Tripel De Ripple | Brugge Brasserie

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126 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brugge Brasserie
Indiana, United States
bruggebrasserie.com

Style: Tripel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.85%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Indybeer on 04-22-2005

BEER STATS
Ratings:
126
Reviews:
47
Avg:
4.02
pDev:
9.7%
 
 
Wants:
17
Gots:
14
For Trade:
1
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Ratings: 126 |  Reviews: 47
Photo of RochefortChris
3.75/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of iRun2Beer
3.5/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of DoctorEvil65
3.77/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Wasted_Youth
4.39/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Instantly when you pop the bottle it smells of ripe bananas and pears. The taste is very similar, but it's also like a hefeweizen.

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Photo of osuskin
4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of clarkybsu
4.56/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

A true local legend for me. Consistently excellent in quality and taste. Nose is apple, pear, banana with touch of citrus. Balance is perfect and 10% alcohol well hidden and potential for trouble. Beautiful translucent orange/Amber. Never get tired of this beer.

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Photo of mbratt93
4.03/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of metter98
3.82/5  rDev -5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A: The beer is hazy yellowish amber in color. It poured with a quarter finger high white head that died down, leaving some wispy traces of bubbles on the surface and a thin collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of bananas and candi sugar are present in the nose.
T: The taste follows the smell and has some notes of bananas towards the finish.
M: It feels medium-bodied on the palate and has a low to moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This is an interesting take on a triple that in some respects resembles a pale ale.

Serving type: bottle

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Photo of smithj4
3.91/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of khmel
4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of WiggyKGB
4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of atlbravsrno1
3.75/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BeerOps
4.06/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Nat1975
4.07/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Zonian1
3.92/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Benjhilmer
3.77/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of fredmugs
4.25/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of JohnnyHopps
4.17/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Appearance - The beer was brownish in color.

Smell - The aroma was lemony with grainy impressions of yeast.

Taste - My initial impression was a lemony butterscotch. Also present were pear, sweet berries, and biscuits. The aftertaste is pleasant with notes of sweet fruit.

Mouthfeel - The tripel was sticky, lending itself to linger in the mouth.

Overall - For a tripel, this was a little different. However, I really enjoyed the interpretation of the style.

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Photo of amattocks2
4.49/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Joeyphunk
4.75/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of zrab11
3.9/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of aasher
3.75/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of bigclydeoliver
4/5  rDev -0.5%

Photo of BeerBucks
4/5  rDev -0.5%

Photo of Indydoc
4/5  rDev -0.5%

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Tripel De Ripple from Brugge Brasserie
4.02 out of 5 based on 126 ratings.
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