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Seme Della Vita - Monkish Brewing Co.

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Seme Della Vita
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Ratings: 37
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 11.35%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Monkish Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: notchucknorris on 08-19-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Ratings: 37 | Reviews: 3
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On tap @ the source. "Seed of life".

A: Pours a slightly hazy peach color with a thin white head which leaves a few spots of lace.

N: Fruity (plums, apricots), slightly vinous, floral, complex.

T: Slightly sweet with malts and yeast, floral, nutty, faint vanilla, complex.

M: Moderate body and semi-medium carbonation. Creamy, fruity, yeasty and sweetish finish.

O: High ABV is noted. There is a lot going on in this beer. Very artistic and well put together. Nice.

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First time at the tasting room yesterday. This one was labeled a tripel with pistachios and vanilla. Easily my favorite of the day.

A: Clear apple cider color with a thin bone white head.

S: Crazy smell. Very sweet and nutty, almost like biscotti. There's a rich, cake-like aroma to it as well that reminded me of a pound cake. Some hazelnut in there, too.

T: Opens on a sweet tripel note with some Belgian yeast and hints of hazelnut. Prickly booze in the middle with some dry chalky yeast. Finish brings a good amount of pistachios, both the meat and the skin. A pretty good beer.

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On tap at Monkish Brewing Company in Torrance, CA.

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Seme Della Vita from Monkish Brewing Co.
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