Abbaye d'OrvalBrewed in strict accordance with Trappist tradition, Orval is a true classic among Belgian Abbaye Ales from its deep mahogany body to its attractive tan head.
Packed with sweet, musty, fruity malts that evoke orange blossom and juicy tangerine, this sweet, yeasty Trappist Tripel offers a crisp brett yeast sharpness that underscores the generous body.
The smooth, rounded profile is topped off by a generous alcohol note and soft, earthy Noble Hop bitterness that make this one of the world’s ultimate must-drink beers.Product #: 814stars, based on 63 reviewsRegular price: 2.9€2.9Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie BosteelsOriginally designed as a reviving brew for frozen coachmen, Kwak by Brasserie Bosteels is one of Belgium's most iconic beers. Pouring warm amber with a fluffy white head, this sumptuous Belgian Strong Pale Ale breathes thick caramel malts, with fruity dried apricot and prune, and a seductive demerara sugar note.
With a superb bittersweet balance set in a smooth, full body, Kwak offers more delicious apricot and plum malts, paired with a classical tobacco, old leather, banana, liquorice and green apple Belgian yeast backnote.
Sumptuously smooth to the last, the tasting experience ends with a satisfyingly sweet spicy finish.Product #: 1044stars, based on 59 reviewsRegular price: 2.3€2.3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie LindemansOne of Lindeman’s most famous brews, Faro is a sweet, sharp, woody Gueuze with a wild, musty character that offers mouthwatering back-of-the-tongue refreshment.
Pouring a peachy gold beneath an attractive head, Faro is full of classic wild yeast and woodrot tones and a fruity, oaky tone that lifts the tasting experience to a delicately sweet and sour finish.Product #: 1014stars, based on 25 reviewsRegular price: 1.4€1.4Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brewdog BreweryWhen you come across a brewery that has a standard motto of innovation, you know that you can expect interesting results. BrewDog is one such brewery. Based in Scotland and seeped in the tradition of brewing quality lager, it has carved out an identity for itself in a very short time.
Nanny State is a product of BrewDog brewery. The beer has a nice copper coloured robe, topped off with a large, frothy head. The beer gives off some interesting notes in its aroma. You will find elements of malt, flowers, citrus fruits, caramel. There is a pronounced fruitiness in the aroma. The taste has these elements as well. You will get flavours of citrus, a dash of caramel. The aftertaste is bitter and contains a malty touch. You will find notes of tea in the aftertaste. This beer is light bodied and soft carbonated. The beer also feels quite light on the palate.
Nanny State is your perfect companion when you are on a lake or in the mountains. The beer is light, airy and you can have more than one without feeling bogged down. BrewDog has experimented with this beer and the results are there for everyone to drink. This is one beer that you have to try!Product #: 41334stars, based on 19 reviewsRegular price: 2.9€2.9Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie PietraFeel as if you were back on the sunny beaches and in the middle of a splendid Corsican landscape with this Pietra, the beer brewed in Corsica. Featuring a character worthy of a true Corsican, this Amber Pietra perfectly represents the traditions of the “Island of beauty”, as it is called in France, since it is brewed with a typical ingredient of the island: chestnut flour.
The latter is used as a supplement of the barley wine usually used for brewing the beer. The Pietra pours an amber colour topped by a thin head and offers malty aromas along with wooden scents and discreet notes of chestnut.
It features a strong aroma of hop on the palate. In the meantime, bitterness and dry sensation develop in the mouth. The Pietra can be poured in its glass for a better tasting. Product #: 474stars, based on 13 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie LindemansOne of the world’s best-known Lambic blenders, Brussels’s Lindemans produces a range of classic fruit Lambics, including Lindemans Apple, brewed with fresh apple juice for an unbelievably crisp, fruity character.
Balanced by woody, spontaneous fermentation yeast notes and a characteristic mustiness, the fresh green apple character gives this remarkable Lambic a crisp profile that makes you want to take a bite!Product #: 1024stars, based on 20 reviewsRegular price: 1.6€1.6Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Guinness St. James's GateBrewed at the world-famous Guinness St James Gate Brewery, Kilkenny is a classic Irish Red Ale with a creamy texture and sumptuous caramel and fruit notes.
Pouring ruby-red beneath a creamy off-white head, Kilkenny breathes delicately fruity malt with a faint herbal quality. The palate is a similar story, with more fruity malts and the same delicious herbal character, that together make this Ireland's second most famous beer.Product #: 13244stars, based on 23 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie du Mont BlancPouring an inviting deep mahogany, Rousse de Mont Blanc by Brasserie de Mont Blanc is the winner of numerous prizes, including Best amber beer at the World Beer Awards and Gold medal at the Paris Salon d'Agriculture.
Brewed with exceptionnally pure water from Mont Blanc's glaciers, Rousse de Mont Blanc pours deep ruby.
