Tag Archives: Belgian Beer

Solvay Society In Silico (6.6%)

Brewed in collaboration with the ever wonderful Elusive Brewing this Bitter Blonde is really rather good. There’s an almost farmyard-y apricot fruitiness to the aroma, it’s a smell that could lead you to believe you’re about to taste a Saison. … Continue reading

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Canopy Beer Belgian Red Ale With Sour Cherries (5.5%)

Oh my, this is a bit special. The red malts create a sticky toffee, brown sugar, honey, brioche and Belgian waffle body. Sweet and warm, chewy and satisfying, it’s the deep heart of the beer, buoyed up by the earthy … Continue reading

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Belgians In Britain: The Brouwerij Haacht Range

Brouwerij Haacht is an independently owned family brewery, brewing beer in Belgium for over a hundred years. They make a wide range of modern and traditional beer styles and now they’re being imported into the UK by Branded Drinks. I … Continue reading

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Leeds Home Brew Club Belgian Beer Competition

“Would you like to judge a Belgian Beer Competition,” asked Ian during an internet natter. “Would I?” I replied, “yeah, go on then. What date is it happening?” Sadly I couldn’t get up to Leeds for the date in question … Continue reading

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Genste Stadsbrouwerij Gruut: Is It Hip Not To Hop?

Did you know there was a time before hops? It’s hard to believe, right? I remember reading some years ago that a grain based fermented drink that doesn’t have hops in it should be called an Ale and got involved … Continue reading

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