Belgium Christmas Beerfestival Essen

Discussion in 'Europe' started by beerpirates, Nov 17, 2012.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. beerpirates

    beerpirates Defender (664) May 4, 2010 Belgium
    Beer Trader

    good News !
    The 16th edition of the christmas beerfestival Essen is coming !!
    saterday 15 and sunday 16 December
    20 beers on tap , several barrel aged beers and they excpect an ice beer from over 22% ABV !

    This is the beerlist , so far 171 beers ! ( not compleet yet ! )

    http://www.kerstbierfestival.be/lijst.htm

    Cheers !
     
  2. UncleJimbo

    UncleJimbo Site Editor (3,375) Sep 11, 2002 Massachusetts
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    Yes, we know. :) Kerstbierfestival. I might attend.
     
  3. tendermorsel

    tendermorsel Initiate (0) Oct 22, 2006 Massachusetts

    Looks like a good time beerpirates... I wish I lived over there:(
     
  4. Brabander

    Brabander Initiate (0) Oct 10, 2009 Netherlands

    As it is now i will be there on the sunday. UncleJimbo will be there also and we HAVE to meet again!

    Great festival, very nice crowd and very decent beers.

    Thijs
     
    UncleJimbo likes this.
  5. CheapBeerBuzz

    CheapBeerBuzz Crusader (793) Dec 20, 2011 California
    Beer Trader

    Hi beerpirates...I saw you tried to message me. Anything specific? My inbox is full and will be for some time.
     
  6. Dennoman

    Dennoman Initiate (0) Aug 20, 2011 Belgium

    Looks like Jeffery will be there on Sunday as well, so that'll be our go-to day! :)
     
  7. beerpirates

    beerpirates Defender (664) May 4, 2010 Belgium
    Beer Trader

    Lets hope that we don't drink all the good beers on saterday :)
    It happend several time's in the past !
     
  8. Brabander

    Brabander Initiate (0) Oct 10, 2009 Netherlands

    I will drink whatever has alcohol....as long as it is no Kwak!
     
  9. Morningstorm

    Morningstorm Initiate (0) Jun 29, 2011 Netherlands

    I have an excellent gueuze from Timmermans right here, I heard you like those!
     
  10. Dennoman

    Dennoman Initiate (0) Aug 20, 2011 Belgium

    I caught Thijs somewhat enjoying a sour once. Then again, it's probably the best anyone will ever drink.
     
  11. doopiedoopiedoo

    doopiedoopiedoo Initiate (0) Oct 2, 2010 Netherlands

    Pictures or it didn't happen.
     
    claaark13, Brabander and beerpirates like this.
  12. UncleJimbo

    UncleJimbo Site Editor (3,375) Sep 11, 2002 Massachusetts
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    I'll be at the Festival on Saturday and Sunday. See you there!
     
  13. Trappistenbier

    Trappistenbier Initiate (17) May 26, 2002 Belgium

    It was nice meeting you Uncle Jimbo
    [​IMG]
    Cheers and a Merry Xmas
    Filip
     
    UncleJimbo likes this.
  14. Trappistenbier

    Trappistenbier Initiate (17) May 26, 2002 Belgium

    Hi,
    Just for the record. It was the 18th edition to be precise.
    Cheers,
    Filip
     
  15. UncleJimbo

    UncleJimbo Site Editor (3,375) Sep 11, 2002 Massachusetts
    Subscriber Beer Trader

    Nice meeting you, too, Filip. It was a good festival, especially Sunday (much less crowded).
     
    Brabander likes this.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.

    Subscribe