American lagers

American lagers

We managed to get our hands on some beers brewed in America! And that’s something, because they aren’t easy to get around here.

(Off) flavours

(Off) flavours

If you think being a biersommelier is all about trying the newest and best beers and drinking all kind of nice stuff, think again … Training for becoming a biersommelier puts beer and flavours in a whole new perspective, and unfortunately not all is well in paradise.

World championships Rimini 2019

World championships Rimini 2019

I told you about the Dutch championships, well, a week ago I was at the world championships Biersommelier! Dennis Kort, Pepijn van der Waa and Hubert Hecker were the Dutch delegation and Maurus, Uwe, Frans and I joined them as their cheerleaders.

Dutch beer culture

Dutch beer culture

I’m writing about so many other cultures, I should write something about Dutch beer culture as well, and don’t make the mistake that it doesn’t exist, it does 🙂

Training for the Championships, our dilemmas.

Training for the Championships, our dilemmas.

I want to participate in the Dutch championships in 2020. Not to win – not saying that wouldn’t be nice – but mainly to participate in the first three rounds, test myself on my knowledge and tasting abilities ánd as a bonus…