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St. Feuillien Triple - Brasserie St. Feuillien

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very good

483 Ratings
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Ratings: 483
Reviews: 264
rAvg: 3.97
pDev: 12.09%
Wants: 17
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie St. Feuillien visit their website

Style | ABV
Tripel |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 12-07-2002)
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Photo of BlackHaddock
3.65/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Another popular Belgian beer I seem to have not rated or reviewed, even though I'm sure I've drank it many times over the years: I can now put that right. 33cl Bottle on 3rd Feb 2014 in Cambrinus, Brugge.

Pale blonde body with a snow white head.

Spicy nose with yeast and floral hop base.

The taste followed in the same lines as the smells with a good fruity undertone that gives a semi-sweet and yet sour feel to the flavours.

Easy drinking triple with a deceptive alcohol level, it is a lot stronger than it tastes.

BlackHaddock, Feb 26, 2014
Photo of dmorgan310
4/5  rDev +0.8%

dmorgan310, Feb 23, 2014
Photo of Mcwill51
4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

Mcwill51, Feb 17, 2014
Photo of Brabander
4/5  rDev +0.8%

Brabander, Feb 16, 2014
Photo of psoriasaurus
4.75/5  rDev +19.6%

psoriasaurus, Feb 03, 2014
Photo of BJSmit
4/5  rDev +0.8%

BJSmit, Feb 02, 2014
Photo of scottford
4/5  rDev +0.8%

scottford, Jan 26, 2014
Photo of innominat
3.75/5  rDev -5.5%

innominat, Jan 24, 2014
Photo of RazorX67
3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

RazorX67, Jan 22, 2014
Photo of Paincane
4.21/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A: Opaque straw colored brew with creamy white head & nice lace. Excellent head retention.
S: Bread, banana, clove & citrus nose. Yeast presence is notable.
T: Biscuity, light malt blends beautifully with fruity flavors produced by its mahical yeast.
M: ABV is nicely disguised. Light bodied, smooth and delicious.
O: Wonderful Tripel that is a delight from start to finish.

Paincane, Jan 21, 2014
Photo of desint
4/5  rDev +0.8%

desint, Jan 15, 2014
Photo of AnitaBrewski
4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

AnitaBrewski, Jan 15, 2014
Photo of kmos27
4/5  rDev +0.8%

kmos27, Jan 14, 2014
Photo of Saind
3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

Saind, Jan 06, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

akttr, Jan 06, 2014
Photo of Sirre
3.5/5  rDev -11.8%

Sirre, Jan 05, 2014
Photo of NikD
4/5  rDev +0.8%

NikD, Jan 05, 2014
Photo of Broke
4/5  rDev +0.8%

Broke, Jan 01, 2014
Photo of wizo
4/5  rDev +0.8%

wizo, Dec 31, 2013
Photo of KindaFondaGoozah
4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

KindaFondaGoozah, Dec 29, 2013
Photo of Theogre83
4/5  rDev +0.8%

Theogre83, Dec 25, 2013
Photo of seedyone
4.43/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

The aroma, which is always THE first impression, was deceiving. As this seems to be a beer that ferments in the bottle (give away is the little bit of "excitement" when I take the cap off) maybe I should be waiting a minute or 3 for the brew to blossom. This had an earthy funkiness, undoubtedly a character of the distinctive yeast therein. Rich, almost butter mouth-feel that was resplendent with an orange/tangerine introduction followed by some shy spices.

Imagine if you will, being at a party. In walks an intriguing looking possibility that you've never met. Your mind wanders & wonders. Curiosity tempered by experience seizes the moment & you edge closer for more sensory input. A scent wafts it's way into your environs. It's new...but not alien. But you thought you were Mr. Been There Done That. WRONG! Now it's too late, the intrigue is driving you crazy. You edge still closer. You want. You want so much to envelop, to experience completely that which dares challenge your little kingdom. This beer is that entity. It will charm you & disarm your cynicism.

Don't misconstrue my meaning here. It will NOT rock your world, but it sure will teach you that you have many pleasant roads & adventures that will open up to you if you give them the opportunity.

This is obviously a Classic. Something you owe to yourself to try.

Disclaimer: This beer made me say those things.

From bottle. Not the usual Belgium triple. None of the ubiquitous traits. No bread yeast head, flavor or nose. A very broad palate with lots going on. Sweetish. Lots of caramel/raisin like flavor. All adds up to a pleasant cover for the 8.5 ABV.

seedyone, Dec 22, 2013
Photo of safaricook
4/5  rDev +0.8%

safaricook, Dec 16, 2013
Photo of Genecy
4.25/5  rDev +7.1%

Genecy, Dec 14, 2013
Photo of poolemhore
4.13/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

A - hazy golden color with a good head on her shoulders

S - earthy, rich and mellow scents. There is a distinct banana scent when opening but after the beer has breathed for a minute this dissapates.

T - wets the palate, banana notes and citrus up front. Nice subtle lingering sweetness and spices.

M - small bite with a really smooth finish

O - great beer. I suggest drinking this in late fall and winter.

poolemhore, Dec 13, 2013
St. Feuillien Triple from Brasserie St. Feuillien
89 out of 100 based on 483 ratings.