripel out there.

Serving type: bottle

12-04-2013 06:16:47 | More by ryan1788a5
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microbrewlover

Pennsylvania

3.15/5  rDev -19.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

This brew pours an opaque brown/orange color with a 2.5 finger fluffy cream colored head. Some of the head remains on top until the end and moderate to thick lacing remains on the glass until the end.

The smell is yeasty and fruity, maybe some apples and pears. There is also a very sweet, bubble gum like smell.

The taste is kind of earthy but bland. There is some tartness on the front end and some type of metallic taste, though not very strong, on the back end. There is also a sugary sweetness throughout. There is some bitterness and dryness left in the mouth after swallowing. The alcohol is well masked. At 10% ABV I can't say that I detect any alcohol taste.

The feel is smooth but chewy. Dry on the back end.

This is an interesting Triple. It is less clean and crisp than other triples and more funky and yeasty. I don't love it but I don't hate it; I will probably try it again.

Serving type: bottle

11-01-2013 19:43:37 | More by microbrewlover
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BethanyB

New Jersey

3.85/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Clear and medium gold, with a sparkly white head whose bubbles burst and pop on top of an otherwise creamy surface. Leaves a long trail of Belgian lace along the glass.

Smell: Smells of champagne. Apples, pears, honey, and soft spices. To be honest, if someone had blindfolded me, I may not have known I was smelling a beer! The scent was delectable, but disappointed the beer lover in me (and that's a large part!) by its lack of malt and hop aromas.

Taste: Similar to the bouquet, the taste is reminiscent of champagne. There is a hint of honey-drizzled apricot and clean, pale malt...although altogether, the malt complexity is lacking. A medium-high bitterness can be tasted throughout, and creates a very dry finish that seems to almost swallow up some of the flavor, like the spiciness that was more present on the nose, for instance. Overall, delicious, nonetheless.

Mouthfeel: High carbonation adds to the dryness. The body is medium, and soft alcohol warming is present.

Overall: A very good, yet atypical Triple. It makes up for its lack of malty, hoppy, and spicy flavors with a bright, bold, and fruity character which, when combined with an overt dryness, creates something that walks the line between special and strange. As a fan of many strange things, I'll be having it again.

Serving type: bottle

10-31-2013 20:53:26 | More by BethanyB
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whiterabbit

Ohio

2.9/5  rDev -25.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

A -Clear, orange color, looks more like an IPA than a Tripel in my opinion, but an inviting look none the less

S - Granny Smith apple immediately comes to mind. Belgian yeast aroma very noticeable

T - Alcohol. Leaves a flat light metallic taste, I do not get much more than that. I keep waiting for more flavors to develop. No deal.

M - Medium bodied, but now the medicinal alcohol taste getting to be a bit much. let it sit, let it warm, and no better.

O - I do not care for it. I do not get much flavor at all, no depth, just a boozy warmth, and I want more. May be blasphemy on BA, but I have had much better from Belgium, New York, Canada, and yes, Pennsylvania. Always glad I tried, but this is a one and done for me.

Serving type: bottle

10-28-2013 01:45:21 | More by whiterabbit
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DrDemento456

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A - Actually looks good a touch dark for a triple more orange but a 1/4 inch of creamy head is pretty sweet looking.
S - Mostly sugary with slight sour apple and cotton candy. No noticeable ABV which is nice.
T - Well I have to say for such a high octane it drinks pretty smooth. Has a bit of bite with little spice but just smooth malts and a pucker of apple. Finish is sugary and smooth.
M - High octane but drinks with a medium body.

Overall I liked this over say "Golden Monkey" from Victory but that's not saying much since I don't dabble with the style that often. Still from the makers of Duvel it's pretty smooth. Not worth picking up again though since it had a massive 5 dollar price tag.

