Beers of the world, in moderation!


Beer is a universal drink, each country has its own beer, although some countries in this area are much better than others. It was Belgium who won the prize for best brewer, indeed Belgian beers are universally recognized as the best beers in the world, the tradition of beer in Belgium can be compared to the tradition of wine in France. The variety of beer is great, the beers are brewed in different ways with many ingredients, in addition to water, malted barley, hops and yeast, many herbs and spices are also used. Some beers are tasted like champagne or as an old vintage ...

Some beers are brewed in monasteries according to ancient traditions, are the Trappist beers. Only seven breweries abbeys are still functioning, six are located in Belgium West-Vleteren, Westmalle, Achel, Rochefort, Orval and Chimay. The seventh Trappist beer is La Trappe and is produced in the Netherlands.

Not to be confused with the 'abbey beers' which are manufactured by industrial brewers who take their name from an abandoned abbey or function. These brewers tend to often sweeten the taste of beer to make it more marketable, there are hundreds of different brands, the best known brands Leffe (Inbev), Grimbergen (Maes), Tripel Karmeliet, Maredsous, Watou, St. Feuillien Floreffe ...

Each brand has several beers, blond and brown versions, different degrees of alcohol, double and triple versions.

Looking a little closer to the ranking of the best beers in the world, it also notes that many Belgian beers in it, first with the invincible Westvleteren 12, the second Narke Kaggen Stormaktsporter and the Goose Island Rare Bourbon County Stout, the Founders KBS, the Trappist Rochefort 10, the Bells Hopslam, Russian River, Cigar City Pilot Series Berliner Weisse, AleSmith Speedway Stout and Deschutes the Abyss ... < / p>