Category: Abbey Beers

The designation “abbey beers” (Bières d’Abbaye or Abdijbier) originally applied to any monastic or monastic-style beer. After introduction of an official Trappist beer designation by the International Trappist Association in 1997, it came to mean products similar in style or presentation to monastic beers.

La Rulles Brewery - Triple 0

La Rulles Brewery – Triple

Brewery : La Rulles Brewery – Triple Name : Triple Country : Belgium Style : Abbey ABV/VOL/ALC : 8.4% Note from brewery : Beautiful coppery appearance. Warm en rich mouthfeel, finishing with a slight bitterness. Full-flavored, with a spicy lingering impression. Quite dangerously easy-drinking Triple…...

Brasserie du Bocq - Triple Moine 0

Brasserie du Bocq – Triple Moine

Brewery : Brasserie du Bocq Name : Triple Moine Country : Belgium Style : Abbey ABV/VOL/ALC : 7.3% Note from brewery : This Triple is a performance, powerful and rich at once, without ever falling into excess. This is a beer that spreads its complexity,...

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Grimbergen – Optimo Bruno

Brewery : Grimbergen Name : Optimo Bruno Country : Belgium Style : ABV/VOL/ALC : 10% Note from brewery : Medals : Note from taster : A very good Abbey Beer, truly enjoyable, rich and the border of being too much, I don’t think it is...

Alken-Maes Brewery - Mort Subite 0

Alken-Maes Brewery – Mort Subite

Brewery : Brouwerij Alken-Maes Name : Mort Subite Country : Belgium Style : ABV/VOL/ALC : 4.5% Note from brewery : Alken-Maes Brewery – Mort Subite Medals : Note from taster : Label : They clearly haven’t put a lot of work into this one

Brasserie Du Bocq - Triple Moine 0

Brasserie Du Bocq – Triple Moine

Brewery : Brasserie Du Bocq Name : Triple Moine Country : Belgium Style : Ale ABV/VOL/ALC : 7.3% Note from brewery : Blond, living beer with a fine and generous head. Balanced association of green apple fruit and fine hop. Light bitterness, smooth, beer with...

Leffe - Leffe Brune 0

Leffe – Leffe Brune

Brewery : Leffe Name : Leffe Brune Country : Belgium Style : Bières d’Abbaye (Abbey Beers) ABV/VOL/ALC : 6.5% Note from brewery : Leffe – Leffe Brune Medals : Probably more than you can shake a stick at, Note from taster : This is the...

Leffe - Leffe Blonde 0

Leffe – Leffe Blonde

Brewery : Leffe Name : Leffe Blonde Country : Belgium Style : Bières d’Abbaye (Abbey Beers) ABV/VOL/ALC : 6.6% Note from brewery : Leffe – Leffe Blonde Medals : Probably more than you can shake a stick at, Note from taster : This is probably...