Fermented using traditonal methods, it is produced using malts and hops carefully chosen for their quality and characteristics. The result is a beer with a full-bodied, malty taste with caramel and toasted almond flavours.Product #: 17314stars, based on 20 reviewsRegular price: 3.1€3.1Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Abbaye de WestmalleThe Westmalle Dubbel Brune is a Belgian beer brewed in the Trappist Abbaye de N.D in the Trappe du Sacré Cœur. Poured in a mahogany colour, it develops an impressive and long-lasting beige head. This color is due to the double dose of malt used to brew this Westmalle.
It releases powerful malty aromas with floral scents, tones of caramelized alcohol and yeast. In the mouth, the delicacy is obvious. One will immediately notice the liquorice, the subtly burned caramel, toasted notes and the dry and long bitterness.
The beer displays malty flavours all along the palate. This trappist beer is weaker than its little sisters: the Westvleteren of the Rochefort, but it is truly a quality product. After having let it rest a bit, you can pour it in its Westmalle Chalice Beer Glass and this way leave the yeast bed in the bottle.Product #: 884stars, based on 11 reviewsRegular price: 2.3€2.3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie KoningshoevenBrewed by the Notre-Dame de Koningshoeven Abbey, the Netherlands’ first Trappist Monastery, at 10% La Trappe Quadrupel is one of the stongest beers in the Trappe range.
In its special La Trappe glass, this Quadrupel sports a magnificent copper body with a lasting sandy head. The nose is offers a complex, aromatic bouquet full of fig, plum, and banana, as well as generous quantities of caramel and spices, and just a hint of vanilla.
The palate is warm and intense with malt flavours mixing with the fruits discernible in the bouquet. You’ll also find spicy yeast, more caramel, and a warming alcohol note, leading to a smooth finish with candi sugar, and a light bitterness.Product #: 1184stars, based on 12 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
OmnipolloTry this cracking Double IPA which is rapidly becoming something of a classic, having already won a gold medal at the Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival 2012, as well as the title of Ratebeer’s Best Swedish Beer 2013.
With its attractive golden-amber body and generous white head, Nebuchadnezzer is the creation of the excellent Swedish brewery Omnipollo.
The nose is highly perfumed, with masses of floral hops, tropical fruit, grass, citrus and litchi aromas.
Equally complex is the taste. Not far removed from the aromas, it builds on them adding a pleasing bitterness to the fruity, hoppy quality.Product #: 35424stars, based on 10 reviewsRegular price: 3.5€3.5Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie DubuissonProduced by Dubuisson, this Amber Bush will take you to the powerful and deep world of the Bush range of beers! This brewery is today the oldest one in Wallonia, since the latter has been in business for 240 years!
Amber Bush stands as one of the strongest beers from Belgium. It is an amber top-fermented beer. It is mainly made of malt, hops, natural sugar and water from the underground of the brewery and unique yeast that has selfishly been preserved for 65 years.
In addition, it benefits of a maturation period from 4 to 6 weeks between brewing and bottling, purpose of refining its aromas and flavours. This strong beer pours a dark amber colour topped by a compact and impressive head.
It releases very fruity aromas of malt and caramel with scents of alcohol. In the mouth, one can smell malty and fruity flavours with notes of pear and caramel. Spicy notes also strike the palate. Light bitterness is drowned by the strong presence of the alcohol at the back of the mouth.Product #: 1124stars, based on 12 reviewsRegular price: 2.3€2.3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Spaten-Franziskaner-BrauSpaten Oktoberfestbier is one of Munich's best-loved beers. It is a Märzen beer, a style traditionally brewed each spring in the month of March – März - and matured in time for the world-famous Oktoberfest.
Pouring bright sparkling blonde with a fluffy white head, Spaten Oktoberfestbier shows off a clean, crisp, malty bouquet with light, fruity continental hop tones.This balanced malt-hops character is present on the palate, set in a light, pleasingly sweet body, in which the continental hops put in a repeat appearance to lead to an agreeably crisp finish.Product #: 5977stars, based on reviewsRegular price: 2.7€2.7Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Einstok OlgerdEinstok Icelandic Pale Ale is an Icelandic beer from the brewery Einstok Olgerd. This Viking version of the Pale Ale style is rich in hoppy flavours, having been brewed with Cascade and Northern Brewer hops along with pure Icelandic water.It is cloudy orange in appearance, topped by a thick beige head, breathing spicy Cascade hops with generous malt, citrus and floral notes. This profile is echoed on the palate with bittersweet malts and a pleasing crispness that carries you to an elegantly hopped finish.Product #: 77034stars, based on 10 reviewsRegular price: 3.2€3.2Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Flying Dog BreweryThis beer was originally brewed to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Flying Dog. It was given particular attention and was skillfully brewed with three kinds of hops: Amarillo, Warrior and Columbus and one kind of yeast named “El Diablo”.
The Raging Bitch is an American IPA largely inspired from Belgian brewing traditions, in particular because it is brewed with a specific source of yeast that provides the beer with unique flavours.
