Style and Colour: Dark special beer.
Taste: Fine balance between caramel and malt aromas, combining the warmth of the wine with the freshness of the beer.
Alcohol: 8.5 % ABV
Drinking Temperature: 8 -10 ° C
Fermentation: High fermentation.
The Brewery: The Brewery Het Anker is located in Mechelen, in Belgium. Founded in the 15th century.
Origin: The roots of this beer go all the way back to the Mechelsen Bruynen, the city beer brewed when the 16th-century Emperor Charles V was in power. The local brewers’ guild introduced the Groot Keizersbier – the beer of the Great Emperor. The beer’s name is a reference to the golden coins of the imperial reign.
Food: Goes wonderfully well with stews and patés.
Awards: World Beer Awards Gold medal 2023