Westmalle Trappist Ale

#2 Top 25 beers 2019
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Brewed by one of the world's 13 Trappist breweries, it doesn't get more true-to-style than this classic Belgian brew. It pours a gorgeous golden color, with a frothy off-white head, like a glass of sunshine topped by a fluffy cloud. The nose is earthy, spicy and fruity, all in perfect harmony, with notes of baked apricot, banana bread, candied lemon peel, clove, browned sugar and peppery, yeasty spice. Despite the rich-smelling bouquet, the mouthfilling palate is dry and well-balanced by ample carbonation, dried tropical-fruit flavors and a touch of citrusy vibrancy. The lightly warming finish offers an abundance of baking and peppery spice tones that linger endlessly. Merchant du Vin. Lauren Buzzeo

  • rating
    97
  • Price
    $7,  Buy Now
  • Appellation
    Belgium
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  • Rating
    97
  • Alcohol
    9.5%
  • Bottle Size
    11.2 oz
  • Category
    Tripel
  • Date Published
    4/1/2019
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