Belgium Beer Spotlight – Bossuwé Brewing Co

There are so many Belgian beers, What is special about Bossuwé Brewing’s beer that makes it something worth seeking out in Belgium as well as bringing to the USA?
We seem to have developed a very particular style of brewing, focusing on radical innovation, on weird and new beer styles and top quality levels while apparently remaining accessible for a surprisingly wide audience.

Pretty Thing Jack D'Or Beer Review

Beer #207 Pretty Thing Jack D’Or

  Name: Jack D’or Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale Brewery:  Pretty Thing Beer & Ale Project website Country: USA Region: Cambridge, Massachusetts ABV: 6.5% abv How served: 22oz capped bomber poured into an Oerbier stemmed glass.     My Overall Opinion:

Van den Bossche Buffalo Bitter

Beer #206 Van den Bossche’s Buffalo Bitter

Name: Buffalo Bitter Style: Belgian IPA Brewery:  Brouwerij Van den Bossche website Country: Belgium Region: Sint-Lievens-Esse, Belgium ABV: 8.0% abv How served: 750 ml caged and corked bottle poured into a Bon Secours Bière Vivante tulip.     My Overall Opinion:

Old Dominion Millennium Ale (2008 vintage)

Beer #205 Old Dominion Millennium Ale (2008 vintage)

Name: Dominion Millennium Ale (2008 vintage) Style: English Barleywine Brewery:  Old Dominion Brewing Company website Country: USA Region: Dover, Delaware ABV: 10.5% abv How served: 12oz screw cap bottle poured into a La Mère Noël glass.     My Overall Opinion:


Beer #204 Captain Lawrence Nor’ Easter 2009/2010 (Batch 4)

Name: Nor’ Easter Style: Winter Warmer Brewery:  Captain Lawrence Brewing Company website Country: USA Region: Elmsford, New York ABV: 12.0% abv How served: 750ml cap bottle poured into a Kastaar tulip.     My Overall Opinion: Very Good. I paired this

irrificio Montegioco Dolii Raptor

Beer #203 Birrificio Montegioco Dolii Raptor

Name: Dolii Raptor Style: Belgium Strong Ale Brewery:  Birrificio Montegioco website Country: Italy Region: Montegioco ABV: 8.5% abv How served: 12.7 oz hard red foiled cap with a built in plastic mini corked bottle poured into an Augustijn tulip.    

Bruery White Oak

Beer #202 Bruery White Oak

Name: White Oak Style: Wheatwine Brewery:  The Bruery  website Country: USA Region: Placentia, California ABV: 11.5% abv How served: 750 ml capped bottle poured into a Bruery tulip.     My Overall Opinion: Very Good. I paired this beer with:  Peppered

Avery Nineteen

Beer #201 Avery Nineteen

Name: Nineteen Style: Tripel Brewery:  Avery Brewing Co  website Country: USA Region: Boulder, Colorado ABV: 8.23% abv How served:  22oz bomber with a silver foil wrapped cap was poured into a Westmalle Chalice.     My Overall Opinion: Very Good.  I

Brasserie Thiriez Dalva

Beer #200 Brasserie Thiriez Dalva

Name: Dalva Style: Double IPA Brewery:  Brasserie Thiriez  website Country: France Region: Esquelbecq ABV: 8.5% abv How served:  750ml capped bottle poured into a Sierra Nevada 30th anniversary tulip.    My Overall Opinion: Very Good. I paired this beer with:  4

Weyerbacher Riserva 2012

Beer #199 Weyerbacher Riserva 2012

Name: Riserva 2012 Style: American Wild Ale Brewery: Weyerbacher Brewing Co website Country: USA Region: Easton, Pennsylvania ABV: no abv listed on bottle or their website. 11.4% abv How served: 750ml corked and caged bottle poured into a Rodenbach Grand