Witches' Brew
Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.

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Style:
Belgian Tripel
Ranked #100
ABV:
9.3%
Score:
87
Ranked #14,592
Avg:
3.89 | pDev: 11.05%
Reviews:
122
Ratings:
232
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Brouwerij Van Steenberge N.V.
 
Belgium
Avail:
Fall
Wants
  13
Gots
  27
SCORE
87
Very Good
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Reviews by Mightyscoop:
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3.9/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Cork & caged bottle pured from 750ml champagne bottle

A- Golden body, and a pure white, frothy, 2" rocky head. Bubbles cling to the glass slightly. Initially pured more clearly than I have grown used to from this style, hazed nicely.

S- Malty with some nice floral notes. Fades to traditional style with citrus and apple scents.

T- Sweet. Slightly sour. Honey with some spiciness. Soft green apples and familiar Belgian yeastiness. Hop bitterness is present, though subtly.

M- A bit too carbonated for the style in my opinon. Otherwise a good medium mouthful that stays with me well after the sip.

D- Drinkable. I split a bottle with the S.O., but could see myself drinking the entire 750.

Overall - a good tripel. There are better out there that I feel better fit the bill (and cheaper.) Would drink again.

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A-Hazy gold color with an off white head
S-clove, spicy, some citrus in there also
T-Clove, spice, slight malt that leads to a spicy warming aftertaste, with some hop bitterness in that leads to a spice finish
M-high carbonation and creaminess with a medium body
O-was a great beer that I paid $4.99 for a 750ml bottle, and I knew I should have bought more

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