Brugge Tripel | Brouwerij Palm NV

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Palm NV
Belgium
palm.be

Style: Tripel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Dukeofearl on 05-12-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
111
Reviews:
43
Avg:
3.51
pDev:
13.96%
 
 
Wants:
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Gots:
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Photo of DucksFan16
4.1/5  rDev +16.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

06/26/2017, in Bruges, Belgium.

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Photo of FLBeerGuy
4.25/5  rDev +21.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of yaron73
4.1/5  rDev +16.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of 54V4G3
3.67/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Momon
3.71/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of janubio
3.6/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a golden colour with medium head and retention. Good lace. Aroma of fruits, oranges, banana, spices, cloves. Almost full body, alcohol is present in the palate. Taste of oranges, cloves,fruits, spices. Great.

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Photo of Marius
3.25/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Hazy golden pour with a tall white head. Smells of pilsner hops, spices and caramel. Sweet, with a metallic feeling, with notes of yeast, sugar and spices.

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Photo of Antyk
3.78/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Jcarriglio
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JeffSK
3.99/5  rDev +13.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DylanBrkhff
3.85/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of drmeto
3.13/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

L:
-pours a slightly hazy golden-amber with a big,foamy,white head
-medium carbonation visible
S:
-grainy,apples,herbs,sugar,honey,coriander,white bread,onions
T:
-honey,grainy,apples,white bread,sugar
-very clean finish for a Belgian ale
F:
-medium carbonation
-light to medium body
-slight alcohol noticeable
O:
Fairly dull Tripel

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Photo of YvesB
4/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Ciocanelu
3.1/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Clear dark golden color with off-white head. Aroma has much alcohol and some yeast esters. Taste starts sweet and estery, grainy, with a hint of honey and the finish is more bitter and earthy. Body is medium, quite dry and slightly acidic. Carbonation is on the high side. Not bad overall but the alcohol is too present for my taste.

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Photo of RobinLinde
4.15/5  rDev +18.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A - Hazy golden body with a thin foamy white head. A very appealing appearance!

S - Light, fruity. Citrus, apple and yeast.

T - Light fruity and round but also a bit spicy. Fits the smell.

M - Smooth with some carbonation, light and little oily.

O - A very enjoyable and balanced Belgian beer.

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Photo of Zet
3.54/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Light orange haze with a moderate head of foam that quickly fades but keeps the surface covered with lacing. Smell and taste both have citric and earthy flavours, all in all not very complex. The 8.7 abv is barely noticable; it's very easy to drink. I have mixed feelings about this one: smell and taste are fine and remind me of a decent but not exceptional beer like Cuvee des Trolles, but where is the promised gruut? There is no herbiness/spiciness whatsoever. I got another one cellared; maybe these babies need some maturing.

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Photo of mattmarka1
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Oidmoe
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Dentist666
3.59/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into tulip.
Aggressive pour reveals slightly hazy orange amber beer with 2 finger white head, moderate retention.
Smell - yeasty, spicy, fruity.
Taste - is not so poor, as other Palm beers have got, semisweet, boozy. Medium body and carbonation.

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Photo of tux_alin
3.67/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of rulisekmartin
3.85/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Hugues
4.27/5  rDev +21.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Now, THIS is what I expect from a tri^le bier, much more than a Westmale. This is full-bodied and my mouth waters already just looking at it.

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Photo of Noelito76
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dzu
3.63/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chubenzino
3.75/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Brugge Tripel from Brouwerij Palm NV
3.51 out of 5 based on 111 ratings.
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