The Raging Bitch pours a limpid dark orange robe topped by a thin white head. It challenges the nose with fruity and floral aromas of citrus fruits, sweet spices and yeast. Light notes of caramel are also perceptible, so is the presence of alcohol. One will taste fruity and sweet flavours.
Then, flavours of grilled malt rise and immediately disappear, chased away by a strong and long-lasting bitterness in the mouth. Sweet notes of malt and citrus fruits marry fine hoppy notes and lead to a dry and bitter aftertaste.Product #: 16084stars, based on 11 reviewsRegular price: 3.2€3.2Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie Schloss EggenbergBrewed once a year before being aged ten months in cellars, at 14% Samichlaus is a strong, Doppelbock or Winter Bock-style beer.
Pouring the colour of old rum with ruby highlights and a fine tan head, Samichlaus breathes waves of dried fruit, and caramel, with a palate full of creamy vanilla, fig, raisin, and brown sugar. It is the perfect accompaniment for desserts, such as a sumptuous chocolate gateau, or simply with good company around the fire.Product #: 1584stars, based on 19 reviewsRegular price: 5.5€5.5Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Anderson Valley Brewing Co.Hop Ottin is a dream come true for extreme IPA fans. If you like your beers full of bitter aromatics, then this beer by Anderson Valley Brewing Company is for you.
Pouring amber with a generous white head, let the nose assail you with a range of scents that is not so much a bouquet as an entire flower shop!
On the tongue this beer is extremely well-balanced between honeyed malts, and hops bursting with apricot and raisin, until the bitter IPA character takes over proceedings, leading to a finish that can only be described as explosive. This bitterness will stay with you till the end of the glass and beyond.
If you enjoyed this extreme American IPA, why not try Anderson Valley’s Heelch O’Hops, a Double IPA with a very similar character.Product #: 45544stars, based on 9 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie De Proefbrouwerij With this Bloemenbier, discover one of the few beers produced by the excellent De Proef Brewery for itself. In fact, this Brewery is very well known for its very high quality output. However, it specialises in producing special or unusual brews for other breweries, or brewers who do not have the necessary equipment to make their recipes.It’s therefore rare to be able to enjoy products made by Brasserie De Proeffor itself.
This Brewery has been responsible for outstanding recipes and beers that have become extremely rare owing to their success, but this success is often attributed to other breweries. Noteworthy, among others, products from the famous Danish Brewer Mikkeller or the partnership with the young Scottish brewery, Brewdog.
Bloemenbier is a beer whose colouramber-hued topped with an abundant, but inconsistent head.On the nose, it is very rich and flowery: sublimely fruity and malty aromas appear with notes of caramel, honey, flowers and apricot.On the palate, this beer offers great sweetness with very fruity, sweet flavours. We discover notes of peach, apricot and pear, as well as floral hints and malted flavours of caramel. A spicy tang is also noticeable. Product #: 1883stars, based on 1 reviewsRegular price: 2.4€2.4Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Einstok OlgerdThis Einstok Icelandic Doppelbock is an amber beer specially brewed for the Christmas celebrations as a limited edition by Einstok brewery in Iceland.This Chistmas Beer is deep amber in colour when poured into a glass, with a persistent beige head.We can distinguish deep caramel aromas on the nose, followed by notes of roasted malt, fruit, rye bread and wood.Its powerful notes of caramel, licorice, alcohol and roasted malt come to the fore during tasting, alongside nuances of black fruit.A lovely Nordic Christmas beer!Product #: 77045stars, based on 4 reviewsRegular price: 3.3€3.3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Fuller's BreweryThe London Pride by Fuller’s is a Premium Ale, leader in the United Kingdom. The beer received two times the best beer title at the British CAMRA of 1979 and 1995 and won the title of Champion Beer of Great Britain in 1979.
It was also rewarded with many prizes across the world, for instance it was crowned worldwide Supreme Champion 2000. It is a rich beer, smooth and finely balanced. Its elegant malt base goes along a well-arranged hoppy character, that probably explains why it is the best-selling beer in the UK!Product #: 9734stars, based on 8 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Abbaye de ChimayThe Chimay Red Cap is a splendid amber beer. Brewed by the Cistercian monks from the Abbey of Scourmont, it is granted the title of trappist beer. That means that the monks themselves produce the beer inside the walls of the abbey. To give a fine anecdote, know that this is the oldest Chimay since the recipe has been elaborated by the Father Theodore during WWII. The result is incredible.
Poured in its Chimay Beer Glass, it features an amber color with reddish copper glints and topped by a firm and unctuous head. In the nose, one can also smell the wonderful aromas that are released, such as aromas of fruit which develop during the brewing process and apricot. A trained nose will notice malty notes. The mouth is unexpected, dry flavours of caramel strike and are counterbalanced by the fine final bitterness. You can therefore have confidence in the quality of this beer.
