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Gregorius Trappistenbier

Abby/Quadruple, Stift Engelszell Trappistenbier-Brauerei, Austria 9.7% ABV

A dark brown body with a solid looking, tan head, it’s just inviting you to dive in.  The flavor is just as you would expect, sweetness from the yeast with notes of dark fruit. 124 more words


Recipe - Hoppy Tripel

Tripel is perhaps the one Trappist beer style that I like the least. Subtle and yeast-forward but high in alcohol content without the big  flavours to back it up. 552 more words


Eating up the culture... and washing it down with some beer!

It’s been 19 days since my last post… well, I took some time off and, during that time, I took a little weekend trip to good old Bruges. 213 more words


A Lazy American Visits the Westvleteren Brewery

Wow, it has been around 5 MONTHS since I have updated this blog. I certainly have some things to write updates on, but I must first get this blog post out of the way. 1,901 more words

Orval - Bottled: 14/06/2012

Orval is consistently one of my favorite beers.  Brewed in the Trappist monastery of Orval deep in the Belgian Ardennes, Orval has achieved international fame and a hugely loyal fan following.   317 more words