La Fin Du Monde | Unibroue

La Fin Du MondeLa Fin Du Monde
BA SCORE
92.8%
Liked This Beer
4.32 w/ 10,098 ratings
La Fin Du MondeLa Fin Du Monde
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:
#428
Reviews:
2,990
Ratings:
10,098
Liked:
9,372
Avg:
4.32/5
pDev:
11.34%
Alströms:
4.83
 
 
Wants:
656
Gots:
2,335
Trade:
21
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 10,098 |  Reviews: 2,990
Photo of lost_sailor
4.21/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of jbehlar
3.8/5  rDev -12%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Estria
4.38/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of BRuhman
3.78/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of J-M
4.34/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Zombiefeynman
4.49/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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

Photo of stratusjeans
3.88/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of SaxmanRick
4.4/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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

Photo of Tomesco
3.89/5  rDev -10%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of StormAles
4.75/5  rDev +10%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Samlover55
4.17/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

12oz bottle into Libbey Tulip
BB 10/3/19 over 2 years to go..been sitting on this for 3 months
L- pours bronze, with some yeast, huge white head, that leaves lacing
S- belgian yeast, coriander, fruit punch aroma as well
T- subtly sweet malt, followed by a nice fruity-ness, goes down in a unique finish that is predominantly yeast, along with the coriander
F- is medium bodied, creamy feel
Overall this a unique beer with a flavor profile, unlike any other beer I've had

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Photo of HoppingMadMonk
4.54/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Gold yellow color with just above average carbonation. Strong pleasant aroma of yeast followed by malt,hops,and spice. Not one element overwhelms and every element is present but sort of needs to be discovered instead of it blowing up on your taste buds. A great triple that seems a step above most triples.

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Photo of bottmfeedr
4.74/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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

Fantastic beer

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Photo of ethanwalshe
4.18/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Sam106
4.46/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Determined419
4.59/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of spacedaddy
4.21/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Appearance: It has a nice golden hue, slightly hazy, and the foam is generous.
Smell: I get a strong hops smell coming through; grassy and citrusy; as well as a hint of flowery esters.
Taste: It has a sweet yet robust and herbal taste which is lasting and extremely pleasant.
Mouthfeel: Seltzer-like and smooth feeling, an easy beer to drink despite its high alcohol content.

Overall: A fantastic Tripel. While not being overly hoppy, it manages to have a perfect balance of bready biscuity malt and sweet clove.

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Photo of baldy00
4.53/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Curt3
4.8/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

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

Into a chalice, the appearance was a nice golden amber to somewhat orange color with a nice one finger white foamy head that dissipates within less than a minute. The smell had a super nice allocation of iced apples, coriander, some peaches, and a nice Belgian spicy sort of yeastiness invading my nose. The taste was sweet and spicy and said a lot about a somewhat invading pear-like flavoring over top of the apples I previously smelled. I didn’t get any aftertaste but I did get a dry finish. On the palate, it sat about a light to medium and showed a decent sessionable characteristic about it. The carbonation seemed somewhat smooth but still had a decent sharpness running about it. Overall, in my opinion, this was a good Tripel that I would have again.

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Photo of JacobusFavier23
4.25/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

L- Champaign like colored beer with a great fizzy head. Orange is also present in the appearance.
S- Yeast, Clove, Banana, Spice, Grape and Apple. Slightly wheat-y. Fresh clean aroma.
T- Crisp toned down flavor. Sweet clove and fruity apple flavor as well. Slightly Bread-y. Yeasty and slightly alcoholic. I pick up a slight bit of spice. But not as much as I'd like though.
F- Crisp, clean, and kind.
O- Awesome. I loved trying this one out. Sometimes beer doesn't need to be extremely flashy to be phenomenal. La Fin Du Monde is an exceptional and sophisticated beer. Everyone will enjoy this one.

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Photo of Darrin_Smith
4.78/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

La Fin Du Monde from Unibroue
Beer rating: 92.8% out of 100 with 10,098 ratings
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