XXX Rye Triple Ale | De Struise Brouwers

XXX Rye Triple AleXXX Rye Triple Ale
BA SCORE
90.1%
Liked This Beer
4.13 w/ 111 ratings
XXX Rye Triple AleXXX Rye Triple Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
De Struise Brouwers
Belgium
struise.com

Style: Quadrupel (Quad)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by MasterSki on 08-22-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#3,137
Reviews:
14
Ratings:
111
Liked:
100
Avg:
4.13/5
pDev:
7.26%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
18
Trade:
3
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 111 |  Reviews: 14
Photo of Danimal25
4.8/5  rDev +16.2%

Photo of AlexAfonin
4.75/5  rDev +15%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Dutchcraftbeergeek
4.75/5  rDev +15%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Amazing tripel rye bba, very good!
Sweet on the back end as well.

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Photo of adamggreen
4.59/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Delicious boozy belgian. I don't get much of the rye, but I get the bourbon so who cares.

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Photo of stephenlee
4.58/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Poorsprong
4.57/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of dirtylou
4.5/5  rDev +9%

Photo of pathman
4.5/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of AnitaBrewski
4.5/5  rDev +9%

Photo of valdieu2
4.5/5  rDev +9%

Photo of JPlo
4.5/5  rDev +9%

Photo of svanet01
4.5/5  rDev +9%

Photo of BenBreeg
4.5/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of YvesB
4.5/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Wamba
4.5/5  rDev +9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of imbibehour
4.49/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured on tap at Churchkey into a tulip glass.

Nice mellow red amber body, hints at chestnut brown. A bit of see through clarity but very dark. Light and tan foamy top head in appearance, some mild lacing while drinking.

Real nice bouquet on this brew. Spice muted notes of cinnamon. Lots of dried brown fruits mostly fig. Even a faint hint of toast with barely a hint of sweetness.

Chewy palate, with hints of banana and a light sweet sense of candi sugar in the mid palate. Finish has classic rye malt dryness with a tannic nutty aftertaste. A warming quad like sense of grape as the beer warms up.

Super drinkable,unique, very memorable for the style.

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Photo of Homers_Beer_Odyssey
4.48/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

APPEARANCE - No head, dark opaque, amber.

AROMA/SCENT - Malts, pine, sweet.

TASTE - Malts, sweet, nutty, coffee, bread.

MOUTHFEEL/PALATE/TEXTURE - Thick, warming, heavy, syrupy.

VALUE - $8 for 8-oz draft. Why so little?

OVERALL/DRINKABILITY - Nice rye taste. ABV well-hidden.

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Photo of proctah
4.47/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mig100
4.46/5  rDev +8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Dzu
4.42/5  rDev +7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

2013 vintage
Poured into trappist goblet.
L: Turbid dark brown with a weak foam head.
S: Bourbon, sweets , dark fruits and wine notes.
T: Rich , complex, powerful.Caramel and raisin.
F: Pleasant aftertaste.
O: Very very impressive beer. First try was in Brugge and still love it.

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Photo of aasher
4.39/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Estria
4.38/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of arkanu
4.38/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of eduardolinhalis
4.37/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

750ml corked a capped bottle served in a Karmeliet tulip glass.

A: Pours a clear (but bit hazy) copper color forming a medium thin bubbled yellow head. Medium retention and lots of lingering and molasses left in the glass. A thin layer remains forever on the top

S: Sweet caramel, grapes, wood, whiskey, candy, bubble gum and alcohol. Perfect in the nose being a bit boozy to be just perfect. A very malty and fruity beer. The rye gives it a very smooth texture and balance. The cherry wood is just wonderful

T: Very sweet and fruity upfront. Again, strong notes of wood, whiskey and grapes. The notes of rye are a must. It gives it a great texture and taste to the beer. Notes of candy sugar and roasted malts. Belgian bready yeasts. Spicy and complex. End is quite boozy. Light hops bitterness, as expected

M: Heavy, creamy, smooth and molasses body. Light carbonation and a sweet, malty and woody aftertaste

O: Good drinkability. Just another De Struise masterpiece

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Photo of BelgianBeerChef
4.35/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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XXX Rye Triple Ale from De Struise Brouwers
Beer rating: 90.1% out of 100 with 111 ratings
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