Witches' Brew
Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.

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Style:
Belgian Tripel
Ranked #100
ABV:
9.3%
Score:
87
Ranked #14,310
Avg:
3.89 | pDev: 11.05%
Reviews:
122
Ratings:
232
From:
Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.
 
Belgium
Avail:
Fall
Wants
  13
Gots
  27
SCORE
87
Very Good
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Reviews: 122 | Ratings: 232
Reviews by JayQue:
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3.88/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pretty good Tripel. Served in a Chimay goblet from a corked and caged bottle. Pours a hazy apricot color with a medium size delicately bubbly white head. Head retention is pretty good for this style.

Smell is fairly mild until the beer warms. Since I split the bottle, and it was good, I drank most of it before it warmed up. Cold...a little light fruit (especially pears) and some alcohol. As it warmed there was a yeast aroma as well.

Taste is good warm or cold. Mostly light fruit...some alcohol and a good yeast presence as it warms. Not a great Tripel but a pretty good.

Mouthfeel is rich and the alcohol presence is not overwhelming.

In all...a solid (but not great) Tripel.

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Witches' Brew from Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.
Beer rating: 87 out of 100 with 232 ratings