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Belgian Tripel | Prescott Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Prescott Brewing Company
Arizona, United States | website

Style: Tripel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by Phelps on 02-18-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3
Ratings:
3
Avg:
2.9
pDev:
18.62%
 
 
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Photo of chinchill
3.62/5  rDev +24.8%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Prescott Brewing
Crystal clear light amber with almost no head or lacng

Aroma: Complex and sweet, with cotton candy, banana, tropical fruits, bubblegum,

Flavor: nicely balanced mix of tart, sweet and bitter. More banana than in the nose but still light for style. Lightly yeasty and bready.

Feel: Light+ body; adequate if low carbonation

O: interesting, pleasant, easy-drinking version of this style, with well hidden high ABV,

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Photo of nickfl
2.78/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

A - poured with a small head of white foam on a clear, golden body. The head settles quickly and leaves only light lace.

S - sweet, fruity malt with some pilsner character and a touchof peppery spice.

T - thick, sweet malt up front with a note of pear and red apple in the middle. Finishes with a very sweet, almost cider like note of malt.

M - thick body, moderate carbonation, and a sweet finish.

D - overly sweet and flabby with a lack of real belgian character.

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Photo of Phelps
2.31/5  rDev -20.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

Enjoyed in a tulip at the brewpub.

Pure molten gold, with just a touch of haze. One inch of pillowy head recedes to a thick ring.

Lager-like aroma. Grainy, with crackers, pear and apple in the back. Too much lager character.

Same deal in the flavor — a heavy grainy lager character, with hints of Belgian yeast fruits and a clean, dry finish. Like a lager with belgian yeast thrown in.

Medium body, lightly fizzy. Moderate, massaging carbonation.

Not great. If this is supposed to be a tripel, it really missed the mark. Too grainy and like a lager. I’m suspicious that Belgian yeast was thrown in this in an attempt to save a bad batch.

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Belgian Tripel from Prescott Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.
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