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Straffe Hendrik Bruges Tripel Bier 9° - Brouwerij Straffe Hendrik / Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

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BA SCORE
88
very good

322 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 322
Reviews: 119
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 13.23%
Wants: 10
Gots: 36 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Straffe Hendrik / Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: atis on 02-12-2009)
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GONZALOYANNA

Spain

3.18/5  rDev -19.1%

330ml bottle. Pokal glass @Homo Sibaris (Barcelona). Deep amber color. Clear appearance. Off-white froth creates a so close, foamy & lasting crown. Wide lacing rings are left on sides. Belgian yeast, ripe fruit, candy sugar & spiced aromas. Mild toasted sweet mal flavors & biscuit notes. Medium to full body. Soft to moderate carbonation. Dense texture. Warming & harsh alcoholic sensation & spiced palate. Long sweet/subtle bitter finish. Ripe peach & apricot on the aftertaste. Nice & easy drinkable Tripel.

02-02-2014 00:35:47 | More by GONZALOYANNA
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AWB3

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

01-28-2014 00:23:01 | More by AWB3
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THECPJ

Delaware

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

01-20-2014 18:01:01 | More by THECPJ
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wisrarebeer

Wisconsin

3.99/5  rDev +1.5%

Purchased at the brewery in Brugge by Purplecloud's parents. Thanks for sharing, bro!

A: amber color, great rocky head
S: medium nose, yeasty, a bit sweet
T: clean, dry, malty, with nice yeastiness and surprisingly bitter hop finish
M: full, rounded, creamy
O: well-made beer

01-18-2014 22:08:24 | More by wisrarebeer
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NYR_Rob

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-18-2014 05:04:47 | More by NYR_Rob
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mattmarka1

Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +14.5%

01-13-2014 21:50:38 | More by mattmarka1
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6thstreetbrewpub

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-07-2014 23:48:18 | More by 6thstreetbrewpub
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Saind

Netherlands

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

01-06-2014 11:44:42 | More by Saind
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Sirre

Netherlands

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-05-2014 17:54:02 | More by Sirre
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beerdhabelly

Nebraska

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

12-30-2013 05:13:04 | More by beerdhabelly
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KindaFondaGoozah

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

12-29-2013 19:01:16 | More by KindaFondaGoozah
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Doomfag

United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

12-26-2013 21:27:04 | More by Doomfag
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

12-13-2013 07:20:54 | More by ygtbsm94
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braican

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

12-06-2013 16:58:45 | More by braican
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RochefortChris

North Carolina

4.75/5  rDev +20.9%

12-04-2013 05:46:40 | More by RochefortChris
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aflies

Arizona

4/5  rDev +1.8%

12-03-2013 18:12:00 | More by aflies
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ThirstyHrothgar

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +1.8%

12-01-2013 14:44:26 | More by ThirstyHrothgar
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BigTrubble

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

11-27-2013 20:19:02 | More by BigTrubble
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ChayDudeBrew

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

11-27-2013 14:40:04 | More by ChayDudeBrew
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discodoni

Belgium

4/5  rDev +1.8%

11-18-2013 21:52:22 | More by discodoni
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argock

Virginia

3.2/5  rDev -18.6%

Poured from 11.2oz brown bottle into a goblet at Brasserie Beck (Washington, DC). Reviewed from notes.

A: Orangey-golden with healthy 1-finger white, tightly bubbled head with good retention and a nice formation of foamy lace.

S: Slightly solventy alcohol, with some candylike sweetness, and light herbal, grassy noble hops. Some light banana yeast esters.

T: The flavor is unfortunately dominated by sweet and solventy alcohols that leave a berry, candy flavor. The hops are minimal, a bit of bitterness and some light grassy notes. The maltiness is fairly crisp. There are a few fruity yeast esters as well. The alcohol character increases with warming. Pretty disappointing.

M: The mouthfeel is fairly crisp and light with appropriate high carbonation.

O: Not a disaster but too much sweet, candylike alcohol which overwhelms the rest of the beer.

11-11-2013 04:14:06 | More by argock
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Jeffreysan

Maryland

4.11/5  rDev +4.6%

12 oz bottle, poured into a pint glass

Appearance: Pours a beautiful golden/light brown color with three fingers of white head that quickly dissolved into a thin lacing of foam that covered the entire top of the beer.

Aroma: Typical Belgian Triple-like aromas of yeast, malt, citrus, caramel and spices. I get floral aromas from hops, some sweet aromas from crystalized sugar, some citrus aromas of oranges and grapefruit, plus spices of black pepper, coriander, clove, ginger, finally, malty aromas of buttered bread.

Taste: Malty upfront, followed by some citrusy notes of grapefruit and. There’s some good sweetness from what I’m assuming is crystalized sugar, and some subtle hoppy bitterness too. Finally, there some good spiciness to this beer, not spiciness as in hot, but spiciness as in spices. I get black pepper, coriander, some clove, and a touch of ginger.

Mouthfeel: Medium with some good carbonation to tickle the tastebuds. With an ABV of 9%, there’s a very pronounced, and pleasant alcohol presence on the palate.

Overall: This beer is fantastic!! I love how well balanced it is, between the bready malts, to the floral and citrusy bitterness of the hops, to the beer’s inherent sweetness. It’s excellent!!

10-30-2013 01:38:49 | More by Jeffreysan
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mikehillman

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

10-24-2013 20:08:44 | More by mikehillman
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VelvetExtract

Massachusetts

3.15/5  rDev -19.8%

A-Pours clear and gleaming gold. Big, pancake head. Very tall and stiff. Good lacing too.

S-Yeast isn't as aggressive as most Tripels. I get a ton of apple juice. Not complex. Pretty straightforward.

T-Apple juice. Pears. Juices. Light yeast and honey. Different than most Tripels I have tried. This one seems cheaply crafted.

M-Booze burps up a bit. Soft carbonation. A bit creamy.

O/D-Not in love with this one. Would not go after this again.

10-18-2013 23:57:17 | More by VelvetExtract
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ILiveOffHops

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +1.8%

10-17-2013 02:36:06 | More by ILiveOffHops
Straffe Hendrik Bruges Tripel Bier 9° from Brouwerij Straffe Hendrik / Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan
88 out of 100 based on 322 ratings.