Chimay Tripel (White) | Bières de Chimay

Chimay Tripel (White)Chimay Tripel (White)
4,433 Ratings
Chimay Tripel (White)Chimay Tripel (White)

Brewed by:
Bières de Chimay

Style: Tripel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Labeled Chimay Cinq Cents in 750ml bottle.

This blonde ale is dry and floral with a slight hop bitterness. The hoppiest Chimay ale, Cinq Cents was created by famed brewmaster Father Theodore in 1966.

Added by Todd on 09-18-2001

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

To celebrate Belgian beer week, I thought I would review Chimay Cinq Cents Tripel. A 750mL bottle poured into a Chimay glass.

A - a cloudy golden yellow appearance to it, pours into the glass with a frothy head of light white foam.

S - I get some fruit, banana and lemon; clove, and yeast.

T - on the palate I mainly get the fruit that I smelled, banana is the most prominent. The finish on this beer is interesting, sweetness, some corriander, and very light hops.

M - medium-bodied with some chewiness to it. The carbonation is might be a bit more than what I like though.

O - an extremely good offering from Chimay, no complaints here. I like that the beer does have some complexity to it, offering different flavors from the initial hit on the palate to the finish. A very well made beer, definitely worth trying.

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Chimay Tripel (White) from Bières de Chimay
Beer rating: 4.13 out of 5 with 4,433 ratings
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