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Belgian Beer Tasting in Brussels

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Overview
Get an introduction to Belgian beer, including what makes it so different from other beers on this Brussels beer tour. Your guide takes you to several local bars in the city to taste four different kinds of Belgian beer, including traditional Trappist ale. Plus, learn about flavor profiles and brewing techniques from your guide.
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Warmoesberg 2
Warmoesberg 2, 1000 Brussel, BelgiumYour Belgian Beer Tasting Tour starts at Scott’s Bar (2 Rue Montagne aux Herbes Potagères, 1000, Brussels). Look for the SANDEMANs NEW Europe team with a red t-shirt and red umbrella.
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    Your guide will serve as a beer sommelier, explaining what makes Belgian beers stand out against the rest. Follow your guide along Brussels’ charming streets to iconic bars. Taste a Trappist ale, the most traditional of the abbey beers. Enjoy your beer as your guide describes how this unique brewing style has influenced the larger local beer culture. Continue your walk through bustling Brussels and dip into the next bar, where you’ll sample three traditional Belgian brews. The tour wraps up at a popular hangout for locals, where you will have the option to stay and continue tasting Belgium’s vast landscape of beers on your own.
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Warmoesberg 2
Warmoesberg 2, 1000 Brussel, BelgiumYour Belgian Beer Tasting Tour starts at Scott’s Bar (2 Rue Montagne aux Herbes Potagères, 1000, Brussels). Look for the SANDEMANs NEW Europe team with a red t-shirt and red umbrella.
See address & details
Highlights
  • Taste four beers during this Belgian beer tour in Brussels 
  • Your guide knows the best spots for Belgian beer
  • Learn how to recognize Belgian beer with help from your guide
  • Easy-to-find meeting spot in central Brussels for your convenience
What to Expect
This Belgian beer tour includes four beers and starts at an easy-to-find meeting spot in central Brussels near Grand Place. Once you meet with your guide and group, your guide takes you to a bar in the historical area of the city. As you taste your beer, your guide explains about the flavors profile and history of Belgian beers. Hear about what goes into the brewing process and how that affects the taste. Taste a traditional Trappist ale, a local favorite. At another, a local hangout, you’ll taste more beers with your guide, gaining more insight into the local beer and bar landscape. When the tour ends, you can stay for more beer (own expense) or leave for your next Brussels experience.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Warmoesberg 2, 1000 Brussel, Belgium
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local Guide
  • One free Belgian Trappist ale
  • A tasting selection of 3 Belgian beer samples
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Additional food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • You must be 18+ to enjoy the beer tasting so please bring valid photo ID
  • Children under 18 years old can join this tour without beer tasting
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • The exact end location may vary depending on the day, but all the bars visited during the beer tour are located in the city centre
  • The independent guides who employ us to market their tours have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites & stories mentioned and lasts about 2.5 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Please ensure you take photo ID with you
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Sophie B wrote a review 7 Dec
1 contribution1 helpful vote
Tom Muller was our beer tour guide and he was great! He was upbeat, interesting and clearly knew his Belgium beer. We met other couples there from Portugal, New Zealand and Hungary (we’re from the U.K.) and we even went on to a different bar with them after the tour officially
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Date of experience: December 2019
Nicholas W wrote a review 5 Dec
85 contributions30 helpful votes
Adriene was our tour guide, and was friendly, welcoming, and is an expert in his subject. He made us feel at ease as a group of Brits, Kiwis, Americans, and Brazilians. He explained a lot of the history of why Belgian beer is what it is, and so some of the history of Belgium. He
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GyorgyWagner wrote a review 3 Dec
11 contributions
This was written on a T-shirt of a girl in the group and if you like beers, you would be very happy with this tour and the Belgian beers. The atmosphere of the pubs (especially the second one, Delirium) was excellent, in the group there were nice people, it was good to talk with
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Date of experience: November 2019
Stephen wrote a review Nov 2019
19 contributions4 helpful votes
The passion and wit of Adrien came through and he made the tour a hit for me. He was very knowledgeable and I found it a lot of fun. I have a new appreciation for Trappist beers!
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Emma A wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
I bought the beer tour while I was on the free walking tour and that's absolutely because of Fraser. He is a true gem and went above and beyond to make the tours fun and informative. I had questions about Peter the Great's vomit statue and he did extra research between tours and
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Date of experience: November 2019
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