Europe Beer stores / Bars in Amsterdam?

Discussion in 'Europe' started by mattsander, Feb 9, 2013.

  1. mattsander

    mattsander Feb 3, 2010 Alberta (Canada)
    Beer Trader

    I will be spending some time in Amsterdam this year, what are the best spots to check out?
     
  2. patto1ro

    patto1ro Apr 26, 2004 Netherlands
    Subscriber

    Wildeman, Arendsnest, Gollem (they have all the Westvleteren beers), Beer Temple, Brouweri Het Ij, Pilsener Club, Ooievaar, Olofs Poort, Cafe Belgique, Engelbewaarder, for starters.

    Bier koning is the only really specialist beer shop.
     
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  3. mattsander

    mattsander Feb 3, 2010 Alberta (Canada)
    Beer Trader

    Thank you for the recommendations!
     
  4. peter831

    peter831 Dec 2, 2012 California

    I am heading over next week, will check out Bier Koning,

    Hate to sound like a nob but I am. What should I look for that might be fun to bring home to my family that likes belgium beers?
     
  5. Richard-de-Beer

    Richard-de-Beer Apr 9, 2013 United Kingdom (England)

    Brouwerij ‘tIj make some great beers and the tap room is meant to be good. I missed out on visiting when I was in Amsterdam because of limited time, but did manage a couple of their beers in a bar in the Jordaan district.
     
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