2019-09-16

26C - Belgian Tripel

BJCP Style: 26C - Belgian Tripel

This is the 3rd in the Trappist beer series preceded by Single and Dubbel.

Full recipe is on BrewersFriend but here's the TL;DR:
  • Brewday: 2019-9-14
  • Malts: CO Proximity base, Munich
  • Hops: [Magnum] (Styrian Goldings)
  • Yeast: Danstar Abbaye (3rd generation)
  • OG: 19.2°P; FG: 2.3°P; ABV: 9.2%
  • Kegged: 2019-10-6
Grains - base (2-row pale) and Munich

Crushed

Mash temp

Cats.

Ready to chill

Brew session beer: botched Festbier (full story)

This batch of yeast has produced 2 Trappist-style beers so far: Single and Dubbel

OG: 19.2°P

Away we go...

2019-10-20 (+36): Full pour after resting in the keg for a couple of weeks with gelatin. Clearing up nicely. Tastes like... a Tripel! Spicy and dry. Dangerously drinkable for 9.5%.

2019-11-8 (+55): Full pour, full clarity, and cat.