Meet Chuck Cook, Belgian Beer Specialist!

Your guide to the vibrant world of Belgian beer!

With 200 brewery visits in Belgium, including all Trappist Abbey breweries and top lambic producers, Chuck is your go-to expert.

Your global source for all things Belgian Beer.

Flemish Brewery Features

Flanders, the Flemish-speaking northern half of Belgium, has great lambic brewers and blenders, sour brown ale makers, and innovative breweries producing a myriad of beers.

Brussels and Wallonia Brewery Features

With Farmhouse breweries, rolling countryside, and great natural beauty, the less densely populated southern half of Belgium, French-speaking Wallonia, beckons visitors.

Cafes and

Belgium is home to hundreds of great beer cafes where you can savor the country’s national drink, and restaurants where you can enjoy fine cuisine and beer. Come here to read about them.

News and Events in Belgium and Beyond

Look here for information on beer tastings, beer festivals, beer releases, and other news from the Belgian beer world, as well as Belgian-inspired events and news in the English-speaking world.

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From the travels of Chuck Cook, your guide to the vibrant world of Belgian beer!

Café Posts