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The long road to Westvleteren

It doesn’t matter if you’re a bonafide beer geek or budding brew enthusiasts like ourselves; if it’s your first trip to Westvleteren, the road to this trappist brewery of Saint Sixtus Abbey is sure to be paved with everlasting memories. 567 more words

Spring Holidays

The Birth of a new Trappist Brewery!

The INTERNATIONAL TRAPPIST ASSOCIATION (ITA) announced the birth of a new Trappist brewery- this time in Rome, Italy!

In 2014, Tre Fontane Abbey became a member of the International Trappist Association (ITA). 273 more words


Five things about ... Westvleteren 12

1) I have never been able to spell ‘‘Westvleteren’’ without having to look it up. Not even once. I’ve even resorted to calling it ‘‘Westy’’ instead so as not to have to keep retyping it. 521 more words

Beer Of The Week

A Monk's Brew

Season 3 in Diablo III started two weeks ago. But I had finals. So I’ve to delay my participation until today. As I’ve mentioned at the end of Season 2, I’m playing a Monk this time. 261 more words

Craft Beer

Belgian Dip

Adorable! Belgium is simply adorable! There are swans in the canals, the buildings are all about 700 years old and the train stations smell like waffles! 697 more words


Beer of the Week - Orval

The beer: Orval.

Where did it come from?: I got it from Figtree Cellars, the only place in Wollongong that stocks it. But they originally come from Belgium. 140 more words

Beer Of The Week

Things to do with (or without) a baby in Belgium: Sample the world's best beer - West Vleteren

According to my calendar it is March. Yes! And with our adopted adult family member, Uncle Johan, in tow, we made like adventurers and headed (finally!) to the beer holy grail, West Vleteren. 332 more words