Serving type: bottle

10-19-2013 00:28:51 | More by DrDemento456
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teromous

Virginia

2.78/5  rDev -28.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

A: The body is a dark shade of orange and very opaque. The head is rocky and white, leaving some spotted lacing. It's much darker than most other tripels. Head retention is also noticeably low after pouring.

S: It smells like applesauce. There is some floral esters in the background as well. It smells pretty good, especially if you like applesauce.

T: Lots of alcohol flavor with a hint of wood on the sides. It's not that great tasting. There isn't much actual flavor to the beer aside the pure alcohol flavor that has taken over. There's a hint of apple-like flavor but it's nowhere near what I got from the smell.

M: The mouthfeel is very light and effervescent. It's very well carbonated. Drinkability is very low. While the beer feels very light in the mouth, it is an alcohol bomb.

O: Overall I was not a fan of this tripel. I felt that it didn't have much flavor to back up the huge alcohol presence. There wasn't any particular part of the beer that I found impressive. The fortunate side-effect of drinking this beer, is that it's 10% ABV. If you're looking to get smashed then this is your beer.

Serving type: bottle

09-18-2013 20:14:05 | More by teromous
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KTCamm

New Jersey

3.74/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Champagne style bottle poured into a Duvel tulip glass.

Pours reddish amber, heavy white foam. Laces every where and persists. Fruit nose, some apple/cinnamon too. Taste has a lot of yeast and dark fruit. A twisted bitter no greets you at the finish. Boozy. Hearty. Swirls of spices. Better as is builds. Good Belgian.

Serving type: bottle

09-15-2013 21:07:36 | More by KTCamm
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Altrurian

New York

4.21/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

The beer's color is a that of a luminescent, rich cider. The coarse, ecru head is, alas, fleeting, and not a factor. The smell is very sweet: cotton candy? overripe grapes? But don't get me wrong--it's an inviting aroma, borne out by a toffee or caramel flavor that culminates in an aftertaste of currants. The mouthfeel, while not memorable, might be slightly better than my rating implies. Overall, a nice experience from a beer that's none too subtle. Recommended.

Serving type: bottle

08-26-2013 23:38:14 | More by Altrurian
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TheCalifornian

California

4.59/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Rich, dark, slightly hazy amber color. Warm, slightly spicy note on the nose. Very rich, brandy-like flavor. Nice, lacy trail left on the glass after every sip, don't sip too fast or you'll feel that slightly brandy-like warmth in your chest. There is a slight bite on the tip of the tongue after each sip but it is smoothed out across the tongue turning into a sweet, smooth, slightly spicy note which lingers on the back of the tongue. Outstanding brew, I originally had it on tap and have been wanting to have it again, but the Yard House couldn't keep it in stock so I was pretty stoked when I found it at BevMo tonight - I am very happy I tried it from the bottle - very good.

Serving type: bottle

08-15-2013 08:00:22 | More by TheCalifornian
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bluedognever

Virginia

4.54/5  rDev +16.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a bottle into a tulip glass at a beer class at local wine superstore.

Clear golden amber with a nice head. Has a "classic" beer aroma - slight citrus scent

Tastes of citrus, apricot, & vanilla with a nice fizzy fuzzy mouthfeel. Very nice even finish

Would definitely want to have this again.

Serving type: bottle

07-27-2013 23:33:28 | More by bluedognever
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JamesMN

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Best before 3/2015.

Appearance: Bright copper/honey with decent clarity and a ton of effervescence. Two finger off-white head. Leaving nice lacing.

Aroma: Deep liqueur-like pear and plum. Almost a caramel element as well. The 10% ABV is not well hidden here.

Taste: Starts with a light belgian candi sugar sweetness that combines with semi-gritty pear and a touch of yeast esters. The level of spice is good, apparent on the palate but not bruising. Somewhat moderate level of hop bitterness but no real hop flavor, typical for the style from other Tripels I've had and well done in this one. Really airy finish that leaves you with a bit of syrupy malt and a fruit liqueur flavor. Nice bit of heat in the back of the throat which is unusual since most Tripels hide the alcohol incredibly well. However, it's a nice change of pace from the others and makes for a more intense drinking experience.

