Bush Ambrée Triple
Brasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl

Bush Ambrée TripleBush Ambrée Triple
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Brasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl
Belgian Pale Strong Ale
Ranked #142
Ranked #21,400
3.74 | pDev: 11.76%
Apr 21, 2023
Dec 22, 2008
Created in 2008 for Bush's 75th birthday. It is Bush Ambrée refermented in 75cl bottles.
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Rated: 3.77 by Sphagnicola from Belgium

Apr 21, 2023
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Reviewed by drmeto from Germany

3.37/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25
-pours a clear amber with a medium to big,foamy,off-white head
-medium carbonation visible
-caramel,bubble gum,brown sugar,chocolate,earthy
-brown sugar,caramel,spicy,grassy,bubble gum,earthy
-medium to high carbonation
-medium body
Decent Belgian Strong but quite boozy.
Apr 15, 2022
Rated: 4 by altrio

Oct 04, 2021
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Reviewed by JonnoWillsteed from England

3.37/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3
Blind-tasted except for the beer's name and brewery/country, zero reviews below read (yet!)...
L- Pours rich golden amber, clear, with minor sediment left in the bottle. 3-4mm fine-bubble white foam cap.
S- Mild, just a soft facet of blended Belgian yeast notes and a light hint of liquor/ABV%.
T- Rounded on the palate, Belgian yeast notes, then in the finish is a dry hop + pretty hefty alcohol flourish, that licks over the palate with a zing reminiscent of doing a watered down shot. This aspect seems to build, by half way through it's coming over as really quite blunt.
F- An ABV% + hops combo zing on the palate combine to make a very impactful beer. In fact my that just did that er... spasm thing when you swallow a hefty shot of spirit/liquor and it goes into like a 3 second spasm.
O- If you haven't had many high ABV% beers it's probably quite fun, but if you've had a range you might conclude the ABV% is way more prominent than it needs to be; and it becomes a distraction. I've had plenty of higher ABV% beers than this and the ones that really sing, that have that magic about them, are those that aren't shouty about it. I can finish this one but I wouldn't buy it again, I find it unrefined, unbalanced and disappointing.
Review/scoring all done, now the reveal, I get to read the bottle lables to see what I missed! ==> Contains sugar, and it's a Blonde apparently.
330ml bottle BB: 19/05/2022 Euro2.50 Bought from BeerMania/Belgium as part of a large pick-your own consignment to London. #1867.
Jun 07, 2021
Rated: 3.63 by DvdP from Netherlands

Nov 12, 2020
Rated: 3.63 by bird_soul from Netherlands

Mar 02, 2020
Rated: 3.3 by pioppo from Italy

Dec 30, 2019
Rated: 3.58 by BrentMcQuirk from Texas

Dec 08, 2019
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Reviewed by ScruffySouthpaw from New York

3.93/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Served in a red wine glass from the bottle.

Appearance: Unfiltered amber with medium bubbles and sediments throughout the glass.

Smell: Yeast scent. Sweet with sugar aroma and deep sour scent which lingers on the nostrils.

Taste: sweet and malty all at once. Lightly sour with a grape notes. Think of white wine with dose of malts.

Mouth: Medium carbonation with a full body.

Overall: Good brew. Hit me good like a warm bread paired with grapes and wine. Salud!
Jul 02, 2019
Rated: 4.2 by Kennyismyname from Philippines

Apr 18, 2019
Rated: 4 by JDJR from Florida

Dec 10, 2018
Rated: 2.32 by Macamah from England

Nov 23, 2018
Rated: 4.5 by sraufstok from Slovenia

Jun 21, 2018
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Reviewed by flyingpig from Scotland

4.13/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25
50cl on-tap at Brasserie Du Lomard, Brussels (€5.50):
Very pleasant but very strong stuff too, this beer was quite complex with a good combination of fruits kicking things off, most notably apples & pears but some grapes & even a little plum showed at points too. There was plenty of alcohol coming through at times but the caramel sweetness partially covered this & the balance was great which made it easier to drink than expected too. It was warming towards the end & great to sip away at; definitely a beer that I'll seek out again if possible.
Jun 12, 2018
Rated: 3.52 by jroof1 from Massachusetts

May 20, 2018
Rated: 3.41 by Ichoosefiction from Belgium

Feb 18, 2018
Rated: 3.93 by Birdlegs from Washington

Dec 24, 2017
Rated: 3.85 by TheCrowsEye from California

Dec 17, 2017
Rated: 4.5 by ckollias from Maryland

May 29, 2017
Rated: 3.65 by Beer-Ed from Netherlands

Nov 09, 2015
Bush Ambrée Triple from Brasserie Dubuisson Frères sprl
Beer rating: 85 out of 100 with 46 ratings