As a matter of fact, this beer perfectly marries with the cheeses directly produced in the abbey.Product #: 854stars, based on 12 reviewsRegular price: 1.8€1.8Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie Van Steenberge The original Gulden Draak now has a stablemate of real stature: Gulden Draak Quadruple. As you may know, the beer from the highly-esteemed Belgian craft brewery Van Steenberge has already made a name for itself and is recognised by many beer enthusiasts for its high qualities. It has a palette of rich and complex flavours based on three different malts, amounting to more than four times the quantity used in a Pils beer. With an attractive golden amber colour, it combines fruity aromas with an elegant, slightly sugary flavour. On the finish, the bouquet is exceptional and is, as ever, completely faithful to the traditions of the Belgian brewery Van Steenberge. Product #: 21254stars, based on 15 reviewsRegular price: 2.8€2.8Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Sierra Nevada Brewing CompanyThe Sierra Nevada Brewing Company is an internationally renowned American craft brewery. Based in California, the brewery uses traditional techniques to produce a superb range of beers such as Torpedo Extra IPA, an IPA with a strong, rich hops profile.
In the glass Torpedo pours light amber with a reasonably thick head, releasing a fruity aroma full of citrus and caramel.
The taste is hops perfection with a pronounced bitterness accompanied by more fruity citrus and caramel, bringing a perfect equilibrium to this excellent IPA.Product #: 26214stars, based on 10 reviewsRegular price: 4€4Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brewdog BreweryThe 5 A.M Saint is an amber Ale brewed by Brewdog. This young Scottish brewery is one of the most creative and foremost breweries in the last two years.
With more than 10 exceptional beers brewed by a talented and crazy team of brewers, Brewdog succeeded in establishing their name among the most well-known breweries in the world and was awarded contest after contest for the quality and the originality of their products.
The 5 A.M Saint is brewed with 4 kinds of barley malt: the Maris Otter, the Caramalt, the malt from Munich, the Crystal and the Dark Crystal. In order to flavour this beer and emphasize its character, 6 kinds of hops were used: the Nelson Sauvin, the Amarillo, the Simcoe, the Cascade, the Centennial and the Ahtanum. 4 last strains of hop are added using fresh hopping, which consists in adding fresh hops flowers in the mash tank.
It provides the beer with highly fruity aromas reminiscent of litchi and floral notes. One can also smell the presence of hops. In the mouth, it features strong fruity flavours with sharp bitterness reminiscent of grapefruit.
The citrus fruits flavours have a long length throughout the tasting while the different kinds of malt have a low presence but still balance the whole with their sweetness. Product #: 16124stars, based on 8 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
WeihenstephanerEstablished in 1040AD by royal decree in the Bavarian city of Weihenstephan, the Weihenstephaner Abbey brewery is arguably the world's oldest operational brewery. 1000 years later, the brewery is run by the Bavarian government – the kind of state-intervention we can get behind!
With a body the colour of dark chocolate beneath a thick lacy tan head, Weihenstephaner Korbinian is awash with substantial stone fruit and honey scents, backed by warming coffee and cocoa.
This profile is echoed on the soft, lightly carbonated palate, with by treacly pumpernickel, and fruity raisin, apple, and plum, before closing on a buttery, lingering dark fruit presence. Product #: 48405stars, based on 1 reviewsRegular price: 3.4€3.4Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie du Mont BlancPouring an inviting deep mahogany, Rousse de Mont Blanc by Brasserie de Mont Blanc is the winner of numerous prizes, including Best Amber Beer at the World Beer Awards and Gold Medal at the Paris Salon d'Agriculture.
Brewed with exceptionally pure water from Mont Blanc's glaciers, Rousse de Mont Blanc pours deep ruby.
Fermented using traditonal methods, it is produced using malts and hops carefully chosen for their quality and characteristics. The result is a beer with a full-bodied, malty taste with caramel and toasted almond flavours.Product #: 13344stars, based on 20 reviewsRegular price: 6€6Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Anchor Brewing CompanyIf you love classic Americana, then you should try Anchor Steam Beer by San Francisco’s Anchor Brewing Company.
Brewed by the Steam Beer process using bottom fermentation, this sparkling beer pours bright orange capped by a compact white head.
The bouquet is a mix of malt and fruit notes accompanied by a light hop character.
The taste is soft and malty with an agreeably tart fruitiness. The finish is dry and pleasantly, though not excessively hoppy.Product #: 16164stars, based on 10 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Flying Dog BreweryBrewed in California by the hugely talented Flying Dog, SnakeDog IPA is a classic no-nonsense IPA with lashings of juicy Columbus and Warrior hops that give this generous mahogany brew a fine floral character and a bitterness that's hard to beat.
Under the fine white head, Snake Dog offers sweet caramel malts and a balance of herbal, floral grapefruit hops to make this fresh, fruity IPA sing, closing on a big bitter flourish that's guaranteed to please.Product #: 17424stars, based on 4 reviewsRegular price: 3.2€3.2Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie DubuissonThe Pêche Mel’Bush (Peach) is one of the last additions to the Bush collection from the Belgian brewery Dubuisson. This beer flavoured with peaches has the particularity of featuring a stronger ABV than regular fruit beers. The ABV featured is 8.5%, which makes it closer to a triple beer than a fruit Lambic.
