Duchesse De Bourgogne from Brouwerij Verhaeghe is the traditional Flemish red ale. This refreshing ale is matured in oak casks; smooth with a rich texture and interplay of passion fruit, and chocolate, and a long, dry and acidic finish. After the first and secondary fermentation, the beer goes for maturation into the oak barrels for 18 months. The final product is a blend of younger 8 months old beer with 18 months old beer. The average age of the Duchesse de Bourgogne before being bottled is 12 months.
Price CategorySpecialty, Import
Beer StyleFlemish Red Ale
Alcohol By Vol.6%
CharacteristicsSweet, fruity ale with a pleasant sour finish
1 x 11.2 fl. oz.699176-203317
12 x 25.4 fl. oz.699176-207513
6 x 4 x 11.2 fl. oz.699176-203348
1 x 6L699176-583754
5.2 gal. kegNo UPC code
1 x 11.2 fl. oz. cans699176-583921
6 x 4 x 11.2 fl. oz. cans699176-583938
When the brewery was founded in 1946 to brew and commercialize the beers of the Trappist Monks of Westvletern, the brewery received 4 beers from them: Abt 12, Prior 8, Pater 6 and Extra 4. In the 70’s this ‘Enkel’ or ‘Single’ style went out of fashion and the production of the Extra 4 was […]
Duchesse Cherry is a blend of 1 and 2 year-old Duchesse de Bourgogne aged in oak casks with local sour cherries added to the maturing beer. Savor the flavors of cherries, vanilla and passionfruit for the perfect balance of malts, fruity sweetness and acidity.