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Du Bocq

Purnode, Belgium

 
     

Martin Belot started brewing in 1858. He was a farmer in Purnode.

After the first worldwar started Du Bocq to brew the beer La Gauloise, a top-fermented brown beer. La Gauloise brown is nowadays the oldest beer brewed and produced by Brasserie du Bocq.

The brewery still remains independent of all Belgian or foreign brewing groups.

The brewery makes a lot of beers with different names, and contract brews too.

 


Blanche De Namur
wheat beer with spices. Won WBA09 - World Beer Awards World´s Best Wheat Beer 2009. Blanche De Namur (1313-1363). Daughter of the Count of Namur, became in 1335 queen of Norway and Sweden.
Blanche De Namur, 2000

ABV: 4,5 %.

Witbier Biere

Blanche De Namur, 2008

ABV: 4,5 %. Bitterness: 12 EBU, Colour: 5 EBC.

Blond, cloudy and milky. Fine fruity with a scent of the used spice, coriander and bitter orange.

Blanche De Namur, 2008. With "Belgian Beer Paradise".

ABV: 4,5 %. Bitterness: 12 EBU, Colour: 5 EBC.

Blond, cloudy and milky. Fine fruity with a scent of the used spice, coriander and bitter orange.

Blanche De Namur, 2009. With "Belgian Beer". "World Beer Awards World´s best wheat beer"

33 cl, ABV: 4,5 %. Bitterness: 12 EBU, Colour: 5 EBC.

Blond, cloudy and milky. Fine fruity with a scent of the used spice, coriander and bitter orange.

Du Bocq Blanche De Namur

Blanche De Namur, 2011. "World Beer Awards World´s best wheat beer 09"

75 cl, ABV: 4,5 %. Bitterness: 12 EBU, Colour: 5 EBC.

Blond, cloudy and milky. Fine fruity with a scent of the used spice, coriander and bitter orange.

Du Bocq Blanche De Namur
Blanche De Namur, 2016. With "Belgian Beer". "World Beer Awards World´s best wheat beer"

33 cl, ABV: 4,5 %. Bitterness: 12 EBU, Colour: 5 EBC.

Du Bocq Blanche De Namur
Blanche De Namur, 2017. "World Beer Awards World´s best wheat beer"

33 cl, ABV: 4,5 %. Bitterness: 12 EBU, Colour: 5 EBC.

Du Bocq Blanche De Namur

 
Corsendonk Christmas
Corsendonk was origianly from a Priori near the city Oud-Turnhout. The Priori was closed as monastery in 1785, and in the buildings is today a hotel.

N.V. Brewery Corsendonk distribute today beers which is contract brewed by others, here Du Bocq.

Corsendonk Christmas Ale, 2006.

Strong Ale - Season Ale, 8,5%.

The aroma is smoky and citrousy, somewhat of a pinaepple smell. Taste sweet with a blend of cinnamon and coriander.


 
Deugniet

Triple.

Deugniet, 1992.

8% ABV.

Anno 1858. Streekbier Ardennen en Maas.

Deugniet, 2000.

7,5% ABV. Biere Blonde.

Brouwerij Du Bocq, Purnode.


 
La Gauloise Brune

Brune.

La Gauloise. Brune. 1995.

9% ABV.


 
Regal Christmas - Bocq Christmas
Du Bocq took over the Brasserie Centrale de Marbaix-la-Tour in 1967, and added Saison regal and Regal Christmas (from 2008 called Bocq Christmas) too its range of products.
Regal Christmas, 2005

Strong Ale - Season Ale, 8,1%.

Dark brown. Long lasting head. Sweet tofee aroma with notes of coriander and liquorice.

Bocq Christmas, 2010

Strong Ale - Season Ale, 8,1%.

18% Plato.


 
Saison 1858

Belgian Farmhouse Ale.

Saison, 2017.

6,4% ABV.

1858. Farmhouse Ale, Blonde Ale.


 
Saison Regal

Biere du Terroir.

Saison Regal, 1995.

6,0% ABV.

Biere belge de Tradition. Ardennes et Meuse.


 
Theos Cool Chicken Kold Kylling
Labled for the importer Theodoridis in Denmark (not 100 % certain that the beer is brewed at Du Bocq.)
Theo's Kold Kylling, Cool Chicken. 1998.

Strong premium beer, 6,2%.


 
Theos Julebryg
Labled for the importer Theodoridis in Denmark.
Julebryg. 1999.

Luksus øl, 6,2%.