Mouthfeel: Based on the aroma I was expected a hefty beer. To my surprise Maredsous Tripel is quite light for such a big beer, just above medium. The steady stream of carbonation makes it surprisingly smooth and quite drinkable.

Final Thoughts: Tripels used to be one of my least favorite styles, but the more I drink them the higher they rank in my opinion. It's amazing how a big 10% ABV brew can feel so light and yet pack so much flavor. Would I drink it again? Yes.

Serving type: bottle

07-24-2013 21:43:09 | More by JamesMN
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IchLiebeBier

Virginia

4/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Peach colored, cloudy body; small head that doesn't last long

Aroma: Orange and pears dominate; spicy; tart fruit

Taste: Spicy; fruity; long, complex finish

Remarks: Did not score A, T, S, M at that time; so please disregard those scores

Serving type: bottle

06-15-2013 15:33:15 | More by IchLiebeBier
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Radome

Texas

4.05/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Served from a 33 cl bottle bought in France.

A - Color is a deep gold or bright orange. It is clear but not crystal clear. The beige head is very active, dense and thick, and remains that way.

S - Some great aromas. Light floral hops, lemon zest, warm biscuity malt. There are some spicy esthers from the yeast. The alcohol is detectable but not harsh. Overall impression is clean, restrained and crisp, rather than over the top in any one area.

T - Moderate hops bitterness is the first thing to register, but warm, bready malt quickly comes in to balance. The hops taste is indistinct, but there is a slight astringency that is almost tea-like. No real yeast or alcohol notes. Very clean, but not very complex or deep in flavors.

M - Light body seems thin for the overall beer. Alcohol is just barely felt. Hops are moderate bitterness. Carbonation is low and does not add much mouthfeel.

O - This is an extremely clean, well-made beer, but for me it lacks anything to make it truly distinctive as a tripel. A little more body and some interesting yeast notes would push it over the top for me.

Serving type: bottle

06-05-2013 21:12:51 | More by Radome
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ThaneMcC

Kansas

4.01/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A: Nice thick head on initial pour into a tulip glass which resolved to nice thin layer and lacing. Nice amber colour with good effervescence without being excessive

S: Bouquet of honey and caramel, fruit esters (a little banana, raisin, apple), hint of alcohol

T: Malty forward taste followed by a little fruit/honey then a hint of hops and a fairly dry clean finish.

M: Fair amount of carbonation, a tad syrup in texture

Quite good overall, at <$4 a bottle its a good tripel though a bit unconventional in its profile. Good with a burger, tacos, a great beer for a picnic.

Serving type: bottle

05-30-2013 22:11:42 | More by ThaneMcC
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Blindpigbiz

California

3.98/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Smell: chocolate, caramel, and figs

Taste: melon, red apples, lemongrass, tangerines, smoked nuts, and a smooth juicy dryness

This beer is a very under-rated triple that deserves some credence. For some, however, this beer may be very sweet with an odd mix of characteristics; this isn't a typical tripel.
To pair, I would recommend a good quality hamburger or, some skewered prawns or jambalaya; you can do a lot with this beer: get creative

Serving type: bottle

05-25-2013 08:37:50 | More by Blindpigbiz
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falloutsnow

Illinois

3.44/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

From: Binny's, Champaign, IL
Date: Best by 06/14/2014
Glass: Tulip

Maredsous 10 is a fairly malt-forward tripel that focuses less on yeast and its metabolites than in other versions of the style. Fairly heavy, at times honey-like and syrupy, though never becoming cloying, Maredsous 10 manages to achieve a fairy unique vision of what it means to be a tripel. Despite this, I did not find the beer as compelling as other versions of the style, the maltiness being a bit two-dimensional, as opposed to other tripels with much more pronounced complexity. At $9 per bottle, it's priced well for a Belgian import, but still probably not a tripel I'd revisit again.

