Belgian Beer Quest

Belgian Beer Quest illuminates the people, places, histories, and mysteries behind legendary Belgian beers like Westvleteren, Orval, and others. In our quest to understand what makes these beers so special, we take you to monasteries, villages, and rarely seen breweries in a small, beautiful, and often unassuming country. Take a deep dive into one of the richest and most authentic beer cultures in the world. Join us on Belgian Beer Quest.

Episodes Date

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December 24, 2019
Zythology: Mastering Belgian Beer The quest to experience legendary Belgian beer sometimes leads to unexpected revelations - like the existence of a profession called zythology. Zythologists are essen...
December 3, 2019
St. Bernardus: History and Mystery in Watou Show Notes    With a range of excellent beers that consistently show up on “best of" lists around the world, St. Bernardus is a strong Belgian brewery. Yet...
November 13, 2019
Rochefort: the Power of Place and Silence Show Notes: Inside the walls of the Abbaye Notre-Dame de Saint-Rémy, located in the beautiful Ardennes Forest near Rochefort, Belgium, Trappist monks brew the...
October 28, 2019
In honor of the Belgian Beer Quest Podcast series launch, we are inviting you to the Belgian Beer Quest Launch Party and Tasting at De Belgian Bistro in Weilerbach, Germany on November 7th, 2019.  Hos...
October 21, 2019
Lindemans: the Magic of Lambic Beers Show notes Lindemans is one of Belgium’s oldest and most respected beer brands. Its lambic beers are world-famous, and the business has been run by a member of the...
October 8, 2019
Chimay: Big Beer, Bigger Heart Show notes In many ways, the story of Chimay is most unexpected. Chimay is a global brand. Its four beers are synonymous with excellence and available around the world. ...
September 24, 2019
Inside the Golden Valley: Orval   Show notes With an unwavering commitment to excellence and a compassionate Trappist heart, Orval may well be the most respected brewery in Belgium. Orval, with its on...
September 10, 2019
Return to Westvleteren Show Notes On a warm early summer day in Flanders, something extraordinary occurred. The cloistered monks at Westvleteren, who produce three legendary beers and who are famously...
August 30, 2019
A Classic Belgian Brasserie: St. Feuillien  Show notes A Classic Belgian Brasserie: St. Feuillien St. Feuillien just may be the quintessential Belgian brewery. Named after an Irish monk who met a gris...
August 30, 2019

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