La Fin Du Monde | Unibroue

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Unibroue
Quebec, Canada
unibroue.com

Style: Belgian 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:
#768
Reviews:
3,039
Ratings:
10,282
pDev:
11.34%
 
 
Wants:
677
Gots:
2,441
Trade:
20
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Ratings: 10,282 |  Reviews: 3,039
Photo of Hallbrauhaus
4.3/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of rvisual
4.25/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Just Wow. Enjoyed a 750 mL bottle on 2 visits to Le Café de la Brûlerie in Granby QC. Really really nice, may be a bit high on the alcohol content for some but otherwise a totally satisfying experience.

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Photo of Bum4ever
3.48/5  rDev -19.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Luscious_Malfoy
4.31/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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

Photo of BennyProfane
4.28/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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

Photo of 6thstreetbrewpub
4.19/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Cuervo_PCB
4/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Teatotaler
4/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Negrelly
4.13/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of kjmcmullen
4.67/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Exceptional beer - lovely golden colour, smell is heavenly, taste is outstanding - this is as good as gets.

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Photo of RayCannata
3.99/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Wanzuki
4.68/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

To my way of thinking, 9% ABV is a double as much as it’s a triple. The ‘spices’ are a lot like your standard Saison. So I’m inclined to call it a double saison. But it’s pretty darn good anyway!

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Photo of Jbk81
4.25/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BeeradleyDale
4.85/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is it. The winner. The holy grail of beer. A perfectly spiced Belgian that is smooth and sweet. This is as good as beer can get it. One of only 2 religious experiences I've ever had when drinking a beer. Enjoy it, this is the End of the World.

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Photo of npdevil27
4.37/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Snickrot
4.63/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of risk1911
4.57/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of QuentinDishaw
4.26/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Tcsox
4.2/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Ljosalfar66
3.49/5  rDev -19.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Callednumbers
1.47/5  rDev -66%
look: 1.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

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

Poured hazy honey colored with a nice thick head that never fully dissapated and left a little bit of lacing.

Yeasty and fruity, fermented apples being the dominant aroma.

Taste is fruity and pretty sweet, also pick up the spices as well as the malt.

Feel is medium, very good carbonation, smooth.

Overall, really impressed with this tripel. I admittedly don't drink a whole lot of Belgian styles, but I'd probably drink more if they were more like this

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Photo of brew-Ed
4.5/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Look:
A darker, hazy, golden color. Thick head that lasts awhile, good lacing.
Smell:
I get bananas, apples, really pleasant, sweet.
Taste:
Mostly fruit, similar to the smell, bananas and apple. Malt flavor.
Feel:
Medium bodied and carbonation. Refreshing.
Overall:
Really enjoyable Belgian, something I have been looking for awhile.

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La Fin Du Monde from Unibroue
Beer rating: 4.32 out of 5 with 10,282 ratings