This is explained by the kind of fermentation used here, that is to say top-fermentation allowing the beer to reach a much higher ABV than with spontaneous fermentation used to brew “Lambics” like Krieks.
The Pêche Mel’Bush (Peach) is a clear beer pouring an orange to amber colour and topped by a rich head. It releases strong aromas of peach that completely hide the presence of hops and most of alcohol. In the mouth, one can notice the influence of malt and the predominant fruit and honey flavours of peach. Light bitterness can be perceived in the aftertaste.Product #: 16774stars, based on 8 reviewsRegular price: 2.5€2.5Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Anderson Valley Brewing Co.The Boont Amber Pale Ale is an ale from the American Anderson Valley Brewery Company (AVBC) in California. It is a young brewery (founded in 1987) which used to brew traditional beers and that has recently decided to offer beers in limited edition by exploring new styles and new flavours.
That’s how were born citronella-based beers such as the Wee Geech Pale Ale. This regular IPA style was also revisited with the Nettied Madge Black IPA, new beers such as the Boontlinger Weiss and the Mowkeef Saison were created.
This Boont Amber Pale has been brewed for 20 years and is today one of the most respected, popular and coveted beers of all times. There is a reason for this beer to be among the 25 best beers in the US.
This amber beer pours a nice copper colour topped by a thick and long-lasting head. It challenges the nose with aromas of caramelized malts, the general aroma is sweet. In the mouth, one will taste a fine and very sweet flavor of roasted and caramelized malt. The aftertaste is pleasantly bitter due to the presence of the hop used in the brewing process.
This beer was elected “Best beer brewed in Northern California” by the newspaper San Francisco Bay Guardian. It can be served during every meal and tasted at any time of the day. Like every other product from AVBC, the Boont Amber Ale is neither filtrated nor pasteurized. Product #: 19964stars, based on 5 reviewsRegular price: 3.2€3.2Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
NinkasiBrewed exclusively for Saveur Bière, and a nod towards Ninkasi's new distillery, Ninkasi's Smoky Oak Ale pours a warm tan colour reminiscent of well-seasoned oak, breathing inviting wood-smoked notes from beneath an attractive crème head. Inspired by the world of whisky, this robust bouquet is completed by rich fruity malts and a discernible pine resin hops profile, with walnuts and just a dash of nutmeg.
First impressions are important, and the oaky, smoky character – courtesy of the whisky and smoked malts, as well as maturing over Sherry cask oak chips - rests with you throughout the tasting. This theme is augmented by brown sugar and subtly peaty vanilla and candied fruit tones, all set in a lightly carbonated, well-rounded body.
Best enjoyed in your favourite armchair, the experience concludes with a warming alcohol note that conspires with the bittersweet hops to linger long on the palate.
A perfect companion for spicy, smoky, barbecue dishes, Ninkasi's Smoky Oak Ale lends itself to BBQ pulled pork, pastrami, and mature hard cheeses like Cheddar, Jarlsberg or Beaufort. Product #: 29602stars, based on reviewsRegular price: 3.2€3.2Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Oppigårds BryggeriCourtesy of Sweden's talented Oppigårds Bryggeri, Thurbo Double IPA is sure to be appreciated by IPA fans. Pouring deep hazy orange with a light off-white head Thurbo IPA release waves of hops and pine fragrances followed by juicy grapefruit, pineapple and grape scents beneath which lie subtle honey and toffee notes.
The taste is light and dry developing classic fruity and floral hops flavours. You'll also find tropical fruits, grapefruit, and orange notes leading to a fine, lingering bitterness.Product #: 78435stars, based on 1 reviewsRegular price: 3.6€3.6Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Einstok OlgerdTo celebrate its 5th anniversary, up-and-coming Icelandic craft brewery Einstok has produced this terrific Wee Heavy-style beer.
Brewed in the extreme north of Iceland using glacial water, hand-picked angelica, and birch-smoked Icelandic barley, this superb brew uses only the finest ingredients available.
Pouring a hearty chocolate brown with a lively carbonation and watery texture beneath a small white head, this Scotch ale releases pleasing dried fruit aromas, with a complex malty nose, and a faint, smoky peaty quality.
On the palate, there is a moderate bitterness and discrete alcohol note that sits well with the complex yet balanced maltiness, evoking rich plum pudding to finish on a lingering aniseed character.Product #: 94695stars, based on 3 reviewsRegular price: 3.3€3.3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie Dubuisson Cuvée des Trolls has been brewed for 10 years now and is established as a premium beer, a resounding success with nothing left to prove.
