Tripel 7 Belgian Style Ale | Scuttlebutt Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Scuttlebutt Brewing Company
Washington, United States
scuttlebuttbrewing.com

Style: Tripel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by morebeergood on 11-26-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
135
Reviews:
56
Avg:
3.43
pDev:
16.33%
 
 
Wants:
3
Gots:
21
For Trade:
1
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Ratings: 135 |  Reviews: 56
Photo of Hopscat
3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of hellobeerz
3.58/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A - A golden looking Belgian beer, perfect color.

S - You get a sugary sweet smell like any other triple.

T - The 9 percent alcohol is well hidden for the most part. You get the sugary bubblegum fruity taste with a dry semi-bitter finish.

M -Drinkable, very clean and crisp. You can drink a 6 pack of these and still ask for another.

O - I picked up a 6 pack for only 7 dollars at my local total wine. And this is honestly a STEAL. Go pick this up, it has a low price, high drinkability, and a high ABV. hahaha. You wont be disappointed.

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Photo of Sound_Explorer
4.25/5  rDev +23.9%

Photo of Alex5
1.25/5  rDev -63.6%

Photo of silverking
2.5/5  rDev -27.1%

Photo of npendres
3/5  rDev -12.5%

Photo of jryanj927
2/5  rDev -41.7%

Photo of dmilewsk
3.25/5  rDev -5.2%

Photo of Thomas_Picton
3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of Metaltildeath
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of Scott_McCool
3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of swimnadd
3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of maketheheartglad
4/5  rDev +16.6%

Photo of nick_asian
4/5  rDev +16.6%

Photo of RedneckBeerz
3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of cre83
3/5  rDev -12.5%

Photo of Dave_Treat
3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of RJLarse
3.82/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

I bought a bomber of Triple 7 in a bottle store. Poured into a Saxo tulip glass.

Pours a rich gold color, clear with a bit of chill haze, and a creamy white head.

Smell is a soft sweet scent. Pear and melon aromas.

The taste is also typically Belgian, soft sugary fruit flavors, with a mild dry bitter finish.

Mouthfeel is crisp and clean.

Overall not a bad Belgian ale. I'm not much on the style, and I'm sure I have had better, but this is good.

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Photo of HerculesRM
3.8/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a chilled glass, has a small head of fine bubbles. Clean aroma. Tastes of spice and subtle candied apricots with pleasant amount of bitters that linger on the tongue. Full body, great mouthfeel. I rarely drink tripels, but I thoroughly enjoyed this one. Well done, sirs!

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Photo of chris1919
4.48/5  rDev +30.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

There are times when you want the high alcohol content (this one is 9%) without getting punched in the taste buds with it. I gave the taste a 4.5 because I have had Tripels with more flavor, but rated the mouthfeel a 5 because it is so smooth and easy. I was pleasantly surprised to really enjoy this beer.

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3.5/5  rDev +2%

Photo of JoeyD
4.16/5  rDev +21.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This was an enjoyable beer that was a pleasant surprise. Easy to drink, flavorful and not boring. The flavor didn't disappear after a few sips like some beers tend to do.

A - Reminds me of an unfiltered Hefeweizen--hazy gold with an off-white head.

S - Pleasant smell, like honey and banana.

T - In line with the smell, it's sweet up front with hints of honey and banana. A bit dry in the middle, with subtle spiciness. Finishes smooth leaving a pleasant aftertaste--like a mix of banana and cloves. Not too strong of a flavor, definitely subtle yet sweet and delicious. I could see myself drinking several of these in a session--not too bitter or sweet.

M - Low carbonation, smooth, drinkable

It might not be the best Tripel, but it was still a good drink. Will definitely buy again. It's relatively inexpensive with a high ABV that is well-hidden by its full flavor and drinkability.

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Photo of KevinGordon
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of Rudes
3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of Hopswagger
2.65/5  rDev -22.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

P: Slightly hazed copper body with a topping if white thin milky head that fades rather fast and leaves a wet ring around the glass.

S: Starfruit, peaches, apricot preserves, pears, yellow apples, wheat grain, pineapple, artificial syrup flavoring and lime. Has almost a dairy character to it. Dry timidly musty yeast, and weeds. Aroma is dialed down.

T/M: Not like the fruity nose. It has an odd aftertaste of spoiled fruit and bitterness similar to bitting into kale. Butterscotch comes to mind for the weird after math. Artificial banana and an odd spice profile. Body is nice and sticky with a subtle dose of carbonation. Overall taste is off and cheap.

O: Not a fan of this beer but I didn't expect too much for such a cheap tripel offering. Nose is nice and body was well done. Taste is just not appealing.

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Tripel 7 Belgian Style Ale from Scuttlebutt Brewing Company
3.43 out of 5 based on 135 ratings.
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