A few Belgian beers are pale and assertively hopped, like an India Pale Ale. De Ranke's "XX Bitter" has a British-style name.
Poperings Hommelbier is another example, hailing from Belgium's hop-growing district.
Fresh, hoppy and thirst-quenching beer, with pronounced citrus / floral flavors. Very accessible and tasty, delicious on a sunny terrace.
Internationally Styled Wheat IPA - RB 97/100 !
In this set are included De Ranke Guldenberg 75cl; De Ranke XX-Bitter 75cl and a pretty glass. A top-choice for Belgian IPA-lovers
Full malt, fully hopped IPA. Mash hopped, first wort hopping, late wort hopping, dry hopped. Blend of European and American hops, at 1kg / hectoliter. Intensively hopped, disturbingly good.
Malt bill from the De Ranke XX Bitter, bitter hops: Northern Brewer, aroma (wet) hops: Hallertau Mittelfruh. 2015 edition: RB 96p
Classical Belgiamn pale ale , this time with a bit more selected hops added. Another name for the "Palm Hopper", which is also 6% ABV and also dry-hopped with the home grown Hallertau Mittelfrüh.
A fantastic Christmas beer, but one that defies the universal custom of a stronger, spicier beer for the holiday season.
A robustly bitter strong Belgian pale ale. Added hops (3 varieties) make the basic version of Piraat even more enjoyable!
Hommel is the local abbreviation of humulus, from the botanical name for the hop plant. Confusingly, it also means bumble bee in Flemish. Poperings Hommelbier is a hoppy, golden-bronze, ale. It is made from a blend of winter, summer and aromatic pale malts
Inspired by American brewcraft creativity, Spencer IPA is crisp, fragrant, and golden-hued. Generously hopped, bright, bitter – one of a kind. Ratebeer: 73/100.
XX Bitter or Extra Extra Bitter is a blond, bitter ale containing 6.2% vol. Alc. It’s famous for it’s very bitter and strong flavour. XX is being made with pale pilsner malt and loads of Brewers Gold and Hallertau hop flowers. A perfect combination that has been nationally and internationally praised. This ale has been a real trendsetter for the current...
XXX Bitter is a special edition of XX-bitter; Brewed especially for the Shelton Brothers “The Festival” 2013 in Portland, ME. Limited kegs and 75cl bottles productions. Ratebeer 97 points!