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  • You could tell by his face he was a "trappist," as Dick calls the motor-spies, and though Sir Lionel wasn't really going beyond the legal limit, he glared at our number as if he meant mischief.

    Set in Silver

  • "trappist" started being used in the years between WW1 and WW11, and was popularized by Chimay in 1850.

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  • Speaking spiritually, I wish we had gotten someone more on the lines of HH the Dalai Lama, or, less celebrated, almost any Catholic trappist monastic.

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  • December 28, 2009 3:23 PM trappist pistoles olestra trappist said...

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  • Of course, other breweries can produce similar beers, but none can be called "Trappist" or, even "trappist-style".

    MBR In Chicago – Lost Abbey, Inferno Ale

  • I will admit, as the beer warms up and you get to the bottom of the snifter, the brett character becomes more charming than abrasive and gives this beer a pensive dubbel-cum-trappist-esque quality

    Tasting Notes: Furthermore Thermo Refur

  • Thus it was said in the town, when the Bishop does not indulge in the cheer of a cure, he indulges in the cheer of a trappist.

    Les Miserables

  • Well, maybe, even as a newbie, I've done a little research and I know that the trappist ales (like Chimay and Orval) have different types: the ale, a double (dubbel), a triple, and sometimes a quad (like New Glarus!)

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  • No indeed, my dear Louis, I am neither dead nor ruined, nor have I turned pirate, trappist, or rural guard, as you might imagine in order to explain my silence these four months since I last appeared at your illustrious studio.

    French and Oriental Love in a Harem

  • Bishop does not indulge in the cheer of a cure, he indulges in the cheer of a trappist.

    Les Miserables, Volume I, Fantine

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