Beer of the month
The first part of this pages contains a special beerlabel from my latest beerupdate. I try to tell a bit more about the label, occasion or brewery. The second part will show all the previous special labels. I started this page with the 4000th and 5000th beerlabel in my collection of selftasted beers.
Also you find a link to the homepage of the brewery, just click on the breweries name.
Dr. Raptor - NED - Brouwerij Het Uiltje Haarlem.
In this update three new beers from Brouwerij het Uiltje at Haarlem. Het Uiltje puts, since the start from there own productionbrewery, a lot of efforts in the beers. But not only in the beers, also the labels wer completely upgraded.
Previous beer of the month's
||Irish Red - NED - Brewery de Klappe Zuidbroek Nederland.|
Brewery de Klappe presented their first three beers at the beginning of december to the public. The Irish Red was my favorite of these three beers. More about the Klappe (in Dutch) can be found here.
||Nuchter - NED - Brewery Martinus Groningen Nederland.|
Nuchter is the dutch word for Down to earth. People in the province of Groningen are supposed to be nuchter. As it also means "sober" you have the double meaning of ths word. This beer is made after a recipe from one of the biggist computers in the Netherlands (Watson) by translating miljons beerratings by Groningers into there favorite ingrediants.
Bockbeer - NED - De Kleine Beer Nederland.
A great bockbeer from one of my favorite Frisian breweries de Kleine Beer (The small Beer) at Lemmer. Bernd Beersma has managed to get a prominent place with De Kleine Beer in the beerscene in the northern part of the Netherlands in just a few years.
Staalbaard Blond - NED - Staalbaard Nederland.
This first beer from the new Groninger contractbrewwery is brewed in the kettles from the Sallandse at Raalte. The beerlabel says its an blond beer but in my opinian almost an IPA. Still, a very nice beer, hard to get at just a few places in Groningen.
||Bourbon County Brand Stout - USA - Goose Island United States.|
I was searching years for a Bourban County beers. Heard lots of great stories about this very special brand. Thanks to fellow beergeek Thijs Brabander i did recieve this bottle, and what a great beer it was! Thanks Thijs.
||Bier vd Weldaad - NED - Maallust Veenhuizen Nederland.|
The Maallust Brewery at Veenhuizen celibrated there 5 years anniversary in may. For this special occasion they released a new beer called "Bier van de Weldaad". It is a very nice spelt blond beer with 6,2%.
||Ciprianus - NED - Crans Craft Beer Almere Netherlanda.|
Ciprianus is the first commercial beer from Crans Craft Beer and brewed by Jan Ronald Crans at the Martinus brewery in my hometown Groningen. If you want to know more about Crans Craft beer have a look at his website.
Special beers of the month
||Martinus Saison- NED - Brouwerij Martinus|
Saison - Nederland
Martinus Saison became the 12.000th beerlabel in my collection and is one of the newest beerst from this brewery in my hometown Groningen. The beers from brewery Martinus became very poppular in a short time, also amongst tourist. In just a few months Martinus became listed at Tripadvisor.
||Wildervanker Tripel- NED - Wildervanker Brouwerij |
Tripel - Nederland
The Wildervanker Tripel (the 11.000th label in my collection) is one of the newest beers from Wildervank, a small town 20km from Groningen. In a short time this relative small brewery made some excellent beers.
||Tsjuster - NED - Berghoeve Brouwerij |
Imperial Black IPA - Nederland
Tsjuster is specialy brewed by Berghoeve to be the beer from the 10.000th beerlabel in my collection. It had to be a beer with a byte. so malty, enough alcohol and mostly hoppy. The beer is appriciated by lots of tasters and can be found at Ratebeer . More about Tsjuster (in dutch).
||Vollmond bier - GER - Brauerei Schussenrieder|
Pilsener - Germany
Vollmond Bier is one of the beers i tasted during my stay in the South of Germany. It became the 9000th beerlabel in my collection. Vollmond Beer is only brewed when there is a full moon. The brewery has a museum as well and should be visited.
||HUE BEER EXPORT - Hue Brewery LTD|
Pilsener - Vietnam
This beer might be one of the common beers from Vietnam, in my collection its special because it became the 8000th label in my collection of tasted beers. I got it from Rias who went to Vietnam for a vacation.
||GRUNN OERPILSNER - Groningse Citybrewery
Kolsch - Nederland
The 7000e label in my collection is from the Groningse Stadsbrouwerij. Under the button "Gronings bier" there's more to find about this brewery including all the beerlabels that came out so far.
||LA CLANDESTINE - Brasserie des Vignes
Blondbier - Frankrijk
The 6000the label in my collection was a beer bought by my friend Robert MacDonald from France.
||5000 BIER - Groningse Citybrewery
Tarwebier - Nederland
The 5000e label in my collection is a special beerlabel from the "Groningse Stadsbrouwerij". The brewery is looking for a brew location in Groningen. Until they find a good lacation the beers are brewed (with the recepies from the "Groningse Stadsbrouwerij") in other breweries. More info can be found in the menu: click on the button "Gronings beer".
||NGAHERE GOLD - Harringtons Christchurch
Pilsener - New Zealand
The 4000e beerlabel in my collection.
Thanks to Rias Nuninga. He bought the beer during his stay in New Zealand.