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St. Bernardus Tripel - Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

2,427 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 2,427
Reviews: 1,170
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 9.41%
Wants: 160
Gots: 150 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Tripel |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-07-2001)
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jkbusman

North Carolina

3.53/5  rDev -16.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A - a cloudy ruddy amber color with a very large head that sticks around for the whole experience

S - a fruity (pear?) aroma with some definite spice from clove and coriander

T - very biscuity and sweet like a candied fruit with notes of spice and slightly peppery hop taste with a dry finish

M - strong complex body with prominent notes of alcohol.

D - drinkable with an interesting complex flavor, but definitely not my favorite tripel

Serving type: bottle

02-21-2009 23:36:39 | More by jkbusman
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St. Bernardus Tripel from Brouwerij St. Bernardus NV
95 out of 100 based on 2,427 ratings.