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Lockdown reading and the science of beer

This week the Beer Idiots are excited about delving into an online course on the science of beer run by KU Leuven, reading a...
Terrace Moeder Lambic Fontainas

Saving Moeder Lambic, A la Mort Subite and others

Moeder Lambic's two bars, A la Mort Subite and a few others in Brussels we know have indicated that they are in danger of...

Brewdelicious: a broader view of beer

Charlotte Forrier of Brewdelicious is forging her way in the Belgian beer world by helping people widen their tastes. She recalls having rather narrow...

What we fear

Brussels has closed down its bars for a month in a shock move last week, leaving many unprepared and with taps full and supplies on order. The move is inconsistent and haphazard.

Beer Porn October 2020

We salute label designers and other creative and idiotic endeavours with a selection of this month’s beer graphics. 

Ale-Mania takes the revolution to Bonn

 Video: Fritz Wülfing represents the dream of craft brewing in Bonn, Germany. From the archetypical garage while holding down a full time job as a...

Houppe brewery and the spirit of Namur

 Bertrand Guelette, one of five co-founders of Brasserie de la Houppe in Namur, Belgium knows the value of being local, especially in the time...

Brussels Beer Project’s lust for life

  Seven years after Brussels Beer Project was founded by calling on drinkers to "Leave the abbey, join the playground", the brewery is showing its...

Belgian Beers Race crowdfunding sprints to finish

Billing itself as a "crazy race through Belgium and its breweries", a truly Belgian board game has raised over €72,000, almost 5 times more...

Beer shorts 13 September

Beer books we want to drink to We will be picking up Eoghan Walsh's Brussels Beer City: Stories from Brussels' Brewing Past. Walsh is a...