Two bolleke of Antwerp’s favorite, De Koninck. For anyone local, “this is the standard by which all other beers are measured” [1].

The scene is De Pelgrim, which, in the words of Michael Jackson, is “[t]he best place to sample it on draught”. Sadly, we missed the yeast shots.


The brewery dates back to 1830s and is part of the association for Belgian Family Brewers.


[1] Tim Webb & Joris Pattyn, 2008, 100 Belgian Beers to Try Before you Die!, p. 45

[2] Michael Jackson, 2006, Great Beers of Belgium, p. 244


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