The latest creation from the Dubuisson brewery, it has won the hearts of beer lovers and aficionados alike, becoming even more famous than its siblings from the same brewery, the Bush range of beers! As a token of gratitude for this success and to thank their many fans, the Dubuisson brewery’s new arrival is bottle conditioned in a magnificent silk-screen printed bottle!
This refermentation process , gives Cuvée des Trolls even greater finesse and fruity aromas. Don't miss this little gem, because it's the kind of vintage that you only find once in every 10 years! Enjoy your Cuvée Spéciale in a Cuvée des Trolls glass, available in 25cl and 50cl! Product #: 13804stars, based on 13 reviewsRegular price: 5.6€5.6Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie Van HonsebrouckYou can’t help but fall under the spell of Van Honsenbrouck’s Brigand, thanks to its attractive light amber colouring and fine effervescence redolent of Champagne. It takes its name from the 18th term for Flanders’ farmers.Pouring amber, this beer is brewed by the famous Belgian brewers better known for their Kasteel range of beers. It is full of malty scents, backed up by a powerful hops character with a sharp, floral profile.The taste is forceful yet drinkable, thanks to a discrete alcohol profile, kept in check by the aromatic hops, and underwritten by a balanced malty structure that gives this Brigand its body.Product #: 1174stars, based on 4 reviewsRegular price: 2.1€2.1Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie PalmBrewed with gruut, a traditional blend of herbs that was en vogue before the advent of hops, Brugge Tripel is a classic Belgian Triple from the historic city of Bruges.
Pouring warm amber, Brugge Tripel is full of characteristic yeasty phenols which conspire with the rich, creamy body to give a truly rewarding tasting experience.Product #: 1204stars, based on 5 reviewsRegular price: 2.7€2.7Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Flying Dog BreweryThe Flying Dog Pale Ale by Flying Dog is a beer whose complixity comes from the numerous ingredients found in its recipe. It is brewed from malts “Carastan” and flavoured with American hops “Northern Brewer” and “Cascade”. Plus, it is hopped with fresh flowers of “Cascade” throughout the brewing process so that their flavouring action has more effect. It pours a nice orange-mahogany colour topped by a thin off-white head.
This beer features sweet aromas with many citrus fruit notes and hints of hops. In the mouth, one can taste flavours which are quite hard to discern. They fluctuate between fine malty notes originated by the adding of “Carastan” and slightly acid notes of herbs and citrus fruits originated by Cascade and Northern Brewer Hops. The whole leaves a dry aftertaste of hops. Product #: 16104stars, based on 5 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Mont des CatsBrewed a stone's throw from the Belgian border, Mont des Cats is a classic Trappist beer from the north of France. Pouring strong gold, this bottle-fermented beer is bursting with warm fruity malts and a classic continental hops profile that evoke flowers and citrus fruit. This floral, fruity character is present on the richly fruited body with plummy, spicy malts and Belgian yeasts that conjure up banana, green apple and spicy nutmeg and clove to close on a majestic alcohol noteProduct #: 17534stars, based on 7 reviewsRegular price: 3€3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie Saint GermainPage 24 Ambrée Reserve Hildegarde is an authentic product of northern France, brewed according to tradition to achieve the prestigious Saveurs en’Or regional produce label. Using only hops and grain produced in Flanders, this exceptional beer has won awards at various events including the celebrated Concours Générale Agricole at Paris in 2007 and 2009.
Pouring a deep orange capped by an impressive white head, Réserve Hildegarde breathes fruity scents with lemony, citrusy hops, and malted touches that evoke buttered toast and caramel. There are also light pepper and spice notes.
The palate reveals a symphony of flavours, set in a well-rounded body full of toasted malt and fruity, aromatic hops. The ensemble conjures up toasted grain, citrus, and red fruits, with the merest hint of liquorice, leading to a bitterness that builds throughout the tasting.Product #: 744stars, based on 6 reviewsRegular price: 2.6€2.6Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie BosteelsPoured in its design brand-name beer glass and its wooden base, the Kwak exists since 1791 and has established itself as a reference beer since then. Pauwel Kwak, the brewer creator of this beer, would be proud today! The associated beer glass, named the glass of the coachman, stands on the table with only a wooden base. This particularity, along with the great tasting qualities of the beer, has contributed to the worldwide fame enjoyed by the Kwak today.
The Kwak is a Belgian beer pouring an amber to copper colour topped by a thick white head. The general aroma is sweet, one can smell scents of caramel, yeast, notes of fruits and spices. Its taste is also sweet, featuring fruity notes of plum and nuts along with hints of caramelized malts. This beer is therefore very sweet and easily drinkable, without being too sugary. This dense beverage is completed by rising bitterness throughout the tasting, finely balancing the whole.Product #: 11534stars, based on 15 reviewsRegular price: 5.3€5.3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie Corsendonk The Corsendonk Christmas Ale beer is brewed every year for the festive season.
To make this fiery coloured beer, the brewer uses special roasted malts, the finest hops and selected yeast, seasoned with a pinch of coriander.
