Stokerij de Molenberg – Gouden Carolus Whisky

Stokerij de Molenberg, which is brewery Het Anker’s whisky distillery, was our first visit on the second day of my trip to Belgium. Malt makes beer and malt makes whisky, so it’s no wonder that many brewers have thought about making…

Dinner at Café Het Goudblommeke in Papier

Het Goudblommeke in Papier is a classic café in the heart of Brussels, a favourite watering hole of the surrealist movement in the 1920s. The name (La Fleur en Papier Doré in French) means The Golden Paper Flower, a poetic…

Lindemans – traditional lambic and business

Friday around noon, a bus full of very excited beer writers arrive at the Lindemans family brewery. It’s the first stop of our epic tour of Belgium, and we’re here to taste some very exclusive spontaneous fermented beer. Not the…

Belgian Family Brewers – generations of passion

I have just spent a wonderful long weekend in Belgian Flanders, visiting breweries, drinking great beer and enjoying wonderful beer cuisine. As I begin writing this, on the train from Gent to Brussels, I’m overwhelmed with impressions. The Belgian Family…

Seks tips til ølturisten i München

I sidste weekend var jeg i München på en ølrejse der ganske vidst havde ølfestivalen Braukunst-Live i fokus, men som også bød på en god portion ølturisme i byens centrum. Her er seks tips, i form af fire steder der…