CHIMAY Chimay Tripel (White) 33Cl 8%


Code 5410908000029
11 in stock
Add to Basket
Additional Info

Delve into the rich history and tradition of Belgian brewing with Chimay Tripel, also known as Chimay Cinq Cents. This authentic Trappist beer, first crafted in 1966 by the revered Father Theodore, stands as a testament to the timeless art of monastic brewing. With its golden hue and velvety-soft froth, the beer offers a harmonious blend of subtle caramel, toffee, and chocolate notes. Its light hopping imparts a tea-like character, beautifully complemented by a soft toasted malt finish. Whether you're a seasoned beer lover or a novice eager to explore, Chimay Tripel promises a divine experience that transcends the ordinary. Elevate your beer journey and indulge in this Belgian masterpiece; purchase online or in-store today.

Beer Type: Tripel

ABV: 8%

Delivery Info

We aim to deliver nationwide within the Island of Ireland within 3-5 working days.

Click and Collection orders are free to collect from  our Tyrrelstown, Dublin 15 location.

Please visit our Delivery page for full details on our delivery costs for local, nationwide and overseas.

Click to view complete product details

Chimay, a name synonymous with world-class Belgian brewing, presents the Chimay Tripel, a beer that embodies the rich heritage and meticulous craftsmanship of the Scourmont Abbey monks. Nestled in the picturesque town of Baileux, the abbey has been producing some of Belgium's most cherished beers since 1850, with the Tripel being one of its crowning jewels.

The story of Chimay Tripel is as captivating as its taste. First brewed in 1966 by the esteemed Father Theodore, it was his final and perhaps most memorable contribution to the Chimay range. The beer was formerly known as the "White Cap", a nod to its pristine appearance and the frothy white head that graces each pour. The name "Cinq Cents", translating to 500, commemorates the 500th anniversary of the Principality of Chimay, whose unwavering support was instrumental in the establishment of the Scourmont Abbey.

Tasting Notes:

  • Appearance: A radiant golden hue with a slight haze, crowned by a generous, velvety-soft white head.
  • Aroma: A delicate bouquet of caramel, toffee, and a hint of chocolate, intertwined with floral and fruity undertones.
  • Flavour: A harmonious blend of sweetness and bitterness, where notes of caramel, toffee, and chocolate dance on the palate, culminating in a soft toasted malt finish.
  • Mouthfeel: Smooth and effervescent, with a medium body that leaves a pleasant, lingering aftertaste.

Beyond its taste, what sets Chimay Tripel apart is its deep-rooted connection to the monastic traditions of Belgian brewing. Every sip is a journey through time, offering a glimpse into the centuries-old practices that have been preserved and perfected by the monks of Scourmont Abbey. Their dedication to quality and authenticity is evident in every bottle, making Chimay Tripel not just a beer, but a celebration of Belgian brewing heritage.

Pairing this beer with food elevates the experience to new heights. Its subtle sweetness and light hopping make it a versatile companion to a range of dishes, from hearty stews to delicate seafood. And for those with a penchant for cheese, Chimay Tripel pairs beautifully with a variety of cheeses, enhancing their flavours and textures.

In conclusion, Chimay Tripel is more than just a beverage; it's a testament to the timeless art of brewing, a legacy that has been passed down through generations. Whether you're looking to reminisce about a past trip to Belgium or embark on a new flavour adventure, this beer promises to transport you to a world of rich history and unparalleled taste. So, why wait? Purchase online or in-store now and immerse yourself in the divine experience that is Chimay Tripel.


POP-IN HTML goes here


Your Basket

Your basket is currently empty