NYT: Cult Beer Alters Town, but Not the Monks Who Make It

Discussion in 'Beer News' started by beerme411, Feb 21, 2013.

  1. beerme411

    beerme411 Sep 28, 2010 California

    http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/21/w...estvleteren-12-gives-belgian-town-a-lift.html

    Nice story about the abbey and town
     
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  2. UCLABrewN84

    UCLABrewN84 Mar 18, 2010 California

    Fact of the day:

    De Struise means The Ostrich.
     
  3. Bowdoinbeerboy

    Bowdoinbeerboy Sep 28, 2006 Maine

    Great article. Its nice to see a group that is turning down potential for huge profit because it does not jive with what they are really all about. Good for the monks.
     
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  4. Kuemmelbrau

    Kuemmelbrau Aug 2, 2008 Louisiana

    Westy was commonly shipped to the US during the 90's. not quite sure where the "only once, last year" part fits in
     
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