Brouwerij Oud Beersel

Brouwerij Oud Beersel

Laarheidestraat 230
Beersel, Brabant Wallon, B - 1650

32 2 363 35 80

Year Established: 1882


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Sometimes known as Vandervelden brewery after Henri Vandervelden, the owner. At present time one of the smallest lambic brewery in Belgium. It is producing an uncompromisingly traditional lambic, geuze and kriek. Only Oud Beersel Geuze 6% abv, Oud Beersel Kriek 6.5% abv is bottled. Located in Beersel, just south of Brussels, at the heart of lambic country. Dating from 1882, but is still effectively a one-man affair. NOTE: Brewery reported closed in 2003, beers now brewed by Brouwerij F. Boon. After being closed during three years,the Brouwerij Oud Beersel re-opened, revived,on 11/25/2005 with Gert Christiaens and Roland De Bus launching the Bersalis beer. 03/16/2007 - official relaunch of the Oude Geuze and Oude Kriek Oud Beersel. 07/18/2007 - Roland De Bus resigns as general manager. 11/22/2007 - Installation of four mixing tanks for the assemblage of lambic. 10/30/2008 - Investment in a modern barrel cleaning equipment. 07/09/2009 -Launch of the Bersalis Kadet beer. 03/31/2010 Oud Beersel increases its capacity by purchasing five wooden barrels of approximately 45 hl per barrel. 06/01/2010 - First employee joins Oud Beersel as sales representative, Philippe Vemer.

ID: 2386 Last updated 6 hours ago Added to database 20 years ago

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Most Drunk: None
Highest Rated: Beersel Oude Kriek [3.934]
Most Reviewed: Beersel Oude Kriek [30]


Beer | Style | ABV Score
Beersel Oude Geuze
Gueuze| 6 %
3.926 (28)
Beersel Oude Kriek
Fruit Lambic| 6.5 %
3.934 (30)
Beersel Oude Lambik
Unblended Lambic| 5.7 %
3.180 (2)
Bersalis Tripel
Abbey Tripel| 9.5 %
3.143 (4)
Oud Beersel Bersalis Kadet
Belgian Ale| 4.5 %
3.050 (5)
Oud Beersel Oude Geuze Vandervelden 140 years Limited Edition
Gueuze| 6.5 %
3.275 (1)
Oud Beersel Schaarbeekse Oude Kriek
Fruit Lambic| 7 %
3.250 (1)

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