Cerberus Belgian Tripel | Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

BA SCORE
86
very good
294 Ratings
Cerberus Belgian TripelCerberus Belgian Tripel
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
Ohio, United States
thirstydog.com

Style: Tripel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
This beer is made with one grain and 4 Belgian yeasts, a deceptive golden color, and a malty palate lend complexity to this Belgian Trippel Ale.

Added by Dogbrick on 04-01-2008

BEER STATS
Ratings:
294
Reviews:
110
Avg:
3.82
pDev:
12.57%
 
 
Wants:
13
Gots:
38
For Trade:
1
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3/5  rDev -21.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

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3/5  rDev -21.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +24.3%

Wow! Belgians are fast becoming one of my favorite styles and this selection is definitely helping. Really really good beer.

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4.4/5  rDev +15.2%

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2.96/5  rDev -22.5%

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4/5  rDev +4.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

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4.03/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pours a muddled orange with a touch of sediment. Very little head with slight lacing. Apple and pear dominate the aroma. More apple and pear in the taste with some strawberry as well, mild yeast flavors, and honey, quite a sweet beer. Medium to heavy body, with a touch of carbonation. Slight alcohol kick at the end.

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3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

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3.79/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a Funky Buddha Brewery snifter. No readable freshness date.

A- Pours a semi-hazy dark amber color with nearly no head, just a paper-thin ring around the edge of the glass and minimal surface foam.

S- Sharp, boozy aroma of Belgian yeast. A bit of spice, some malt sweetness and maybe a hint of oxidation.

T- Flavor is considerably better than the aroma with a nice dose of Belgian candi sugar and some lightly toasty malt. Also some more spice and the alcohol starts creeping in after multiple sips are taken. Minimal hop bitterness.

M- Slick feel with some vibrance from the spice and alcohol. Medium-low carbonation and a body leaning toward the fuller side.

O- Well this beer started out quite lame but made a quick turnaround. Certainly not one of the best Tripels I've ever had but it disguises the alcohol pretty well and has some nice character to it.

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3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

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3.79/5  rDev -0.8%

Better than meh

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3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

Cerberus Belgian Tripel from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
3.82 out of 5 based on 294 ratings.
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