Beer: La Trappe Quadrupple
Description: The strongest of the special beers. Its flavor is full, mild and pleasantly bitter. Quadrupel is presently available in the autumn. is bollied by the year and is perfect company for those long winter evenings.
Tasting notes: La Trappe Quadrupple from De Koningshoeven is a Quadrupel style beer, amber in color. It is slightly hoppy, has an ABV of 10% and is available in-store or at our online beer store.
Food pairing: This Quadrupel (Quad) style beer is best paired with beef, game, and smoked meat and it also goes great with digestive for dessert and buttery style cheeses like Brie, Gouda, Havarti and Swiss and sharp style cheeses such as Blue and Cheddar.
If you like this, try: Prearis Quad, Engelszell Gregorious, Brunehaut the Cloak of St. Martin, Ommegang Three Philosophers.
This beer is part of our Mixed Six series. Working with the beer experts at Half Time in Mamaroneck, we are featuring a beer a day for 24 days, including tasting notes and suggestions for pairing. At the end of the 24 days, we invite you to join us at Half Time from 5-8 p.m. on November 13 for a Q and A, beer tasting and discounts on mixed six-packs with our carefully selected featured beers. Half Time, 139 Hoyt Ave., Mamaroneck, 914-341-1666, www.halftimebeverage.com.
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