The beer bin !
on this page, I would like to collect all the places where you can drink a fine belgian beer. It starts as a small list, but I hope it will grow to an enourmous list where you can browse at your ease for some nice Yee Old Beer Shoppes !
These adresses are sent in by the listeners and with any luck, it's close to your own doorstep :
. Washington DC : The Brickskeller
Over 1000 beers available, including a good selection of Belgian brews.
. Cooperstown New York : Brewery Ommegang
Also, Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown, New York has been brewing
Belgian-style ales since 1997. Ommegang was purchased by Duvel in 2003.
. Massachusetts : the British Beer Company
a group of seven restaurants south of Boston, Massachusetts. All
of their locations have a decent variety of beers, one has a very
extensive beer list including Chimay Triple on tap and a few more
Belgian brews in bottles.
. Bristol, Tennessee : Inari Wines
wine shop is Inari Wines. They carry the following Belgian beers. I know that some people drive a couple hundred miles to stock up here. Any of you listeners in this area that don't already know about this place would love to find it I am sure. They also will special order other beers but this is what they stock.
Duchesse de Bourgogne
Brasserie des Rocs
Caracole Saxo and Troublette
It is run by Paul and Aulikki Brandt. Aulikki is from Finland.
. Stockholm, Sweden : Belgobaren
Should you ever find that you're in Stockholm,
Sweden, and have a craving for Belgian beer and/or a bite to eat, check
out Belgobaren. The site is in Swedish only, I'm afraid,
but the beer list http://www.belgobaren.se/ollista.html doesn't need any
translation. It doesn't cover every beer they serve (about 250 brands),
but gives you a fair idea about what you can have. And yes, Corsendonk is
. The Belgian Beer Cafes, Sydney, Australia
Epoque and Heritage were designed by the trendsetting Belgium-based design firm, Creneau. It is a place of glowing mahogany-stained solid oak, engraved bar stools, bevelled mirrors, vintage beer posters and etched glass.
. Belgian Beer Paradise, Rio de Janeiro
there is one called Belgian Beer Paradise in Rio de
Janeiro, Brazil - there is also another one in SÃ£o Paulo, but I've never
beer (sorry for the pun but I couldn't help it) there.
http://www.beerparadise.com.br/index.asp (this is the main page)
http://www.beerparadise.com.br/lojas.asp (this page has the address of the
The website is only in portuguese but if you browse through it, you'll
find out that there is a respectable selection of beers.
. There is also a Belgium Beer Cafe in Adelaide
. Liquid Solutions in Oregon City, Oregon
. In Chicago, IL, USA, the place for Belgian beer is The Hopleaf Bar
Lots and lots of Belgians, by the bottle...
... and on tap (17!)
. A place in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA called the Bayou
HOP (Hop, at viale Regina Margherita 4), it's located in milan and offers a wide selection of italian homebrews and some nice belgian beers (in bottle).
. Peculier Pub, New York City, New York
. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Cracked Kettle : Supporting the independent brewer, wine producer and distiller
. "advanced beer shelf" in New Jersey - Wine Library
. Café de Bruxelles in Manhattan NY
. Two Brothers Brewing Company is a family owned and operated microbrewery and brewpub located in the western suburbs of Chicago
. Brouwer's Cafe in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood
Brouwer's Cafe has hundreds of beers, mostly Belgian. And good food!
. Dr.iNK in Fulham, London UK.
They have an excellent selection of Belgian beer as well as many other goodies
The Bruxelles, Leicester
To drink Belgium beer in Leicester, England, visit The Bruxelles
get your fix at Monastery Greetings !
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