Just bought my ticket for…


The following Trappist beer tasting (taken from Eventbrite’s website):


“The Trappist Beers”
A comprehensive tasting of all available Trappist ales including:
* · Chimay – Première, Cinq Cents and Grande Réserve
* · Orval
* · Westmalle – Dubbel and Tripel
* · Rochefort – 6, 8 and 10
* · Achel – Bruin and Blond
* · Koningshoeven – Quadrupel and La Trappe Isid’or
* · **Vertical Tasting of Chimay Grande Réserve
Vintages – 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009

(In lieu of Westvleteren, St. Bernardus Abt will be available for tasting)

Paired with rare Trappist cheeses, hand-washed beer cheeses from Murray’s,
cured meats and artisanal breads.

Experts will be on hand to talk about the beers, the breweries, the
traditions and mission of the Trappist monks.

All attendees will receive a gift bag of hard-to-find brewery items and
will automatically be entered into a raffle for Trappist gift baskets.
Prizes include Trappist beers, authentic Trappist glassware, and even a
Methuselah (6L bottle) of Chimay Grande Réserve!

Saturday, February 27

Over 21’s only, I.D required.

Swift Hibernian Lounge
34 East 4th St (between Lafayette and Bowery)

You do not want to miss this very exclusive event. Tickets are $50.00 per
session (includes gratuity and tax) and can be purchased at beermenus.com
or at Swift Hibernian Lounge. Space is limited so hurry and reserve your
spot today.
The following is how I feel about this Trappist beer tasting:


I needed to get that out.

See you there?

More information: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/545761387.

niko krommydas

Niko Krommydas has written for Tasting Table, BeerAdvocate, Munchies, and First We Feast. He is editor of Craft Beer New York, an app for the iPhone, and a columnist for Yankee Brew News. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.