Belgian Quadrupel

Belgian Quadrupel (3)

Avery 5 Monks

Monday, 26 January 2015 18:00
Avery 5 Monks, Avery Brewing Company, Boulder CO Style: Quadrupel, aged in bourbon barrels ABV: 19.39% So what the heck is a “Quintupel,” you ask? It’s kind of like a Belgian Quadrupel but multiplied by 1.25. Really? No, of course not! Avery’s been doing some interesting things with their Barrel Aged Series, that includes Rumpkin, which we reviewed earlier. Rumpkin…

What's a Trappist?

Wednesday, 09 July 2014 19:00
What is a Trappist, you ask? And why should you care? Well, you don’t necessarily have to care, but if you like beer, you’d be remiss in not trying some (or all) of the Trappist Ales. A Trappist actually refers to a monk of a particular religious order. They originated in the monastery of La Trappe, France, hence the name.…

Trappistes Rochefort 10

Monday, 28 April 2014 19:00
Trappistes Rochefort 10, Brasserie de Rochefort, Belgium Style: Quadrupel ABV: 11.3% Beer top lists are fickle things. They change constantly. And rightfully so. Consider this. Back in the 70s an 80s there were very few American breweries. The Belgian and German brewmasters on the other side of the world however had been brewing for decades and centuries and had long…