Pater Lieven Tripel | Brouwerij Van den Bossche

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84
good
116 Ratings
Pater Lieven TripelPater Lieven Tripel
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Brouwerij Van den Bossche
Belgium
brouwerijvandenbossche.be

Style: Tripel

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Mitchster on 03-31-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
116
Reviews:
73
Avg:
3.75
pDev:
13.33%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
8
For Trade:
0
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Photo of mishi_d
3.83/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dzu
4.12/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from 0.33l bottle into goblet.
L: Turbid amber color with gorgeous white foam head.
S: Belgian yeasts, citrus, light fruits.
T: Pleasant , mild balanced taste. Notes of lime , banana, apples.
F: Tight body and medium carbonation.
O: Great, underrated tripel!

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Photo of Jerseyislandbeer
3.62/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Epiktetos
4.07/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Hayley_86
3.25/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of igl
4.52/5  rDev +20.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Bespokehuffman
4.35/5  rDev +16%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of BenBreeg
3.79/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of hansavijaticar
4.25/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of papat444
3.75/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Photo of UniversitateaDeBere
4.29/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of adityashekhar
4.39/5  rDev +17.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of JaimeLondon
3.65/5  rDev -2.7%

Belgian triple of an ocher somewhat transparent color and a whitey foam. A bit turbid and with visible efervescence.
Big maltiness on the nose, some belgian yeast and honey tones.
Taste is similar, just a bit fruity and with a nice bitterness. Alcohol is not evident, but as an 8%.. yeah you can feel it.
Body is ok, carbonation a bit higher than average.

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Photo of deebo
3.47/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TWStandley
3.25/5  rDev -13.3%

Photo of CSO
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%

Photo of Dentist666
3.68/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured into snifter.
Clear golden/amber beer with modest off-white head, dissipating quickly to remnants on the surface. Smell is straight and typical as hell, malty, fruity, yeasty, predictable. So is a taste, imprisoned in classic organoleptic limits

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Photo of LiquidAmber
3.81/5  rDev +1.6%

Poured from a bottle into a Gulden Draak tulip. Pours a medium burnished gold amber with a two finger white head with good retention and lots of lacing. Aroma of Belgian yeast, light apple family and stone fruit, clove; spicy and mildly floral, classic tripel. Flavor is sweet bready malt, Belgian yeast, light stone and apple fruit, mild clove. Finishes subdued with light, sweet fruit and malt, muted clove and spices. Medium bodied with good carbonation. The aroma was classic tripel, nicely spicy, but the flavor is sweeter and the spicing is surprisingly mild. Although clearly a tripel, leans in the direction of a spicy dubbel. I enjoyed this, but it is slightly off style.

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Photo of mattfancett
3.95/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of leitmotif
3/5  rDev -20%

Photo of Marius
3.75/5  rDev 0%

Photo of pknyc
3.25/5  rDev -13.3%

Photo of Latarnik
3.75/5  rDev 0%

Photo of Anatole
2.5/5  rDev -33.3%

Photo of BJSmit
4/5  rDev +6.7%

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Pater Lieven Tripel from Brouwerij Van den Bossche
3.75 out of 5 based on 116 ratings.
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