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Duvel Tripel Hop - Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

514 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 514
Reviews: 264
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 9.98%
Wants: 90
Gots: 73 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ggaughan on 12-17-2007)
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bbkd3b

California

4.47/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a tulip for great justice.

Hits the glass with a cloudy, bright-yellow body. The usual Duvel carbonation allows for the signature 2-finger head to form with ever-lasting retention. Beautiful aroma of Belgian yeast, lemon, and hops pretty much defines what a Belgian IPA should smell like. Had to read the booklet that came with the bottle to make sure I could pick up on at least one of those hops before I drank it.

The first sip is fantastic - reminds of Duvel with a stronger, hoppy backbone. Very fruity all around, with the aforementioned lemon bubbling on the tongue. As it slides to the back of the mouth, a layer of sweeter fruits is revealed. Meanwhile, the hops prick away at the tongue giving it that IPA characteristic that I've come to love so much. Somehow, it's complex and simple all at the same time. Fantastic.

Overall/notes - A special-occasion beer for me: celebrated my graduation from college and it marks my 100th review. Duvel really nailed this one down, though I can't be all that surprised, given how amazing the base is. It's a shame I don't have another one to age properly.

Serving type: bottle

05-23-2011 20:33:40 | More by bbkd3b
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Duvel Tripel Hop from Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV
94 out of 100 based on 514 ratings.