This Christmas beer with a delicate malty bouquet, has a sweet and balanced flavour with a dry, elegant after-taste. Product #: 5583stars, based on 2 reviewsRegular price: 2€2Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie Schloss EggenbergUrbock 23 is an Austrian beer brewed by the Schloss Eggenberg brewery. The brewery, which is also famed for its Samichlaus, specialises in extremely long-aged beers, as is the case with Urbock 23, which can be kept for up to five years from the date of bottling.
Each brew is stored for nine months in the castle’s cellar to improve the beer’s character before it is released for sale.
Pouring orange-tinted blonde, the beer has virtually no head. Its intense bouquet is well-balanced between hops and malt, which vie for attention.
The palate is thick and viscous, with plummy, jammy notes, with a sweetness that still fails to mask a discernible bitterness which develops throughout the tasting.Product #: 564stars, based on 3 reviewsRegular price: 3.3€3.3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Daniel Thwaites 13 Guns is an IPA style English beer brewed by Daniel Thwaites. Its name is not insignificant, since it refers to the commemoration of the independence of the United States of America with 13 guns referring to the 13 American colonies of the time. When poured into a glass, it reveals amber hues verging on orange with an off-white head. Aromas on the nose combine grapefruit, peach, caramel and hops with flavours of fruit, wood, grape, hops, caramel and herbs. This refreshing beer with its hoppy finish is certainly convincing - it won the gold medal at the World Beer Awards. It is best enjoyed cold and would make a perfect accompaniment to spicy curry-based dishes. Product #: 54835stars, based on 6 reviewsRegular price: 3.3€3.3Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brouwerij De Brabandere (Bavik) Adolphe Brabandere established the Bavik brewery in 1894 in Belgium, going on to release a wide variety of beers, most notably the Petrus range including Petrus Spéciale. Formerly named Swing or Special Top, this amber-coloured beer with coppery highlights verging on orange and a delicate white head releases aromas of toasted malt, citrus fruit, yeast, orange and coriander. On the palate there are flavours of caramel, citrus fruits, coriander, malt, spices and fruits. It has a medium body with a smooth texture and light carbonation for a dry finish. Product #: 1244stars, based on 2 reviewsRegular price: 1.8€1.8Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brasserie Het AnkerBrewed in Belgium by the Het Anker brewery according to a recipe dating from the 15th century, Gouden Carolus Ambrio is the only beer of its type still in production. Stronger and more richly hopped than its ancestors, this beer is bottle conditioned, and flavoured only with Belgian hops.
Pouring copper blonde with a dense creamy white head, Ambrio is both rounded and characterful, breathing complex malt and ripe fruit scents, with caramel and coffee to spare, as well as hints of spice and leafiness in the background.
On the tongue, there are more malty flavours in a complex mix of flavours that evokes stone fruit, toasted malts, and caramel, alongside spicy yeast notes, and a noticeable sweetness.
This beer can be kept up to three years from the date of bottling, to make an interesting comparison between older and younger bottles when tasted side-by-side.Product #: 1955stars, based on 5 reviewsRegular price: 2.5€2.5Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Abbaye de Grimbergen Grimbergen Optimo Bruno is the strongest beer in the Grimbergen range!
Originally brewed to celebrate Easter, Grimbergen Optimo Bruno met with such success that it is now brewed all year round. This top-fermentation beer with an ABV of 10% pours the colour of amber blonde, with no head at all.
On the nose it releases very mild aromas of malt and yeast, and the palate has malty flavours in which the alcohol is just perceptible. Subtle notes of fruit and a slight bitterness on the finish remind us of the presence of hops.
Best enjoyed in its own proprietary 50cl Grimbergen glass! Product #: 925stars, based on 4 reviewsRegular price: 2.8€2.8Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Fuller's BreweryFounded in 1845 in London, the Fuller's brewery is an independent and familial business. It is also one of the main breweries of the capital that brews the equivalent of more than 1.2 million pints per week!
Brewed for export, Fuller's India Pale Ale is the showcase of the “British knowhow” of this prestigious brewery. India Pale Ale style was invented in London to permit the shipping of quality beers to the soldiers of the Commonwealth. For this style, the brewers used a large amount of hops that are excellent preservatives and thus permit to those beers to travel long distance. For this beer, the famous « Goldings » hop that has been used.
This beer has an amber robe topped by a persistent white head. On the nose, it reveals aromas of hops, fruits, caramel and herbaceous notes. In the mouth, you will find fruity, hoppy and citrus fruits flavours with herbaceous and caramel notes.
This Fuller's India Pale Ale is a subtle and sweet compared to certain bitter beers from the same style, and thus a good first step to discover the Indian Pale Ales.Product #: 17884stars, based on 3 reviewsRegular price: 3.2€3.2Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
IkiMeet Iki Ginger, a delicious Japanese Amber Beer brewed with organic green tea and flavoured with ginger.
