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La Fin Du Monde | Unibroue

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Quebec, Canada

Style: Tripel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
La Fin du Monde was developed through 18 months of research on a unique strain of yeast originating from Europe. It is brewed in honor of the intrepid European explorers who believed they had reached the “end of the world” when they discovered North America ‘the new world’. This triple-style golden ale recreates the style of beer originally developed in the Middle Ages by trappist monks for special occasions and as such it was the first of its kind to be brewed in North America.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-23-1998

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

A. Poured a cloudy yellow with an inch and a half head that dwindled down fairly soon. Some lacing but not much.

S. Yeasty but in a good way. Some pineapple, banana, and some others.

T. Sweet. Yeast and banana again. Some zippy pineapple and even some orange. Overall, it melds greatly together. This is what keeps me coming back to this one. It's taste is great and not overpowering.

M. A little syrupy, not overmuch. Medium carbonation and the aftertaste is sweet bananas which is fine with me.

O. This is one great trippel. Keeps me coming back as it's not overbearing and has a soothing flavor. Like drinking a fine brandy made of beer.

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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Poured into a Dogfish signature snifter. Back label says best before 12-13-14.

A- Pours a hazy amber color with a 3/4 inch white head that fizzes away to a thick ring around the edge of the glass and light spacks of surface foam. Lacing that falls quickly down the glass.

S- Full Belgian yeast aroma with an effervescent backing and tropical fruit notes of pineapple, papaya and some mango. Sweet-smelling plus some herbal spiciness.

T- Belgian yeast is the main player providing plenty of banana and spice notes plus a slightly chalky element. Wheat flavor also prevails and brings a fullness to the overall profile. Alcohol is extremely well-hidden.

M- Bright and a bit prickly from the spice/yeast combo. Medium carbonation and a relatively light body.

O- One of my favorite tripels and definitely the best Unibroue beer IMO. It never gets old to drink.

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A slightly above-average tripel with Unibroue's signature qualities throughout.

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La Fin Du Monde from Unibroue
Beer rating: 4.32 out of 5 with 10,126 ratings
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