Pours, like most tripels, a very tall head (>4cm) of fairly dense foam, though this version has a beige color to it. Retention is about average, lasting a few minutes in a slow decline to a perpetual 0.5cm-tall cap of foam atop the body of the beer. Extensive lacing along the sides of the glass, a heavy layer of foam affixed across the entirety of the glass walls. Body is a golden orange color, somewhat hazy (30-40% opaque), light bringing out brighter orange-yellow hues. Carbonation is visible, though not particularly abundant or active.

Aroma is of pale and slight caramel malt, light candi sugar, Belgian yeast esters (dried apple, banana), slightly spicy phenols, and faint yeast.

Maredsous 10 displays a fairly heavy sweetness for a tripel, with yeast byproducts being of secondary focus. Front of palate is heavily sweet for a tripel, of honey, substantial pale, and light caramel malt with noticeable dried apple and pear esters. Mid-palate of pale and slightly caramelized malt, honey, dried fruit esters of apple and banana, modest clove-like phenols, faintly bitter hops, and very minor ethanol. Back of palate finds spicy phenols with ethanol also enhancing this component, continued, substantial sweetness from both malts and fruit-like esters. Aftertaste is of continued pale malt sweetness, honey, phenols, and a touch of ethanol.

Beer is medium to medium-heavy in body, with carbonation of medium intensity, resulting in a smooth, gently foamy mouthfeel that is soft and generally pleasant. Very faint ethanol can be felt in the nostrils and on the back of the throat, otherwise this 10% ABV beer is highly deceptive. Closes fairly dry, with substantial stickiness remaining on the palate.

Serving type: bottle

05-03-2013 06:29:11 | More by falloutsnow
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vetdoc1

New Jersey

4.51/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This is my first beer review on this site! Though I have been "researching" for quite a while!!
Quite a nice, deep copper amber color, very large bubbles when initially poured into a Chimay goblet but as it sits for a couple minutes, they become smaller. I poured the beer from a bottle labeled best before 5/2015. The head was about 1-2 fingers or so and then dissipated fairly quickly and left some lacing on the glass. The smell is quite good, clean and malty. The mouthfeel is very good - creamy, lighter than expected with the 10% alcohol. Very drinkable though it is a heavy, high alcohol beer that you won't/can't have many. I like it VERY much!

I am drinking while watching DRINKING MADE EASY - GREAT SHOW! (also THREE SHEETS is also awesome!) - You can find some episodes on YouTube but I bought all of the DVDs

Serving type: bottle

04-22-2013 04:04:12 | More by vetdoc1
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joaopmgoncalves

Portugal

4.35/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A: Bronze coloured with a beige head.
S: Very strong malty tones. You can almost feel its bitterness by the smell.
T: It's a bitter and very strong beer. You cannot miss the 10% ABV that it has, it's just that strong. But in someway it's balanced by its fruited finish.
M: It has low carbonization so it just feels smooth in your mouth.
O: It's pretty much awesome, yet too heavy for drinking without something eaten in your belly.

Serving type: bottle

04-18-2013 17:44:54 | More by joaopmgoncalves
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LeeryLeprechaun

Colorado

4.13/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Hazy pale dark wheat beer like color. Strong head but not sticky.

Aroma is dominated by alcohol with notes of phenols, clove, sugar, and pineapple.

Beer has a lot going on, phenols, pineapple, candi sugar, a little sweet but finish is with some nice spicy hops.

Sticky mouthfeel, medium in body.

Pleasant to sip on, alcohol is a bit much and the forefront but the phenols in this beer are great.

Serving type: bottle

03-21-2013 22:35:27 | More by LeeryLeprechaun
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Maredsous 10 - Triple from Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV
88 out of 100 based on 1,181 ratings.