To achieve the desired result, the brewery asked a Michelin-starred chef to identify an innovative and exotic flavour and also to highlight this beer's Asian origins. So iKi Ginger is a perfect match for Asian food, even hot, spicy dishes. The mellow, well-balanced texture of this beer flavoured with organic green tea perfectly complements the chilli, curry and other exotic spices in the beer without spoiling the taste.
This makes Iki Beer Ginger ideal for lovers of Asian cuisine, and also provides an excellent opportunity to experience for the first time the exotic flavours from this part of the world.Product #: 26114stars, based on 8 reviewsRegular price: 3.2€3.2Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Basqueland Brewing ProjectThe brainchild of a group of Americans, Basqueland Brewing Project's beer comes to you from the heart of Spain's Basque country. The real giveaway to their origins is this IPA, which is everything you could wish for in an American India Pale Ale.
Clad in an copper body, an impressive palette of aromas awaits courtesy of the hops and malt profile. Fans of fruity will be well looked after, with a bouquet bursting with classic grapefruit to tickle the nose, closely followed by a whole fruit-bowl of tropical scents, including passion fruit, guava, and pineapple to take charge. Accompanying this fruit cocktail are discreet caramel and bread overtones.
On the tongue there's everything you might want and more. The fruit elements initially have the upper hand before a resinous pine note sweeps in to entertain the tastebuds. This is followed in turn by a gentle roundness, bringing with it malt notes, before ramping up the bitterness to give a pleasingly long taste.
The light carbonation and silky texture complete the tableau for this pleasingly complex, well balanced, and highly accomplished IPA.Product #: 84024stars, based on 5 reviewsRegular price: 3.7€3.7Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
HoegaardenFruit Défendu - or De Verboden Vrucht - is an iconic top-fermentation beer by the De Kluis brewery, which also produces Hoegaarden. Flavoured with coriander and Curaçao, in addition to fragrant hops, Fruit Défendu pours seductive mahogany releasing soft malts and spices. The palate easily conceals its ABV of 9% with sweet honey and spicy malts.
The tasting closes with a delicious roundness and a soft, fgently warming alcohol character that together make Fruit Défendu so tempting.Product #: 1215stars, based on 2 reviewsRegular price: 2.7€2.7Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Unicer BebidasPortugal’s most iconic and best-selling beer, Super Bock is a true classic! With crisp malts and a deliciously fruity character, Super Bock is brewed only with only the finest ingredients, receiving 28 presitigious international gold medals.
This beer pours pale yellow with a delicate white head, releasing aromas of cereals, malt and hops. The palate has mild flavours of malt and hops with a hint of caramel that make this a truly refreshing beer.Product #: 13255stars, based on 2 reviewsRegular price: 2.4€2.4Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Anchor Brewing Company Every sailor crossing the bay of San Francisco in the fog is glad of the foghorn. And likewise, every beer fan will be glad of this Anchor Old Foghorn which was ranked the top barley wine from small American breweries in 1975. It has remained number one ever since, thanks to the use of premium quality ingredients.
Brewed by the Anchor brewery, their Old Foghorn beer uses top-fermentation yeast, whole hops and FWH. Old Foghorn beer is produced using classic brewing methods, then laid down in the brewery's cellars until it reaches the perfect balance between a gentle maltiness and fruitiness, and its exquisite hoppy character, which has made it famous throughout the world.
This is a barley wine-type Ale Beer with a creamy head. The body is ample, thick for a complex and even subtle beer. The nose is hoppy and caramelised with hints of citrus fruits and its alcoholic sweetness is reminiscent of its American roots, typical of American Barley Wines.
The palate is very fruity (touches of citrus fruit and apricot) with a thick texture. Sweet hints of caramel counterbalance the hops and their citrus notes. There is some bitterness, just enough to counteract the sweetness of the malt and fruits. The finish itself is very dry.
These beers have a very long shelf life and can be kept in the bottle for over a decade. They have a depth of delicious flavours that makes them ideal to serve as an after-dinner drink. This is a version of the classic British Barley Wine. The bitterness on the palate of this American beer is enhanced by adding more hops than would be used in Britain. Product #: 19984stars, based on 4 reviewsRegular price: 5€5Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock
Brewdog BreweryBrewDog has no shortage of great beers, thanks in particular to its taste for innovation. Nevertheless, this profusion of styles and recipes has had no impact on quality, as the brewery continues to produce excellent beer, whatever it turns its hand to.
Elvis Juice IPA is an American-style IPA that pours hazy yellow with a fine white head. The elegant yet powerful bouquet is awash with mouth-watering malt, caramel, citrus, grapefruit, and hops scents.
On the tongue you’ll find more fruits and malt, with a classically fruity hops profile including peach, citrus, orange, and grapefruit, that mingles with flowery, spicy tones.
With its medium body, moderate carbonation, and slick texture, this IPA builds to a deliciously dry, bitter finish.Product #: 94124stars, based on 3 reviewsRegular price: 3.8€3.8Available from: Saveur BièreCondition: New productsin stock