“In the fall of 1991, the monks at Abbaye Notre-Dame de Scourmont in the south of Belgium contracted with monks at the Dutch abbey Koningshoeven to brew Chimay Blanche because construction at […]
Here’s a look at Chimay, the most-well known Trappist brewery.
In the brewing niche occupied by Trappist beers, there is none so fine as Orval. You can have your Rochefort, your La Trappe and your Chimay (though if you could leave me […]
I just love the weirdness of Trappist beers. Why are they weird? Let me count the ways. 1) They’re made by monks. Come on, that’s weird, yeah? 2) There’s a Trappist beer police […]