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Grimbergen Tripel - Brouwerij Alken-Maes

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BA SCORE
86
very good

132 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 132
Reviews: 54
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 12.37%
Wants: 9
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brouwerij Alken-Maes visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: stcules on 06-13-2002)
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Appearance – Yellowy gold sort of colour, fine carbon streams. Supports a creamy white head that lasts pretty well.
Smell – Smells of yeast and malts with typical fruit aromas. Light clove and banana but not as strong as some in this style, personally I like that.
Taste – Good sweet sour balance with nice apple peach and banana with spicy pepper and clove taste.
Mouthfeel – Very dry finish but very full bodied with nice carbon tingle.
Overall – Very soft on the pallet this beer smells like an Amstel but drinks like a mild Leffe. Sweet but not overly so this beer tastes great and is good for a session. So mild and pleasant I think anybody could drain a keg without complaint.

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A very nice tripel indeed. Velvety and light, yet with enough oomph to deliver a hearty flavor to the palate. Light tangerine with a billowing white head. Clove, spices, hint of wine, pears, orange peels and apples. The alcohol is well hidden until you swallow and it creeps down your throat. Well carbonated and lively. Very nice.

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Grimbergen Tripel from Brouwerij Alken-Maes
86 out of 100 based on 132 ratings.