La Fin Du Monde | Unibroue

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4.32/5
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Unibroue
Quebec, Canada
unibroue.com

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

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#449
Reviews:
3,020
Ratings:
10,209
pDev:
11.34%
Bros Score:
4.83
 
 
Wants:
664
Gots:
2,394
Trade:
20
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 10,209 |  Reviews: 3,020
Photo of BeerMan247
4.7/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

The taste of this beer is overwhelmingly spicy with spices from all around the world.

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Photo of JuiceMan818
4.35/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Trojanpony
4.77/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Wxb1111
4.52/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Look: Very rich and vibrant orange color with about an inch of head.
Smell: Has a sweet, fruity smell with a hint of spice that's not overpowering, but there.
Taste: The fruit and the sweetness are very dominant. It's 9% ABV and that's very noticeable and nice.
Feel: Has a very rich and creamy feel. Just the right about of carbonation.
Overall: It's really great triple. Recommended!

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Photo of walt5
4.38/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Not my favorite style, but quite satisfying.

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Photo of ABabbidge
3.53/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

L: Hazy straw color white a large fully white head that slowly settles.

S: Yeasty with clove, citrus, and peppery spice.

T: Fruity up front, I get mostly pear. Finishes with peppery spice. Also get some alcohol taste in there as well.

F: Smooth and creamy.

O: Not my favorite tripel, but still respectable and enjoyable.

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Photo of lebriarjr
4.23/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Duncian
3.98/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of uu1
5/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of BabaBeer
4.25/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of k204
3.64/5  rDev -15.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Though I prefer something hoppier/fuller, this was a good beer. It did not hide the alcohol very well, but that wasn't necessarily a downside - more of a preference thing. In summary, it was a little on the expensive side for my preferences but a good, low-IBU beer and may be a good one to throw in a mix pack from time to time.

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Photo of gnumber9
4.75/5  rDev +10%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Look, light hazy gold with creamy head.
Smell, banana and spice.
Taste, jackfruit with pepperish spice
Feel, like cheesecake, but I'm liking it, a lot. Warm stomach feel. or YUM!
I love a Triple, but this is not as hoppy as I am used to. This is a wonderful beverage. I am very glad I got it and found it in a corner at my grocer. I probably could not drink a lot of these. Rich and alcoholic. I'd get sleepy.
i would highly recommend this beer.

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Photo of GregSemenza
4.33/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Aj21
3.25/5  rDev -24.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of codename88
4.68/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Svartrhand
4.75/5  rDev +10%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

My second favorite beer in the Belgium Tripel style and much more broadly available than my number 1 choice.

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Photo of Jsalz21
4.37/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jcarlosv
3/5  rDev -30.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

IBU 19. Good tasting beer but the smell is not too pleasant. A light strong tasting beer, goes down smoothly with little aftertaste. Overall OK beer.

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Photo of poseddy
5/5  rDev +15.7%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of TheIPAHunter
3.89/5  rDev -10%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Gunslinger331
4.12/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MeIquiades
4.33/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Hopsohard
4.6/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Heftklammer
4.73/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.75

Photo of rabbott2
3.25/5  rDev -24.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

La Fin Du Monde from Unibroue
Beer rating: 4.32 out of 5 with 10,209 ratings